Kieran Kennelly is the firm’s taxation consultant and advises on a wide range of employment taxation issues.
Kieran has a B.C.L. (1994) and a Higher Diploma in Accounting Information Systems (1996) from U.C.C. He is also an Associate of the Irish Taxation Institute (2001) and holds a B.L. from Kings Inns (2005).
He worked in the taxation department of a “Big 4” accountancy firm for 7 years where he dealt with tax compliance and tax planning issues for noteworthy multinational, national and local companies as well as high net worth individuals. Kieran was the head of the taxation department of a local medium sized accounting firm for 5 years before establishing Clarus Taxation in 2011.
Being dually qualified as a barrister and tax consultant, Kieran is ideally placed to advise clients in relation to taxation issues that arise in the course of managing employees on a day to day basis.
Kieran has recently advised clients in relation to the following matters:
- tax compliant structuring of transfers of undertakings
- the sale and purchase of businesses where taxation issues in respect of employees arise
- partnership taxation matters
- redundancy programmes and
- termination of employment agreements.