Course Overview

This online CPD Course will look at some of the common tax errors and reminders that the presenter believes should be highlighted in the following tax areas:

  • Retirement relief, entrepreneurial relief, share buyback and business asset relief.
  • Participation relief applies;
  • Trying to secure relief from the close company surcharge and the importance of timing;
  • Agricultural relief;
  • Looking at the wholly or mainly test;
  • Stamp duty on sale of shares with property in the company;
  • Different values for different taxes;
  • Dividend withholding tax and ensuring there is no exposure;
  • How to claim share for share/undertaking reliefs practically;
  • CGT losses – where there may be restrictions;
  • Stamp duty and the importance of wording in a share buyback contract;
  • CG50 requirements;
  • Some reminders on vat on property;
  • Conversion of directors loans to shares.


This online course will be relevant to all practitioners that provide tax advice under various taxes.


CPD Course Facilitators:

John Murphy: Tax, Corporate Restructuring and Practice Support, OmniPro

As a lead member of our technical support team, John relishes problem-solving to help accountants develop innovative client solutions and sharing technical knowledge on tax, financial reporting and auditing.

A Chartered Tax Adviser, he advises clients in practice on a range of issues from income tax, tax planning, restructuring and exit planning to Revenue audits. In addition, he provides support on financial reporting, auditing and company law; conducts company valuations and advises on pre-sale restructuring.


Yvonne O’Sullivan: Tax, OmniPro