Understanding Tax for Small Businesses

Like any other overhead, tax is a cost that needs to be managed and controlled by all businesses in as efficient a manner as possible. This is of paramount importance to small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) given the importance of cash-flow management. This guide which has been prepared by the Irish Taxation Institute is intended to provide businesses within this sector with practical advice as to what they should do to manage their tax affairs in as efficient a manner as possible and, where possible, to highlight the incentives and reliefs which may be of interest to those wishing to expand their businesses.

The guide is divided into two distinct parts:
Part 1 – Starting up your business
Part 2 – Ongoing tax issues for your business