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When it pays to top up after you get sliced down

When it pays to top up after you get sliced down

A company’s share price can take a tumble through no fault of its own. Don’t panic: do your homework, and it might be an opportunity rather than a threat

The Tax Take : Deciding which tax system is best: a simple one or a fair one

The Tax Take : Deciding which tax system is best: a simple one or a fair one

The Irish tax system is relatively simple for companies and PAYE individuals alike. But does this simplicity come at the cost of fairness?

What the budget means for your pocket

What the budget means for your pocket

The budget maintained the progressive framework of personal tax in Ireland with some minor reductions, but disappointed some businesses by doing little to improve the competitiveness of the tax regime for international mobile talent

Cold comfort for SMEs and entrepreneurs

Cold comfort for SMEs and entrepreneurs

The budget contained a number of measures aimed at helping businesses and entrepreneurs. However, more needs to be done to support those taking the greatest risks for the sake of the economy

On balance, a pretty voter-friendly budget

On balance, a pretty voter-friendly budget

The finance minister put a little extra cash in most pockets this year, fuelling speculation that Ireland is heading for the polls

How to make your return a rewarding one

How to make your return a rewarding one

Self-doubt and a sense of isolation can often affect ‘returners’ to the workplace. But there are ways around this

The Tax Take Budget 2019 special

The Tax Take Budget 2019 special

The budget is likely to leave most of us slightly better off, but don't go breaking out the champers and party hats

The twin threats of Brexit and Corbyn

The twin threats of Brexit and Corbyn

Time is running out for investors to assess risks involved in British-linked stocks. Some major Irish companies could emerge unscathed, others will be hit hard

Slim down your spending without the crash diet

Slim down your spending without the crash diet

If you want to change your financial habits, first you have to understand them, say the experts

Budget 2019: The lowdown on paid parental leave

Budget 2019: The lowdown on paid parental leave

Acid test for new US tax regime

Acid test for new US tax regime

Ireland could benefit as superpowers face off in a global debate about where cross-border businesses should pay their tax

The rise of inoffensive taxation

The rise of inoffensive taxation

The reassessment of the Local Property Tax due next year has produced the latest attempt at inoffensive taxation, an idea so bad, in so many ways, it’s hard to know where to start

The Tax Take with Brian Keegan

The Tax Take with Brian Keegan

If the finance minister hopes to repair our national reputation with his corporate tax roadmap, he’ll have to shout a little louder, and in a few more languages

Looking for the next big thing? think small

Looking for the next big thing? think small

Investing in small cap stocks involves higher risk, but it offers the greatest growth potential

20 easy ways to cut your tax bill

20 easy ways to cut your tax bill

Tax reliefs and credits support private individuals picking up the tab for items which might otherwise cost the exchequer dear. No one should be shy of claiming them