Information for authors

Chartered Accountants Ireland Publishing, the only specialist accountancy publisher for the island of Ireland, is currently seeking to publish advice, opinion and research of use to members of Chartered Accountants Ireland as well as the wider professional and business communities.

Since 2005, we have built up an extensive back catalogue of over 80 titles, many of which are updated annually or regularly improved as new editions. This year, we will publish a broad range of new titles on topics, including human resources procedures manual, governance in credit unions, digital marketing, and tax issues for business investment in Ireland.

If you are an academic, a professional practitioner or an accountant in business, and have an idea for a book on accounting, audit, business, management, strategy, tax, law, governance, ethics, or any related issue, we would like to hear from you.

How to submit a book proposal:

Please follow the steps below:

  1. Submit the following by email
    • A synopsis of the proposed book (approx. one page), its main objective, and its intended reader(s).
    • If available, a sample chapter (it does not have to be the first chapter, but something representative).
    • A table of contents, or outline of how the book's argument will proceed.
    • An author biography (usually 150 words) or CV, with up-to-date contact information.

    If you have completed a draft manuscript, please indicate this in your proposal, but do not send in an unsolicited manuscript in your initial correspondence. We will request this after first reviewing your proposal.

  2. Your submission will be reviewed ( this can take weeks to months).
  3. After which a member of our Publishing team will be in touch to let you know the outcome of your submittal.
  4. If successful, you will be required to submit a full draft manuscript.
  5. This will then be reviewed and a member of our Publishing team will be in touch with you.

Submissions should be sent directly by email to Publishing@charteredaccountants.ie

The review process can vary from weeks to months, depending on our publishing schedule and whether the topic is time-sensitive, i.e. in advance of a major conference or the introduction of relevant new legislation. We will endeavour to respond to all submissions as quickly as possible.

Your submission must fulfill the following criteria:

  • Submissions should be original and all source materials relied upon should be appropriately acknowledged in footnotes in the complete draft.
  • Proposals must not have been previously published. Please indicate if you are submitting to multiple publishers.
  • Acceptance of a proposal for development does not guarantee its publication.
  • Please note we publish non-fiction books about tax, accountancy, business and law, etc. We do not accept submissions of fiction or memoirs.
  • Please indicate Proposal in the subject line.

Accountancy Ireland magazine

If you wish to submit an article to the Accountancy Ireland magazine, please contact our Editorial team:
E: Editor@accountancyireland.ie

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