Monthly Archives: May 2017

IFAC Accountants win “Employer of the Year” Award

IFAC Accountants, has been announced as the winner of the prestigious “Employer of the Year” award. at the Irish Accountancy Awards announced last week. This award recognises any organisation from industry, practice, public sector or financial services that can best demonstrate an excellent working environment for accountancy or finance professionals.

The Irish Accountancy Awards showcase excellence, innovation and best practice within the accountancy sector in …

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Farmers earning 28% less than Irelands Average Wage

According to the CSO Yearbook of Ireland 2016, Ireland’s average wage was €36,519, while Ireland’s farmers earned an average of just €26,303 (National Farm Survey 2016). Direct EU Payments averaged €17,168 per farm representing 65% of average farm income.

Given that statistic, 15th May 2017 is one of the most important dates for farmers in the farming year. This is the deadline for submission of …

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