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End the year with a smile

AT AG Associates, our services are designed to oversee every aspect of your financial accounting needs. From year-end closing procedures to comprehensive tax support, we have the expertise to carry your business from one year to the next.

  • Get your Business off the Ground
  • Advice on structure and Business plan
    Tax Registration
    Assessment of Accounting needs
    Year-end Financial Accounts
    Bookkeeping Complete Service
    Payroll Processing Bureau
    Sole-Trader /Partnership Year end Accounts
  • End The Year With A Smile
  • Year -end Financial Accounts
    Preparation of Full and Abridged Accounts
    Companies Office Returns
    Corporation Tax Returns
    Form 46G
    Income tax Returns
    Payroll Processing
    CSO Returns
    VAT 3 and Return of Trading Details
    Unlimited Support
  • Super Charge your Business
  • A Complete Bookkeeping Service
    Complete Payroll Processing Service
    Quarterly/Management Accounts
    Budgeting and Forecasting
    Cash-Flow Forecasts and KPI’s
    Outsourced Financial Controller Services
    Transfer Sole Trader to Limited Company
    Grant Applications
    Inheritance / Gift Tax Planning
    Loan Applications and Negotiations
    Revenue Audit Representation and Support
Making Sense of Numbers

When you partner with the best, that’s exactly what you get. Welcome to AG Associates, an accountancy practice based in Little Island, Cork. Ever since our inception we have been helping businesses from diverse industries add value to their operations with cutting-edge services in accounting and related areas.

Efficiency in Simplicity

AG Associates was founded on a philosophy of expertise delivered through simplicity. Today, our specialities include accounting, bookkeeping and training services for financial products. The core of our business has always been and will always be personalized service, rendered through a deep understanding of your operations. We are sincere listeners, and make every effort to know your business before even crunching the first number.

The Highest Standard

At AG Associates, we believe the highest standard is the only standard. Our people are just as committed as the practice they represent, and our services are delivered through a highly-skilled and experienced team of accounting, bookkeeping and training professionals. Whether you are a start-up or an established name in your field, we can help you traverse the tricky terrain of accounting, bookkeeping, payroll processing as well as financial software implementation and training functions for small, medium and large businesses.

News & Resources

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Minister Donohoe announces Business Resumption Support Scheme (BRSS) open for registration

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EWSS payments will be resumed on filing outstanding ERFs

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Revenue’s VAT reminder for online shoppers

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Tax Corner: The tax obligations of expanding your business across the border

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€10m in grants for regional and community-based projects

€10 million is to be made available in government grant funding to regional and community-based projects focused on helping enterprises...
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Cork organisations to benefit from funding to support remote working strategy

CORK MEP Deirdre Clune has welcomed an €8.8 million investment to support remote working across Ireland under the Connected Hubs...
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Ireland ‘committed’ to maintaining its low corporate tax regime

Ireland has denied reports that it will scrap its low corporate tax regime to align with an international plan for...
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Ireland not among 130 countries to back global corporation tax reform deal

The Organisation for Cooperation and Development (OECD) has said that 130 countries and jurisdictions have signed up to a plan...
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Small businesses benefit as shoppers ‘look local’

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A new €11.5 million Covid support scheme has been launched by Government to assist businesses in the events sector. The...
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Here are the 5 most popular queries about paying tax in Ireland

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Ireland to receive €990m in EU grants to support recovery

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Ireland applies for €1bn in EU pandemic grants

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