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Brian Keegan: Is Ireland a tax haven within  a tax haven?

Brian Keegan: Is Ireland a tax haven within a tax haven?

Our corporation tax system is aligned with all of the important EU and international norms, except for the rate

A switch in time saves thousands

A switch in time saves thousands

Getting the best deals on household bills, banking and other services is easier than you think

How to keep your business in Revenue’s good books

How to keep your business in Revenue’s good books

Don’t just stay on the right side of the rules – be seen to be doing so

Ten ways to cut that bill

Ten ways to cut that bill

Everyone can reduce their tax bills by utilising allowances and tax credits. Here are my tips

Central Bank warns that mortgage cashback deals carry risks

Central Bank warns that mortgage cashback deals carry risks

The admission came after a member of the Central Bank’s board warned that such cashback incentives were “a way of getting around” Central Bank rules

After all is said and done, tax happens

After all is said and done, tax happens

Government is refusing, as a stated tax-raising measure, to index tax bands and allowances as the economy recovers. Therefore, as incomes recover, we pay proportionately more tax on them

10 Tips on how to recover your financial health

10 Tips on how to recover your financial health

If you’ve overspent in 2017 and don’t want to repeat the same mistakes next year, now is the time to get planning and have a happier financial 2018

Taxation and the law of unintended consequences

Taxation and the law of unintended consequences

No surprises and no big changes will get Ireland through these turbulent times

How to make a financial plan for 2018 and beyond

How to make a financial plan for 2018 and beyond

Now is a good time to take a hard look at income and expenditure, at areas where you can save money, and how you can plan ahead

Banking: a charter for radical cultural change

Banking: a charter for radical cultural change

In the wake of the tracker mortgage scandal, unethical banking practices will continue to dog the sector, unless the state acts before it’s too late

Eight things the experts want for Christmas

Eight things the experts want for Christmas

Financial experts tell The Sunday Business Post what they’d like to see change in their areas of expertise

The ghost of Christmas Brexit shows Santa a scary new world

The ghost of Christmas Brexit shows Santa a scary new world

‘You’re not going to thank me for this, Santa, but you might owe HM Revenue & Customs a few bob.’ In the near future, Customs Officer Smith gives the man in red the lowdown on the meddlesome new trading arrangements

Banks still too slow to admit tracker failings

Banks still too slow to admit tracker failings

The latest update on the tracker scandal shows that the numbers affected almost doubled in the space of a few months, long after the investigation began

Good tidings on economy allow cautious festive cheer

Good tidings on economy allow cautious festive cheer

What is the economic growth delivering to people this Christmas? Our annual economic outlook survey finds out

Top 10 shopping tips for Christmas

Top 10 shopping tips for Christmas

Financial planner Paul Merriman shares how to get through the holiday season without courting financial ruin