News
SFA Meeting with Minister for Finance
Christmas Closing Arrangements
Inclement Weather – Checklist & Sample Policy
Government SME Lending Survey
SFA Annual Conference – Video Highlights
SFA/Certified Public Accountants Simple Facts Guide No. 30
Understanding Tax for Small Business Publication
Payment of Tax by Credit Card
Going for Growth – Free Programme for Female Entrepreneurs
98 FM’s Million Euro Worth of Work
Events
SFA Annual Lunch
SFA National Small Business Awards 2012
 
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Prepare for Revolutionary Changes in Company Law – Free Seminar
 
SFA Business Bytes
IIBN Global Annual Conference Update
Meet the Buyer Event
Useful Links
Welcome to the SFA October News Update 2011

This News Update is packed with practical information and aims to assist SFA members in running your business.  It also includes information on forthcoming SFA member events.  If you would like to give feedback on this News Update please email aisling.igoe@sfa.ie.  Your feedback is appreciated.

The SFA Annual Lunch is taking place on Friday, 4th November 2011 in the Burlington Hotel.  The cost is reduced this year to €450 + 21% VAT (€544.50) all inclusive for a table of 10 or €45 + VAT (€54.45) for individual places.  Our guest of honour is An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny, TD.   If you wish to reserve a table or places please click here.

Highlights from the SFA Annual Conference which took place on the 27th September in Dublin Castle are available for viewing by clicking here.

Topics covered in this edition include the SFA Meeting with the Minister for Finance, Christmas Closing Arrangements for 2011, Inclement Winter - Checklist & Sample Policy, and the Government SME Lending Survey

Also covered is the recent Guide from the Certified Public Accountants for SFA members, a recently published publication called Understanding Tax for Small Business, the new facility to Pay Tax by Credit Card to Revenue and Going for Growth which is a free programme for Female Entrepreneurs.

We would like to thank those members who recently completed the third quarterly business and jobs sentiment surveys for 2011.  The results are available for downloading by clicking here.  

Please do keep us informed of any issues that concern you.


Kind regards

Patricia Callan
SFA Director

SFA Meeting with Minister for Finance
Members of the SFA National Council met with Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan, TD, on Thursday 6th October to present our Pre-Budget 2012 Submission and to highlight...
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Christmas Closing Arrangements
The following represents the Christmas holiday arrangements being applied in various sectors...
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Inclement Weather – Checklist & Sample Policy
Winter Ready Week” and  “SFA Sample Policy” on bad weather conditions...
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Government SME Lending Survey
The Department of Finance have commissioned Mazars and Ipsos MRBI to...
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SFA Annual Conference – Video Highlights
Fantastic feedback has been received from the 250 members and guests who participated in the SFA Annual Conference...
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SFA/Certified Public Accountants Simple Facts Guide No. 30
 a copy of the SFA / Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland guide...
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Understanding Tax for Small Business Publication
Tax is a major cost consideration for all businesses, and the Irish Taxation Institute have produced a free guide...
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Payment of Tax by Credit Card
A facility to pay tax (excluding Domicile Levy) to Revenue by credit card is now available...
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Going for Growth – Free Programme for Female Entrepreneurs
The opportunity is now being offered to 60 women entrepreneurs, who are seriously committed to growing their business, to participate for FREE in a new...
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98 FM’s Million Euro Worth of Work
98fm has launched a campaign to help generate €1 million worth of work in Ireland.  They are looking to get Dublin back to work...
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