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Don Patterson Open Juvenile Golf Competition 2016

  The Don Patterson Open Juvenile Golf Competition is hosted in recognition of Don Patterson (Dr Golf) sponsored by PKF-FPM Accountants, with offices in Newry, Belfast, Dundalk, Dungannon and Mallusk. The competition which is in its 9th year is now established as one of Ireland’s premier juvenile golf competitions, attracting over 150 entries from across the island, last year. The event is to be played at Warrenpoint ...

Following a visit to CPL Northern Ireland’s office, An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny paid a courtesy visit to PKF-FPM

Following a visit to CPL Northern Ireland’s office, An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny paid a courtesy visit to the PKF-FPM Belfast office.   Pictured Left to right are:  Elaine Ashenhurst, PKF-FPM; Anne Heraty, CEO of Cpl Resources plc; An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny; Feargal McCormack, Managing Director PKF-FPM Accountants; Aine Brolly, CEO Cpl Northern Ireland; and Jade Jamison PKF-FPM.        

Unlocking the potential for R&D relief in your business

Is your business missing out on a valuable tax relief, Research & Development (‘R&D’).  If your business is carrying out qualifying R&D activities, significant tax savings and a tax refund from HMRC or Revenue Commissioners could be obtained. Based on our extensive hands-on experience to date, business owners can be actively engaged in R&D activities without even realising it and miss out on the benefits of R&D relief. There is ...

Rural Development Programme

Please see attached details in relation to the Rural Development Programme which has opened in Mourne, Gullion and Lecale regions. We thought the Rural Business Investment Support may be of interest to you or your contacts whereby Businesses can get significant capital grant assistance. We have attached in the link below further information for your reference. Rural Development Programme Dates of Mandatory Workshop If any business is interested in applying it ...

PKF-FPM Are Proud To Sponsor The Best Awards 2016

PKF-FPM are proud sponsors of The Best Awards 2016, Director Lowry Grant presented Nadine Gollogy from Southern Regional College with the coveted award for her project ‘Happy Nappy’. Northern Irelands top future innovators had their work recognised at the prestigious BEST Awards ceremony held at the Foyle Arena in Derry-Londonderry on Thursday 26th May 2016.  Now in its sixth year the BEST Awards recognises innovation in ...

Exciting Job Opportunity Available

About Us PKF-FPM Accountants Limited, with offices in Newry, Dundalk, Belfast, Mallusk and Dungannon, and specialising in a broad range of chartered accountancy and business consultancy services is a leading service provider in Ireland. In April 2016, PKF-FPM were announced winner of the Employer of the Year Award at the Irish Accountancy Awards in Dublin. The firm is now uniquely the Irish and British Accountancy Employer ...

Wrong code warning for SDLT for buy-to-let purchases

Code 04 must be used when the purchase of a residential property results in owning more than one residential property. Code 01 is for residential properties but does not include additional properties. When code 04 is used the HMRC system will automatically calculate the tax due at the higher rates. If the new property is a replacement for a main residence but this has not yet ...

The falling rates of capital gains tax

Question. The Budget in March announced the reduction in the rate of tax payable on capital gains. What are these new rules and rates and do they apply to all assets? Answer. Capital Gains Tax (CGT) is a tax on the profit when you sell or dispose of an asset that has increased in value. It is the gain you make that is taxed, not the ...

Cross Border Breakfast Seminar

Join us at this Breakfast Seminar to learn some Practical Tips for Successful Cross Border trading & Maximising the Island economy on Wednesday 8th June 2016 at The Quays – Omniplex, Newry at 8am. The seminar will be of interest to any company that is trading or considering trading on an All Island basis. It will give businesses an insight into the value of the Island Economy ...

Family Business Succession Seminar

PKF-FPM and MLN would like to invite you to the Family Business Succession Breakfast seminar on Thursday 26 May 2016 at 8.00am in the Glanavon House Hotel, Cookstown. Our Managing Director, Feargal McCormack will deliver the presentation which promises to be an insightful look not only at family businesses but the DNA and culture that is in place in successful growth businesses. It is recognised that Succession ...