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.
How online sales can make it the season to...November 20, 2017
The holiday season is now as well known for its landmark online shopping days as it is for goodwill and cheer.
Cautious outlook for many Irish firms as...November 20, 2017
Irish companies are reporting a slight slackening off in the pace of growth, and most say they aren’t seeing evidence of overheating in their own environment.
Don’t be lazy about your home...November 20, 2017
Home insurance is one of those bills it’s almost certain you’re over-paying.
Job vacancies for professionals jump 9pc in...November 16, 2017
The number of professional job vacancies in Ireland rose by 9pc month-on-month in October, in what was a record month in terms of jobs announcements, a new study has found.
More difficult to buy a home now than in the...November 16, 2017
With rents above boom-time levels, and prices quickly playing catch-up, housing affordability has become a real issue over recent years.
Revealed: How many new homes are sold each...November 16, 2017
Just over 450 new homes are being sold every month as the lack of supply fuels price hikes.
Public servants escape new pension rulesNovember 16, 2017
Public servants are escaping new pension rules that delay the payment of the State pension.
Sale of household goods soar despite housing...November 13, 2017
Spending on household goods is up 12.7pc this year, as people’s disposable income continues to rise.
Making time for marketing crucial for...November 10, 2017
Q I run a beauty salon in a small regional town. We are not great at marketing and our sales can only be described as modest. Are there any tips you could give us?
Accounting software specialist doing it by...November 10, 2017
While certain sectors of business have been radically altered over time, others have changed mostly in how they are conducted. For many years Michael Gilmartin and his partner supplied
Boyne Valley food export hub set to create...November 10, 2017
The establishment of a major food industry hub in the Boyne Valley region is set to create 2,500 jobs by 2025, the Sunday Independent has learned.
Irish start-up Zeeko secures funding of...November 7, 2017
An Irish EdTech firm has secured over €100,000 in funding to launch a new project which will investigate how virtual reality (VR) technology impacts children’s health.