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STEP Ireland Webinar – Thursday 16 July – Update on changes to the probate application process

STEP Ireland was delighted to host a webinar on Thursday 16 July 2020 on changes to the probate application process.

 

Mark Bradshaw of the Revenue Commissioners provided us with an overview of the new online E-CA24 and highlighted any changes.

 

Anne Heenan, the deputy Probate Officer, discussed recent changes to the probate application process

 

To view the webinar recording please visit the link below.

 

VIDEOS – Webcast Ireland link

Joint STEP & Chartered Accountants Ireland Conference – Thursday 18 June 2020

STEP Ireland are delighted to join with Chartered Accountants Ireland in hosting a joint webinar on Thursday 18 June from 9.30am to 12.30pm on the topic of Covid 19: Planning, Protecting and Funding Family Business & Wealth.

 

The conference will cover:

  • Estate Planning in a COVID-19 Environment – Lydia McCormack (Matheson) will discuss estate planning issues that are particularly relevant at this time of COVID-19.
  • Protecting Wealth in a Crisis – Catriona Coady (Goodbody Stockbrokers) will reflect on current client issues and the actions being taken on behalf of those clients in response to the COVID 19 crisis.
  • Raising Funding in a COVID-19 Environment – Greg Hogan (Baker Tilly) will discuss the key steps to raising capital for businesses in the current environment.
  • Restructuring for Tax Efficiency – Mary Nyhan will focus on the tax issues linked to segregating, partitioning and restructuring business assets (trading, investment, different profiles etc) from a risk perspective in the current environment.

If you are interested in attending this webinar please register using the following link here.

 

Date: Thursday 18 June

Time: 9.30am to 12.30pm

Venue: Webinar

Cost: EUR112.50/Members: EUR 90

CPD Hours: 3 hours

Seminar on Forestry in the context of Estate Planning 10 March 2020

STEP Ireland are delighted to have Paddy Bruton and Tadhg Dooley of Forestry Services Limited provide an update on all things forestry concerning the private client.

 

We shall also hear from a peer support volunteer for LawCare, Ursula Cullen, on “Fit for Law” which is a free online resource on emotional competency and professional resilience for the legal community as part of an on-going project to promote psychologically and emotionally healthier ways of working within law.

 

An informal lunch will be served from 12.30-1pm, with the seminar commencing at 1pm followed by Q&A.

 

Date: 10 March 2020

Time: 12.30pm

Venue: The Merrion Hotel, Merrion Street Upper, Dublin 2.

Cost: This event is free to all our members. Non-members are welcome to attend and should send a cheque made payable to STEP Ireland for Eur 50 to Siobhán O’Moore, Mazars, Harcourt Centre, Block 3, Harcourt Road, Dublin 2.

RSVP: Please ensure to register your attendance with Eventbrite by clicking here

Joint STEP and Irish Tax Institute Conference 27 February 2020

STEP Ireland and the Irish Tax Institute are holding their joint annual conference on Thursday 27 February 2020 in the Alex Hotel, Fenian Street, Dublin 2 and online.  This year’s seminar is entitled “Managing Tax Disputes from a Capital Taxes Perspective”  and the speakers are Julie Burke BL, Andrew Feighery BL & Aidan Lucey (PwC). Tina Quealy, Chair of STEP Ireland will chair the event which will run from 08:30 to 11:30.

 

All details of the speakers and how to book your place at the seminar can be accessed via the attached link.

STEP AGM – 27 November 2019

The AGM of the STEP Ireland Branch will take place on Wednesday 27 November 2019 in the Distillery Building, 145-151 Church Street, Dublin at 7pm. A drinks reception will be held afterwards in the Sheds Bar. The AGM Notice will be circulated in advance.

STEP Ireland Summer Seminar and Wine Reception 20th June 2019

STEP Ireland Summer Seminar and Wine Reception

STEP Ireland are delighted to invite you to attend our summer seminar on 20th June 2019.

Jennie Faughnan and Darragh McCarthy of EY will speak on Family Offices in an Irish Context and will address the following points during their presentation:

  • What is a family office in the Irish context
  • Essential components of a family office – no matter the size
  • Family charters & shareholders agreements
  • Tax efficient structuring options
  • The role of the advisor

The seminar will commence at 6pm followed by a Q&A session. There will be wine and canapes served afterwards.

Venue: Merrion Hotel, Dublin 2

Cost: Free to all our members. Non-members are welcome to attend and should send a cheque made payable to STEP Ireland for EUR50 to Siobhán O’Moore, Mazars, Harcourt Centre, Block 3, Harcourt Road, Dublin 2.

RSVP: Eventbrite HERE

STEP Ireland Seminar: 14th March 2019

STEP Ireland would like to invite you to our next seminar on Thursday 14 March in the Merrion Hotel when we will be delighted to have Brian Broderick of O’Hanlon Tax Limited provide a Revenue update. An informal lunch will be served from 12.30-1pm, with the seminar commencing at 1pm followed by Q&A.

 

Free to all our members. Non-members are welcome to attend and should send a cheque made payable to STEP Ireland for €50 to Siobhán O’Moore, Mazars, Harcourt Centre, Block 3, Harcourt Road, Dublin 2.

 

Please ensure to register your attendance with Eventbrite here.

STEP Ireland and Irish Tax Institute Joint Annual Conference: 28th February 2019

STEP Ireland and  Irish Tax Institute are holding their joint annual conference on Thursday 28 February 2019 in the Hilton Hotel, Charlemont Place, Dublin 2 and online.  This year’s seminar is entitled “Wills, Trusts and Family Structures: Getting the basics right”  and the speakers are Lisa Cantillon (Kennelly Tax Advisers), Carol Hogan (O’Connell Brennan), Anne Stephenson (Stephenson Solicitors) & Muriel Walls (Walls & Toomey). Tina Quealy, Vice Chair of STEP Ireland will chair the event which will run from 08:30 to 12:00.

 

All details of the speakers and how to book your place at the seminar can be accessed via the attached link.

STEP Annual Conference 2019

This year’s STEP Annual Conference will be taking place on Friday 24th May 2019 at the Hilton Hotel, Charlemont Place, Dublin 2. See further details here.

STEP AGM – 30 November 2017 – 18.30 to 20.30 (GMT)

At 18.30 in advance of the AGM, Anne Williams will speak on the changes introduced by the Finance Bill 2017. The AGM will be held at 19.30 followed by a wine and canapés reception. Venue: Matheson, 70 Sir John Roberson’s Quay, Dublin 2. Please register with Eventbrite to attend the event.