The HSE, which provides about €200m for the public hospitals in the St Vincent’s Healthcare group, said it was not aware of Nicky Jermyn’s appointment. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The St Vincent’s Healthcare Group has said it is in contact with the Revenue Commissioners about the possible tax implications of an arrangement under(...)

Supermarket chain Tesco said in September that it had overstated first-half profits by £250 million due to incorrectly booking payments from suppliers - a figure later raised to £263 million

Britain’s accounting watchdog has launched an inquiry into the preparation, approval and audit of Tesco’s accounts over the last four years, includin(...)

Retailers have reported “fairly significant footfall” for Christmas so far, which might suggest it could be “a little bit quieter” in these last few days. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA

While most of the business world is winding down at this stage, it is make-or-break time for retailers who will be hoping for hoards through the doors(...)

Bono, of U2, the Irish band with Dutch tax residency:  31st on the list of movers and shakers in the tax world. Photograph: Dave Meehan

The International Tax Review is a London-based multimedia publication that is a major source of information and debate for those whose profession and/(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said the new NTMA board would continue to oversee attempts to reduce the national debt to below 100 per cent of GDP by 2018

The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has completed the early repayment of €9 billion of IMF loans that is expected to result in a saving of (...)

Feargal O’Rourke has been head of the company’s tax practice since 2000

PwC has announced that Feargal O’Rourke has been elected as the firm’s new senior partner for Ireland to succeed Rónán Murphy.Mr O’Rourke, whose four-(...)

It’s official, we can’t help ourselves at Christmas. When it comes to the annual festive splurge, Irish shoppers are a league apart.According to a rep(...)

Quindell founder Rob Terry

AIM-listed insurer Quindell’s share price collapse marks another victory for short-selling outfit Gotham City Research – and a reminder how careless i(...)

President of the European Commission, former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean Claude Juncker, has admitted he has been politically damaged by the disclosures.

LARA MARLOWE in ParisThe French whistle-blower at the origin of the LuxLeaks scandal says he acted out of conviction and that other employees of the “(...)

Jean-Claude Juncker: said the deals disclosed in the reports were legal but agreed they resulted in “feeble” amounts of tax being paid by the corporations concerned

A former employee of PricewaterhouseCoopers in Luxembourg has been charged in relation to the leaking of thousands of pages of confidential documen(...)