Irish Business Conditions Improve Further Through Autumn
Autumn 2014 KBC Bank Ireland / Chartered Accountants Ireland Business Sentiment Survey
Business sentiment climbs to 124.8 from 121.8 in second quarter.
Business Sentiment Index at highest levels in eight year survey history.
Gains driven by stronger activity of late; 59% of firms report pick-up.
Employment growing more modestly but 35% of firms boost hiring.
Budget 2015 seen having modest positive impact on employment.
Confirm your reservation now - CASSI Conference 2014
The Chartered Accountants Student Society Ireland are looking forward to welcoming attendees at tomorrow's 2014 CASSI Conference. This year’s conference “Leadership and Entrepreneurship” will give trainees the opportunity to hear from Chartered Accountants who will share their insights and experiences of their ACA journey and give an opportunity to ask questions and find out the opportunities the qualification can open up.
Finance Bill 2014
The Finance Bill, which was published on 23 October, includes many measures not previously announced. Anti-avoidance features prominently with a rewrite of Section 811 and Mandatory Disclosure Regime. Anti-evasion also features, particularly in relation to VAT. There is little or nothing to relieve the tax compliance burden on business, in fact the contrary is the case.
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