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Macra na Feirme is looking for a visionary and energetic CEO

Chief Executive Officer Macra CEO appointmentOSMS is delighted to have worked as Recruitment Specialist with Macra na Feirme on the recruitment of their new CEO, we wish Denis and the Macra team every success in the future. Macra na Feirme was founded in 1944 and is a vibrant, energetic national voluntary organisation for young people [...]

Knowledge Development Box

One imminent piece of legislation which will be of interest to companies involved in developing Intellectual Property (IP) and R&D is the proposed reduction in corporation tax applicable to income streams arising from IP. While the introduction of the 25% tax credit in respect of R&D activities gave a major incentive to companies on their R&D […]

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Companies Act 2014 – update

The Companies Act 2014 will be implemented imminently which promises to modernise company law and reduce the administrative burden on business. However, it also places more responsibility on company directors. In summary, the Companies Act 2014 creates 7 new company types – of which the two most popular will be : Private Company Limited by […]

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Tips for a Healthy Relationship With Your Bank

It has become very apparent that BOI and AIB in particular are open for, and are looking for business. Now is a good time for businesses to consider their funding requirements for the future as well as reviewing the current facilities that they have with their bank. Companies should also implement a strategy for dealing […]

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Prompt Payment Tips

Cash is the life-blood of businesses and yet it is sometimes viewed as being an unpleasant activity which is undertaken by the Accounts Department. Sometimes the perception is: Sales guys are there to sell and the Accounts guys are there to call the customer to get paid !! In order to be effective, there needs […]

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