CAVA Chartered Accountants Voluntary Advice

CAVA is the Chartered Accountants Ireland Voluntary Advice service and it provides a team of volunteer Chartered Accountants to provide advice to business people, free of charge, on financial matters, to those who cannot afford to pay for the services of an accountant.

The CAVA service is aimed at self-employed clients who are in financial difficulties and need the advice of a qualified Chartered Accountant. Typically this is:

  • Sole traders
  • Small companies
  • Business start ups
  • Landlords

Examples of the services offered include:

  • Determining the extent of the  total debts of a Business
  • Determining the total assets of a Business
  • Establishing the income and cash-flow position of a Business
  • Advice on the preparation of a statement of affairs of the Business
  • Advice on preparation of an Annual Account for the Business
  • Advice regarding Income Tax position
  • Advice on VAT returns