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FBN Ireland Entrepreneur Relief Consultation Submission

June 21st, 2019|

FBN Ireland participated in a Public Consultation with the Department of Finance on CGT Entrepreneur Relief . Please find our Entrepreneur Relief Consultation Submission document below.    

FBN Ireland KEEP Consultation Submission

June 21st, 2019|

FBN Ireland participated in a Public Consultation with the Department of Finance on the Key Employee Engagement Programme (KEEP). Please find our KEEP Consultation Submission document below.  

Pre-Budget Submission from FBN Ireland, PwC and DCU Centre for Family Business

June 21st, 2019|

In recent one-to-one discussions with members and when we’ve spoken at events, many of our members raised concern about the treatment of Family Business within the Irish Tax Code – and, in particular, how the tax system needs to provide better support for Irish owned Family Businesses and Entrepreneurs.   We undertook to make this a [...]

FAMILY BUSINESS NETWORK IRELAND WELCOMES CHANGES TO FAIR DEAL SCHEME

June 21st, 2019|

Director General, Yve O’Driscoll: “Today’s approval is very welcome. It is only right that the benefits of the fair deal scheme be extended to those who have spent their lives providing jobs and contributing to Ireland’s local economies. 11th June 2019 – Family Business Network Ireland has welcomed today’s change to the Fair Deal Scheme, [...]

Perspectives on Family Business from the 10th Generation

March 26th, 2019|

FBN Ireland were delighted to host its members and guests for an presentation given by Charlie Field, Deputy Chairman, C P J Field & Company, kindly sponsored by PwC, last Thursday 21 March, in PwC's very impressive premises. The 10th generation to be involved in his own family business, Charlie is a passionate advocate for family business, [...]

Family Charters

November 26th, 2018|

FBN Ireland were delighted to host its members and guests for an address given by Michael Walsh, CEO of Woodford Capital and President of FBN-I, on the subject of the developments and implementation of Family Charters on 24 October 2018. Drawing on his 25 plus years of experience working in family businesses and in the [...]

Managing Shares: To Prune or Not to Prune

September 28th, 2018|

Yve O'Driscoll, Director General and John McGrane, Executive Director, were delighted to welcome Paddy Walker, MD of J Leon & Company, to Dublin on 27th September 2018. Paddy joined members and guests of FBN Ireland for a private conversation and supper at FBN's offices in Merrion Square where he delivered a superb presentation, based on [...]