Important information regarding COVID Restrictions Support Scheme (CRSS) from AG Associates

The recent Budget saw the announcement of the COVID Restrictions Support Scheme (CRSS), a welcome initiative to assist businesses that are closed because of COVID-19 restrictions. Finance Bill 2020 has now been published, together with Revenue guidance notes on the new scheme and, while the legislation is still subject to amendment this gives a clearer…

From Kerala to Cork … Maharani a new Gin in Town

Rebel City Distillery, the first new distillery in Cork city in almost fifty years, has launched its first release, Maharani Gin. Founded by Robert Barrett in 2020, Rebel City Distillery is situated in the heart of Cork’s historic Docklands, and will produce a range of premium spirits which draw inspiration from around the world. Maharani Gin celebrates a fusion…

5 Financial Halloween Horrors to Avoid This Scary Season – AG Associates

Halloween is fast approaching and everywhere you look has orange pumpkins, ghosts and zombies. It’s also the time of the year that many SMEs and Directors are submitting their year-end accounts to Revenue. It can be a daunting time for some. However, let’s not get spooked. Here are five top tips for managing your finances…

5 Reasons to Do your Tax Return Early – Be the Early Bird

  Long summer evenings do not equal thinking about tax returns or planning. However, it can be the best time to kickstart this process gathering information so there is less pressure as the deadline approaches. Whether you are self-employed, own a rental property, let property through Airbnb or are obliged to complete a return for…

How You Vote Doesn’t Matter – what’s important is that you Do….

How You Vote Doesn’t Matter – what’s important is that you Do…. Anyone who listens to the Opinion Line regularly on Cork’s 96FM will know that regular callers to our show tend to have little regard for politicians. For the most part, they view them as self-serving, untrustworthy, economical with the truth, and above all,…