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Killala Community Wind Farm

Investee Company Name: Calembel Investment Limited / Killala Community Wind Farm DAC Investment Amount: €4,500,000 Industry: Renewable Energy Production Reason for Investment: Capital Expenditure – to construct the wind farm The Godboody EIIS Funds have invested €4,500,000 in the Killala Community wind farm. The funding will be used to part fund the construction costs of […]

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Time to Incorporate, or Not?

As the preliminary income tax deadline for the 2018 year approaches, many business owners operating as sole traders may be facing large or increasing income tax liabilities. With a view to managing this liability, one possible solution could be to establish a company. Reduced Tax Rate of 12.5% on Profits The main attraction for business […]

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Networking tips for future success

Many people attend networking events to gain something: job leads, referrals, exposure, connections, or opportunities to grow their business. Regardless of your reason for attending networking events, understanding the best practices will help you to make the most of your time, allowing you to form connections that will boost your career and help you to […]

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Company Law Updates

In recent weeks there have been a number of changes introduced to Irish company law legislation. It is important for the company secretary, who under Companies 2014 must have the requisite skills to discharge his/her statutory and other legal duties, to keep abreast of such legislative changes in order to ensure that this requirement is […]

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Powerscourt Distillery in high spirits following Goodbody EIIS Fund Investment

Investee Company Name: Powerscourt Distillery Limited Investment Amount: €4,900,000 Industry: Whiskey Distillery and Visitor Centre Reason for Investment: Capital Expenditure The Goodbody EIIS Funds have invested €4,900,000 in Powerscourt Distillery. The investment will be used by the company to acquire stock, to build a new distillery and visitor centre and to launch a new premium brand internationally.Powerscourt Distillery Limited […]

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A quick guide to MVLs

With the 2019 budget recently announced, and the Income tax deadline fast approaching, you may be considering retiring from the company you started many years ago, and asking yourself how you can do this? There are a number of ways to effectively wind down your business that can be done in a tax efficient manner. […]

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Steps to improve business resilience

What is business resilience? The concept of business resilience has been attracting a lot of attention recently; and with businesses across Ireland preparing for the changes that will be brought about from Brexit, improving resilience has never been more important. Business resilience can be described as an organisation’s ability to anticipate, prepare for, respond to […]

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Why businesses fail to adapt to change

The Changing Business Environment Businesses are continually facing change, whether these changes are big or small, it is important for firms to be aware of trends ahead of time. Most notably change is occurring from increased competition, rapidly changing consumer preferences and a volatile economic environment. However, the way in which companies’ deal with these […]

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Shine a Light Night 2018

Last Friday, 5 team members from our Enniscorthy office, Marie Walshe, Aine Doyle, Jacinta Kelly, Cora Breen and Linda Doran took part in the Focus Ireland Shine a light sleep out at Wexford Innovate Park. Along with other participants they endured a long night of rain and cold with nothing to battle the elements except […]

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