Ireland

The phased abolition of the controversial “double Irish” tax scheme and introduction of a new tax relief for intellectual property will enhance Ireland’s corporate tax regime and align it with

Irish finance minister Michael Noonan announced that the double-Irish tax loophole would be closed in the country's first non-austerity budget in seven years.

The Irish government has defended two tax rulings given to the Apple group in 1991 and 2007 after a European Commission decision published this week suggested that Apple may have received illeg

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An Irish accountant received an 18-month jail sentence, with the final 12 months suspended, for charges including fraudulent evasion of tax and failing to lodge VAT returns.

An Irish conman who pretended he was a forensic accountant and lived "four separate lives" has been jailed for two years.

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Two former directors of the bank that nearly bankrupted Ireland, Anglo Irish, have been sentenced to 240 hours community service for an illegal loan scheme.

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The Irish government is looking into requests from accountancy bodies such as Chartered Accountants Ireland to regulate the term 'accountant'. 

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A former accountant has appeared on the 2014 Irish 'rich list' as the highest newcomer.

Irish accountancy body Chartered Accountants Ireland (CAI) has warned that there are 120 unregulated accountan

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The Irish government has a

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