Debt Warehousing Scheme: New Developments

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Debt Warehousing Scheme: New Developments Important Update for Business Owners: Changes to the Debt Warehousing Scheme The Minister for Finance made an announcement on February 5th that brings positive news for businesses participating in the Debt Warehousing Scheme (DWS). The interest rate on warehoused tax debt is being reduced from 3% to an incredible 0%. This means that any business … Read More

Stay Informed with HLB Insights Newsletters

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Stay Informed with HLB Insights Newsletters As the new year unfolds, HLB Ireland is thrilled to present its latest newsletter, a treasure trove of updates, insights and essential information designed to keep you at the forefront of industry developments. With 2024 promising to be a year of significant change and opportunity, staying informed has never been more crucial.   What’s … Read More

HLB Cyber News Insights January 2024

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HLB Cyber News Insights January 2024 In This Issue: Cyber Crime Ranked as Primary Concern by Compliance Experts Cyber crime has been identified as the top threat among financial crimes in Ireland, according to compliance professionals. Cyber crime, including hacking, phishing, and online scams, was highlighted as the most significant issue by 34% of respondents. This category surpassed other concerns … Read More

Richael Timothy Gears Up for UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships

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Richael Timothy Gears Up for UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships Richael Timothy, a remarkable Irish paracycling athlete, shares insights into her rigorous training routine and community engagement as she prepares for the UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships in March 2024. In October, Richael diligently continued structured training, increasing her weekly volume to 12-15 hours in various weather conditions, both indoors … Read More

Self-Employed v. Employee: Update to Revenue Code

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Self-Employed v. Employee: Update to Revenue Code   Following the landmark judgment delivered in The Revenue Commissioners v. Karshan (Midlands) Ltd. t/a Domino’s Pizza in October last year, Revenue have responded by removing their existing Code of Practice on Determining Employment Status with a view to providing an update. The code is a key document for businesses as it provides … Read More

Payroll Update 2024: Enhanced Reporting Requirements

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Payroll Update 2024: Enhanced Reporting Requirements   Revenue have issued updated guidance on the Enhanced Reporting Requirements in relation to employee benefits.The 2022 Finance Act provided for mandatory reporting to Revenue by employers in respect of three specific measures, collectively referred to as “reportable benefits”. The reportable benefits are those made without the deduction of tax being: the remote working … Read More

Navigating Ethical Dimensions of AI and Upholding Integrity in Accountancy: The Interplay Between Ethics

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Navigating Ethical Dimensions of AI and Upholding Integrity in Accountancy: The Interplay Between Ethics Article Featured in the Accountancy Plus December Issue 2023   Integrating Artificial Intelligence (AI) in accountancy has sparked unprecedented transformations. While AI offers countless benefits, it is accompanied by complex ethical considerations that necessitate a nuanced approach. In this extensive article, we will delve into the … Read More

HLB Ireland Supports Focus Ireland’s Sponsor a Star Initiative

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HLB Ireland Supports Focus Ireland’s Sponsor a Star Initiative HLB Ireland is committed to maintaining Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and has embarked on various significant initiatives throughout the year. Our continuous commitment to supporting Focus Ireland is at the core of these efforts. We are delighted to reaffirm our sponsorship for a star on their Christmas tree. Focus Ireland is … Read More

HLB Cyber News Insights November Edition

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HLB Cyber News Insights November Edition In This Issue: Data Breach at Electric Ireland Affects 8,000 Customers: Electric Ireland has recently confirmed a significant data breach impacting approximately 8,000 customers. The breach, suspected to involve internal unauthorised access, led to the exposure of sensitive personal and financial data. In response, Electric Ireland is actively reaching out to the affected customers, … Read More

Graduate Programme 2024: Open for applications

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Graduate Programme 2024: Open for applications We’re delighted to announce that we are now accepting applications to our graduate programme 2024. Join us for your graduate traineeship and gain valuable experience working with a leading advisory & accounting firm. You will work alongside our expert team, where you can hone your skillset, expand your network and gain invaluable insights from … Read More