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PKF-FPM RoI Quarterly Newsletter

Please find attached our 4th and final newsletter of 2016 which as well as the usual tax, business and legal briefs covers the recent budget, foreign exchange matters and email marketing.   To download this issue please Click Here   Should you require any further information or wish to speak with one of our tax team please contact our Senior Tax Manager Desi Foley at d.foley@pkffpm.com “

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PKF-FPM Retain Top UK Accountancy Employer Award

For the second year running, leading island based accountancy practice PKF-FPM Accountants won the Accountancy Age Top UK Accountancy Employer Award 2016 at the glittering British Accountancy Awards Gala Banquet Ceremony which took place last night (29 November 2016) at the Brewery, in London. In addition, the only Northern Ireland firm to be shortlisted for the British Accountancy Awards, PKF-FPM were also highly commended in ...

Change to processing time for payments to revenue Commissioners

From next Monday (5th December 2016), the processing time to debit bank accounts via ROS and myAccount will be reduced to three working days. Currently, it takes up to seven days to debit an account not previously used to pay taxes and four days to debit an account used on a recurring basis. Revenue advises taxpayers to ensure they have sufficient funds in their bank ...

Family Business Succession Seminar… Your Invitation

Talk to the Family Business and Asset Succession experts at PKF-FPM to help you with planning for the next generation and getting your business ready. Succession is a process and not an event, the process should be initiated early, take place over time and be revised if necessary.  Financial independence and security for the senior generation is very important. Let us show you how to avoid ...

Autumn Statement 2016

The new Chancellor, Philip Hammond today give his first and last Autumn statement, before the commencement of the Brexit process, without giving any insight into the opportunities or challenges that lie in wait for the UK. The statement had very little to offer in the line of news as most of the announcements relating to nominal increases in allowances and bands for income tax, and national ...

Farm Business Improvement Scheme (FBIS)

The Farm Business Improvement Scheme (FBIS) is a package of measures aimed at improving the competitiveness and sustainability of the farming sector.   The Capital Scheme has two separate tiers – Tier 1 and Tier 2. The grant rate of funding for both tiers in the Scheme is 40% of eligible costs.   Tier 1 is for projects costing from £5,000 – £30,000 (eligible costs) and is primarily aimed at ...

New funding available to voluntary and community organisations in Northern Ireland

Communities Minister, Paul Givan MLA has announced funding of £270,000 for a small grants pilot programme to provide assistance to voluntary and community organisations to purchase equipment. The Programme will be run across Northern Ireland and will be aimed at small organisations who may have difficulty accessing more mainstream funding programmes. Awards of between £1,500 and £5,000 are available. Organisations across the youth, sporting, charitable and ...

PKF-FPM Brexit Briefing to Total Produce PLC

Directors Feargal McCormack and Michael Farrell were delighted to have the opportunity to provide a ‘Brexit Thought Leadership Briefing’ to management at Total Produce PLC.       Pictured L-R: Feargal McCormack, Managing Director PKF-FPM, Paul Brien, Finance Director Total Produce PLC, Claire Roddy, Group Financial Accountant Total Produce PLC and Michael Farrell, Director PKF-FPM.  

New Strategic Support Service For Northern Ireland’s Charity Sector

Chief executives from Northern Ireland’s top charities will attend the launch in Belfast on Wednesday 19 October of “Protecting People with Purpose”, a leadership support service for Northern Ireland’s charity sector. Chief executives from Northern Ireland’s top charities will attend the launch in Belfast this evening of Protecting People with Purpose, a leadership support service for Northern Ireland’s charity sector.   The new service is a strategic initiative ...