Brian Keegan

Brian Keegan

Water, water everywhere you look

Water, water everywhere you look

Irish Water must show it has the ability to charge the right people.

The Ansbacher dossier: Offshore accounts and tax fraud, writes Brian Keegan.

The Ansbacher dossier: Offshore accounts and tax fraud, writes Brian Keegan.

There are plenty of good reasons for wanting to open an offshore account. You might want to get ...

The Tax Take with Brian Keegan

The Tax Take with Brian Keegan

Why the local property tax worked, but water charges won't.

Dear Minister, may I present my alternative Finance Bill . . .

Dear Minister, may I present my alternative Finance Bill . . .

The Finance Bill was tailored for multinationals. I believe Michael Noonan should have done more for Indigenous Ireland Inc, writes Brian Keegan.

Budget 2015 Economics: How the state ham mers the self-employed

Budget 2015 Economics: How the state ham mers the self-employed

The tax system routinely charges more tax on self-employed people, like the USC, which they pay at a rate of 11 per cent to employees’ 8 per cent.

The Tax Take with Brian Keegan

The Tax Take with Brian Keegan

A look at past public consultations gives us a few pointers as to what Budget 15 might contain.

The Tax Take: Brian Keegan

The Tax Take: Brian Keegan

Ireland is being scapegoated over the Apple tax issue by an EU Commission hungry for publicity

Apple: At the core of the matter

Apple: At the core of the matter

The decision taken this week is not to ascertain whether state aid rules were broken, but simply a decision to investigate, writes Brian Keegan.

The Tax Take with Brian Keegen

The Tax Take with Brian Keegen

Give tax breaks where they will make a difference.

Tax: Corporate crackdown What OECD tax review means for Ireland

Tax: Corporate crackdown What OECD tax review means for Ireland

Those seven OECD tax deliverables - what they are and how they could affect both businesses and taxpayers

OECD tax reform proposals are not in Ireland's interest

OECD tax reform proposals are not in Ireland's interest

The Tax Take with Brian Keegan.

The Tax Take

The Tax Take

Brian Keegan: No matter the referendum outcome, Scotland’s tax landscape is changing

Tax reform has its price

Tax reform has its price

Relief may now be on the way for taxpayers, but someone will have to pay the price, writes Brian Keegan.

COMMENT: Wrong strategy on tax regime change could hurt investment

COMMENT: Wrong strategy on tax regime change could hurt investment

The bulk of the tax is paid by multinational companies, but very few multinational companies pay the bulk of tax, writes Brian Keegan

COMMENT: Expense payments to non-executive directors under more scrutiny

COMMENT: Expense payments to non-executive directors under more scrutiny

The default approach of the Revenue Commissioners to taxpayer activity is one of profound suspicion, writes Brian Keegan