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Annual return filing deadline extended for Irish companies

Annual return filing deadline extended for Irish companies

The Companies Registration Office (the “CRO”) has announced that any company with an annual return date falling on or after 30 September 2020 will be ...

New Irish companies legislation signed into law

New Irish companies legislation signed into law

Further to our recent update regarding proposed changes to the Companies Act 2014, the Companies (Miscellaneous Provisions) (COVID-19) Act 2020 has be ...

General scheme of new Irish company law bill to address certain COVID-19 related issues

General scheme of new Irish company law bill to address certain COVID-19 related issues

Introduction The General Scheme of the Companies and Industrial and Provident Societies (COVID-19) (Amendment) Bill 2020 (the “Bill”) has been publish ...

ODCE statement on COVID-19 related insolvency and restriction orders

ODCE statement on COVID-19 related insolvency and restriction orders

Introduction The Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement (“ODCE”) has released a statement to alleviate the concerns of directors of Irish com ...

COVID-19: Further extension for filing annual returns of Irish companies and other entities

COVID-19: Further extension for filing annual returns of Irish companies and other entities

The Companies Registration Office (“CRO”) previously announced that all annual returns due to be filed by Irish companies up until the end of 30 June ...

COVID-19: Extension for filing annual returns of Irish companies

COVID-19: Extension for filing annual returns of Irish companies

Filing extension As a consequence of the Government of Ireland’s COVID-19 public health guidelines, and with a view to allowing businesses and adviser ...

COVID-19: Passing board resolutions during a pandemic (Ireland)

COVID-19: Passing board resolutions during a pandemic (Ireland)

Introduction A major impact of the measures introduced by the Irish government to control the spread of COVID-19 has been the essential prevention of ...

Ready or Not – deadline to file beneficial ownership details on 22 November 2019

Ready or Not – deadline to file beneficial ownership details on 22 November 2019

The deadline is fast approaching for entities to file the required beneficial ownership details with the Central Register of Beneficial Ownership of C ...