Tag Archives: Ireland

The inheritance tax trap

Leaving assets to children through a Will, can often trigger a liability to Capital Acquisitions Tax (CAT). In recent years, the CAT thresholds between parents and children have decreased dramatically and the tax rate has increased to 33%. Continue reading

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The Life & Pension Awards 2015

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Complete Financial nominated for Best Broker

The Life, Pensions & Investment Awards are due to take place this Thursday. We are delighted and honoured to announce that Complete Financial Advice Ltd have been nominated and shortlisted for both the Best Broker in Munster category and the … Continue reading

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Depositors Beware-EU to set up a bank “Bail-In” system!

A political agreement was reached on Wednesday 11th of December by parliament and Council Presidency negotiators for a draft bank recovery and resolution directive, this is the first step towards setting up an EU system to deal with struggling banks.

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Kinsale Arts Festival goes global….in Cork

Kinsale Artfs goes global! Continue reading

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Economic Comment: Portugal – Looking increasingly vulnerable

A comment of Europe’s economic status and in particular Portugal, Ireland and Greece. Continue reading

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National Solidarity Bond – Is It A Good Or Bad Product?

The National Solidarity Bond is a product offered by the Irish Government through the National Treasury Management Agency and available through An Post. Investing in this bond enables the residents of Ireland to help fund the Government’s capital investment programme, develop important infrastructure, stimulate economic recovery and create employment but are you, the investor, really getting a fair return for locking away your money for 10 years?

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