Construction

The construction industry in Ireland has enjoyed steady growth over the past few years as the economy has improved and demand for property has increased. It is therefore an opportune time for construction business owners to review and reappraise the financial management of their business to ensure optimal return.

HLB Sheehan Quinn understands the specific requirements of the construction sector and the impacts on the financial and compliance management of the business. We can implement the business processes necessary and provide advisory, taxation and financial management services to best structure your business.

Construction Challenges

As with other sectors, there are a number of options to consider when structuring your construction business. We assess the advantages and disadvantages of each route and guide clients through the process to ensure the most effective solution, whether it be as a sole trader, limited company or a corporate partnership.

There are a number of sector specific tax considerations for those working in the Construction and Property sector. As well as advising on corporation tax, we guide clients through relevant contracts tax to guarantee they are tax compliant from the outset.

HLB Sheehan Quinn works with owners and directors of construction companies, property investors, funders, professional firms and the public sector to better understand the issues affecting the sector.

When it comes to investing and securing investment, we have the knowledge and experience of working on both sides and can therefore offer our clients a trusted and effective service.

Corporate Structuring

As with other sectors, there are a number of options to consider when structuring your construction business. We assess the advantages and disadvantages of each route and guide clients through the process to ensure the most effective solution, whether it be as a sole trader, limited company or a corporate partnership.

Tax Planning

There are a number of sector specific tax considerations for those working in the Construction and Property sector. As well as advising on corporation tax, we guide clients through relevant contracts tax to guarantee they are tax compliant from the outset.

Investment / Financing

HLB Sheehan Quinn works with owners and directors of construction companies, property investors, funders, professional firms and the public sector to better understand the issues affecting the sector.

When it comes to investing and securing investment, we have the knowledge and experience of working on both sides and can therefore offer our clients a trusted and effective service.

Our Experts

Maura Duffy

A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, Maura has over twenty-five years practice experience.

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Mark Butler

A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Certified Accountants and Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland, Mark is a registered auditor in both Ireland and the UK. Mark is our Managing Partner and leads our consulting and business advisory services.

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Maura Duffy

Audit & Business Advisory Partner

A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, Maura has over twenty-five years practice experience.

Maura’s clients range from large corporates to private individuals, professionals, small and medium companies and groups across a number of sectors.

In addition, Maura acts as mentor to many indigenous enterprises for the management and development of their business focusing on company profitability and growth. Many of Maura’s clients have investments and business interests across a variety of sectors, which include professional services, retail, property investment, licensed trade, agriculture and private clients.

Mark Butler

Managing Partner

A member of the Institute of Chartered Certified Accountants and Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland, Mark is a registered auditor in both Ireland and the UK.

Mark is our Managing Partner focusing on the implementation of the firm's growth objective and leads our consulting services.

Mark is the founder and chairman of HLB Ireland, a federation of the Irish member firms of HLB International, and also the Managing Partner of HLB Sheehan Quinn, focusing on the implementation of the firm’s growth objectives.

Mark is an expert in strategic business planning with over twenty years experience advising domestic and international businesses. He focuses on a number of sectors including veterinary practice, food, hotel & leisure and property investment.

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