Posts Tagged ‘Grant Thornton’

Time for a tax spring clean

Time for a tax spring clean

By Louise Kelly, Audit Partner, Grant Thornton in Belfast Friday 1st March 2019 marked the start of spring in the meteorological calendar. In addition to any spring cleaning around the house, now is a good time to pay some attention to your tax affairs before this tax year ends on 5th April 2019. The first…

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How to unlock up to £2 million tax relief

HOW TO UNLOCK UP TO £2 MILLION TAX RELIEF

By Louise Kelly, Audit Partner, Grant Thornton in Belfast It is not often that we feel we are getting something for nothing, but with the introduction of an increase in the Annual Investment Allowance, it almost seems that we are nearly there. The Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) is the tax relief a company gets when…

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Statement in response to the publication by The Insolvency Service of the latest insolvency statistics for October to December 2018

Statement in response to the publication by The Insolvency Service of the latest insolvency statistics for October to December 2018

Gareth Latimer, Director, Recovery and Reorganisation at Grant Thornton in Belfast commented: “Overall, the statistics on insolvencies for the last three months of 2018, provide positive reading. “Although the total number of company insolvencies during the period was slightly higher than the previous quarter, it was 18 per cent lower than the same period in…

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Measuring culture and not just revenue

Time for a tax spring clean

By Louise Kelly, Audit Partner, Grant Thornton in Belfast Corporate culture is finally moving to centre stage. A series of corporate scandals and the banking crisis has raised serious questions about the standing of business in society, in turn questioning whether poor behaviour reflects a flawed internal culture. To find out more about the information…

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Grant Thornton – Businesses must not take foot off ‘Brexit preparation’ pedal

GRANT THORNTON: BUSINESSES MUST NOT TAKE FOOT OFF ‘BREXIT PREPARATION’ PEDAL

Companies must not slow down their preparations for Brexit, despite progress in negotiations between the UK and EU, leading business advisory firm Grant Thornton has warned. Peter Legge, Tax Partner at the firm’s offices in Belfast said: “The recent acceptance of a draft withdrawal agreement by the EU-member states has provided businesses with a greater…

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Statement in response to the publication by NISRA of the latest edition of the Northern Ireland Construction Bulletin

Robert Gibson, Audit and Assurance Director at leading business advisory firm Grant Thornton Northern Ireland

Commenting on the Construction Output Statistics, Robert Gibson, Audit and Assurance Director at leading business advisory firm Grant Thornton Northern Ireland, said: “Following a subdued start to the year, the volume of activity in the local construction sector during the second quarter returned to levels similar to 2017. “Although the total volume of work in…

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Major investment by Grant Thornton with 48 new jobs

Des Gartland, Invest NI, and Richard Gillan of Grant Thornton annouce a £4 investment into Grant Thornton NI.

Grant Thornton has announced it is creating a further 48 new jobs in a £4 million investment in its Northern Ireland operation. Des Gartland, Executive Director of Regional Business, Invest Northern Ireland said: “Grant Thornton is one of the world’s leading assurance, tax and advisory firms. This latest investment in the Northern Ireland operation is…

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