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Complacency and under-claiming on R&D tax credits ‘stifling innovation’

Financial Director features a report on how 70% of UK firms are significantly under-claiming R&D tax credit claims each year. It is noted that the commitment and approach of the businesses’ advisors must be questioned, considering that the UK government plans to increase the rate of UK R&D investment to 2.4% of GDP, a rise from the current rate of 1.6%. It is suggested that ...

PKF-FPM Secure Top Honours at Irish Accountancy Awards

Independent Ireland based accountancy practice, PKF-FPM, with offices north and south of the Irish border, proved to be leading their sector when awarded two of the most sought-after honours at the Irish Accountancy Awards Gala, which took place recently in The Mansion House, Dublin.   The magnitude of taking home these awards, namely: Large Practice of the Year and Individual Excellence Accountant of the Year – awarded ...

Leadership – Caring for & Empowering your Team with @FeargalMcC

Leadership - Caring for & Empowering your Team with @FeargalMcC

The Chief Executives’ Club at Queens University Belfast are delighted to host an evening lecture on Leadership – Caring for & Empowering your Team with Feargal McCormack President of Chartered Accountants Ireland & Managing Director of PKF FPM on Tuesday 14 May.     To book your place please click here  

PKF-FPM Spring Charity Seminar

PKF-FPM Spring Charity Seminar

Spring into Action Join us at the PKF-FPM Spring Charity Seminar   Date: Thursday 16th May 2019 10am – 12pm (Registration & morning refreshments 9.30am) Venue: Crowne Plaza Belfast, Shaw’s Bridge   To book your FREE place contact Tracy McMurtry t.mcmurtry@pkffpm.com or call 028 9024 3131.

Spring Statement 2019

Spring Statement 2019

The Chancellor has presented his Spring Statement announcing that he intends to launch a full three year spending review this summer.  A low key mini budget, the Statement undoubtedly aimed to avoid more potential difficulties for the government, as it struggles to finalise a Brexit deal.   As expected, and widely publicised, Mr Hammond’s Spring Statement did not include any tax changes or new spending initiatives, instead ...

PKF-FPM Irish Tax Booklet 2019

PKF-FPM Irish Tax Booklet 2019

All you need to know about Tax in Ireland for 2019   Find out the most recent tax changes and amendments in the latest PKF-FPM Irish Tax Booklet   To download please Click Here  

PKF-FPM placed 27th in The Sunday Times 2019 Top 100 Best Small Companies to Work for in the UK

PKF-FPM placed 27th in The Sunday Times 2019 Top 100 Best Small Companies to Work for in the UK

Northern Ireland headquartered accountancy practice, PKF-FPM has scored another milestone success…. after being placed in the prestigious Sunday Times Top 100 Best Small Companies to Work for, for the second consecutive year. Ranked 27th in the UK small-sized business category, PKF-FPM jumped an astonishing 37 places from position 64 last year. Indeed, PKF-FPM achieved the Number One spot in Northern Ireland against stiff competition. PKF-FPM Accountants, ...

Brian McConville delivers keynote speech at Ulster University Business School Leadership Event

Brian McConville delivers keynote speech at Ulster University Business School Leadership Event

“Our team is the best in the world- we don’t just say that, our customers do. This comes down to our company Values which include having a ‘can-do’ attitude. We work together as a team to deliver and to make things happen.”   These were just some of the thoughts towards achieving success shared with business leaders by MJM Group Chair, Brian McConville, as keynote speaker at ...

PKF-FPM Leadership Talk with Brian McConville

PKF-FPM Leadership Talk with Brian McConville

Join Brian McConville as he chats to Gerry Kelly at the PKF-FPM Annual Leadership Talk. This event will take place as part of the 2019 MLN Management Month in association with the Ulster University Business School.   When: Thursday 14th February 2019 Starting at 10.00am sharp (Registration from 9.15am)   Where: Ulster University Business School, Ulster University, Belfast Campus, York Street, Belfast BT15 1ED   Places are by invitation only and are limited, to reserve your seat please contact our ...

PKF-FPM RoI Newsletter Issue 4

PKF-FPM RoI Newsletter Issue 4

PKF-FPM RoI Newsletter Issue 4   Features including;   • The Finance Bill 2018 • Tax Briefs • Succession Planning   To download please click here