Our tax department at Browne Murphy & Hughes provides a full range of specialist compliance and consultancy taxation services to private clients and businesses by experienced staff who are members of the Taxation Institute of Ireland.

We can advise and assist with the following:

  • Personal and corporate tax returns
  • Personal and corporate tax planning and advisory services
  • Gift and inheritance tax planning
  • Tax compliance including Income Tax, Corporation Tax, VAT, PAYE, Capital Gains Tax, Relevant Contracts Tax and Capital Acquisition Tax
  • Tax residency
  • Tax issues regarding property transactions
  • Company restructuring
  • Revenue audits and investigations
  • International taxation

Liquidations & Corporate Recovery

We understand that many businesses experience financial difficulties.  Our team in Liquidations and Corporate Recovery can offer advice and practical solutions to businesses experiencing such difficulties.

Our services in these areas include advice and assistance with the following:

  • Business reviews, turnaround and recovery
  • Liquidations (Creditors, Members Voluntary and Court Appointed)
  • Examinership
  • Receivership

Forensic Accounting & Litigation Support

Our forensic accounting team has extensive experience working with solicitors and barristers to provide assistance with the financial aspects of all types of litigation. We offer support at all stages to include pre-trial, trial and settlement.

Our Forensic Accounting & Litigation Support service includes reviewing discovery, preparing detailed financial reports, providing expert advice on accountancy and taxation matters and giving evidence in Court as expert witnesses.

We can advise and assist with the following: (Click to expand)

Marital Separation & Divorce

  • Assistance with divorce and judicial separation proceedings as well as mediation and collaborative law
  • Calculation of assets and liabilities
  • Advising on tax implications on the division and disposal of assets
  • Business and share valuations
  • Seeking full disclosure of financial affairs
  • Unearthing hidden assets


Commercial Litigation & Disputes

  • Breach of contract
  • Breach of warranty
  • Insurance claims – calculate loss, business interruption, reconstruction costs
  • Shareholder and Partnership disputes


Personal Injury & Loss of Earnings

  • Quantification of the financial loss arising from personal injuries such as work accidents, motor vehicle accidents and medical malpractice
  • Fatal accident claims


Alternative Dispute Resolution

  • Fraudulent financial reporting
  • Misappropriation of assets
  • Revenue or assets gained by fraudulent or illegal acts
  • Conflicts of interest
  • Acting as independent mediator/arbitrator


Financial Investigations & Fraud

  • Fraudulent financial reporting
  • Misappropriation of assets
  • Embezzlement
  • Revenue or assets gained by fraudulent or illegal acts
  • Conflicts of interest
  • Insider trading
  • Commercial intelligence & due diligence
  • Computer fraud and electronic discovery



  • Money laundering investigations & review
  • Tax investigations
  • Competition investigations
  • Compliance review
  • Companies Act investigations


Wills & Estates

  • Assistance with financial aspects of Trusts, wills and probate issues
  • Trace assets and income

Company Secretarial & Compliance

Compliance with the Companies Acts and all required returns and submissions to the Companies Registration Office can be an onerous responsibility for corporate entities.

We can provide a Company Secretarial service dealing with all aspects of company secretarial matters to include the following:

  • Company formation
  • Preparation and submission of all annual returns and company secretarial documents to the CRO
  • Advise on directors duties and compliance with the Companies Acts
  • Share transfers and share allotments
  • Appointment and removal of company directors
  • Restoration of companies
  • Maintenance of statutory registers
  • Company reorganisations

Business Advisory & Personal Consultancy

At Browne Murphy & Hughes our services include a wide range of tailored business and personal advisory services to include the following:

Business Advisory Services:

  • Raising finance
  • Business start-up and incorporation advice
  • Business planning and strategic advice
  • Financial project management
  • Profit optimisation
  • Accounting software selection
  • Debt structuring
  • Business performance management
  • Financial health check and advice
  • Assurance & business protection
  • Family business and succession planning

Personal Advisory Services:

  • Personal financial planning
  • Wealth management
  • Retirement planning
  • Income protection
  • Savings & investment advice
  • Pension advice
  • Succession planning

Book Keeping & Payroll

We can offer your business a fully outsourced bookkeeping and payroll services to include the following:

  • Payroll services
  • VAT services
  • Process sales/purchase invoices and debtor ledgers
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Monthly/quarterly management accounts

This service can be provided on or offsite and provides a cost effective solution to help free up valuable time allowing you to focus on managing and developing your business.

Accounting & Audit

The Audit Department at Browne Murphy & Hughes provide a comprehensive range of Audit and Accountancy Services to a wide and varied range of companies/individuals operating within various different business sectors.

Our team can advise and assist with the following:

  • Audit financial statements in accordance with professional standards and all statutory obligations under company law.
  • Preparation of annual financial accounts for sole traders, partnerships and audit exempt companies
  • Production of regular monthly/quarterly management accounts
  • Risk based audit and assurance services
  • Internal audit services
  • Preparation of cash flow and profit projections
  • Advising start-up businesses on their accounting needs