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01 May 2016

Dates for your CPD diary

Hi All

Due to very hectic scheduling demands, please see below details so far of the next three CPD seminars

Friday 20th May 2016 2pm Galway Courthouse  3 Hour CPD General

Speakers 1&2: Julie Burke & Clare McGuinness

Title – Recent Developments in Revenue Audits

  • New Revenue Code of Practice
  • Types of Revenue interventions
  • New definition of “co-operation” – risks for practitioners
  • Revenue referrals to Professional Bodies under S851A Taxes Consolidation Act 1997
  • Fixed penalties and tax geared penalties – when do they apply?
  • Common CAT issues raised by Revenue
  • Practical examples of capital tax queries
  • Expression of Doubt facility for stamp duty
  • Communication by Revenue directly with clients

followed by an additional speaker – to be confirmed

Friday 24th June 2016 2pm Galway Courthouse  2 hour General & 1 hour Regulatory

Elizabeth Corcoran BL  – Suing Financial institutions

Tommy O’Donoghue BL – Update on the Workplace Relations Commission

Lisa Flood, Davys – Compliance with anti-money laundering legislation

Friday 22nd July 2016 2pm Galway Courthouse  3 hour regulatory

speakers and topics to be confirmed.

We would be obliged if you could send in your subscription of €50 to allow us to provide the maximum possible number of CPD events during the year.


James Seymour

President GSBA