An overview of Individual Saving Accounts (ISA) in Ireland

Written by JackJack, 15 January 2019 in Ireland

*Please note that these are general or the most common terms for each account type. Individual banks will have their own name for different accounts- so it's best to research via each bank's website individually to see what they all offer.

It's also going to be the case that the majority of these accounts will have minimum/ maximum deposit thresholds (which will vary by account type and the bank that offers the account).*

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Self-employed in Ireland: A guide to your taxes (Part 2)

Written by JackJack, 27 December 2018 in Ireland Taxes

In the first part of our tax guide, we covered what you'll need to be able to pay taxes, as well as how and when you'll pay them each year. For part two, we'll look at what a tax return is made up of- Income tax, Universal Social Charge, and Pay Related Social Insurance. We'll also touch on Tax Credits, and a little about VAT. So, diving in...

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Self employed in Ireland: A guide to your taxes (Part 1 of 2)

Written by JackJack, 19 December 2018 in Ireland Taxes

I know, I know - it isn't the most exciting of aspects when it comes to running a business, but unfortunately it has to be done.

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As there’s a lot ot get into, this topic will be split into two parts. In this post we'll go over the criteria for filing a self assessment tax return (or in the few cases that you don’t need to), and the method for self-assessment.

If you already know how self assessment works, but want to find out a bit more about how it all comes together, then in Part 2 we’ll have a closer look at a breakdown of each tax component: Income, Universal Social Charge (USC), Pay Related Social Insurance (PRSI), Value Added Tax (VAT), and about Tax Credits.

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Invoicing in Ireland? Here's a how-to guide

Written by JackJack, 12 November 2018 in Ireland

If you're a small business or freelancer in Ireland, then aside from the marketing, bringing in new business, and trying to secure new clients, you might not have given too much thought to how you're going to keep track of your invoices.

You might not even have an idea of how you're going to start invoicing in the first place. Don't panic- we're here to help.

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Sure, it isn't the most fun part of running your own business, but unfortunately it's one of the most important because it's how you're going to ensure you get paid on time and in full by your clients.

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