Welcome to Desmond Gibbons Accountants
We welcome new business and enjoy helping business to establish themselves and help them through the start up process from concept to a working business. Why not let us help you.
We are a firm of Certified Public Accountants based in Skibbereen in west cork. We have a wealth of knowledge and experience gained over 30 years serving our clients not only here in west cork but in many other parts of Ireland. We appreciate loyalty and have many clients who have been with us since we first opened our doors. We have a loyal and dedicated staff who have worked with us over many years and bring together a combined experience that we share with our clients. We provide a broad range of services including, audit and accountancy, taxation both personal and corporate, company secretarial, consultancy and business planning as well as a dedicated bookkeeping and payroll service.
Visit our Business guides section for guides & tips on starting a business, creating marketing plans, laws, employer PAYE, VAT and more.
Quick resource of excel templates for Cash Flow Statements, Motor and Subsistence Expense, Net Worth, Net Worth Statements and more.
Quick resource of Calculators for Loan Repayment, Compound Interest on Savings, Loan Repayment and more.
Our Taxation Summary section contains the most up-to-date rates for Income Tax, Benefit in Kind, PRSI, Stamp Duty and more.
Ulster Bank appoints former Communicorp CEO...April 20, 2018
Ulster Bank has appointed former Communicorp CEO Gervaise Slowey to its board of directors. Ms Slowey is an independent strategic consultant. Previously she headed up Denis O’Brien’s Communicorp radio group for four years to...
Irish Life Group set to acquire strategic...April 20, 2018
Irish Life Group are set to acquire a strategic shareholding in Ireland’s largest Irish-owned independent financial consultancy, Invesco.
KBC to verify IDs with fintech...April 20, 2018
Lender KBC says it is embracing innovative technology and partnering with skilled fintechs in order to compete in the financial services landscape.
Irish-owned businesses account for one-third...April 19, 2018
Domestic firms spent 36pc of the €4.6bn invested into innovation here in 2016, with multinationals responsible for the balance.
Company owners’ PPSN needed inApril 19, 2018
A new register of businesses is set to include details of owners’ Personal Public Service Numbers (PPSN).
Right on the money: Revolutionising business...April 19, 2018
For the last decade, a lot of Irish SMEs have struggled to access the funds they need to succeed. As the financial crisis took hold, sources of credit dried up. Many Irish businesses found...
Take charge: Slash banking fees by moving...April 10, 2018
In the first half of 2016, just 3,600 of us, or 0.06pc, switched our current account to another bank.
Driver (48) ‘gobsmacked and...April 10, 2018
A motorist was shocked when his annual motor insurance renewal quote rocketed to an incredible €19,000.
National Treasury Management Agency raises...April 10, 2018
The National Treasury Management Agency has raised €4bn from bond investors this afternoon after encountering heavy demand for its latest syndicated bond issuance.
PTSB adds fuel to mortgage war by slashing...April 9, 2018
Permanent TSB has reduced its rates on a number of its fixed rate mortgage products for new business. The changes, will apply to three-year and five-year fixed home loans, will come into effect on...
Household spending will soar to record...April 9, 2018
HOUSEHOLD spending is set to top €100bn this year for the first time as a resurgent economy fattens workers’ wallets, business group Ibec has predicted.
Ireland’s economic growth could be at...April 9, 2018
Ireland’s surging economic growth could be at risk from emerging threats to the country’s competitiveness, business lobby group Ibec has warned.