Brexit

The exact consequences for future policy and regulation remain unknown. It will take time to fully understand the implications of the vote, and it is important to note that Article 50 of the Lisbon treaty provides for two years, from the date the UK Government gives notice to the Council of Europe, to negotiate and agree exit terms.

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We remain committed to partnering with our clients and our people during this period of volatility and uncertainty, supporting them as the implications of the vote become clear and helping them work through any necessary changes.

"The UK exit from the EU will have significant consequences for businesses and individuals in Ireland, the UK and internationally. Over the coming weeks we will work with our clients to assess the impact on their business and help them to navigate through the uncertainty."

Mark Kennedy, Managing Partner, Mazars

Business after Brexit Are you ready for a no-deal?

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With a no-deal Brexit looking increasingly likely, Irish entrepreneurial businesses should be taking immediate action. Worryingly, IntertradeIreland’s recent all-island Business Monitor indicated that only 11 per cent of respondents say that they have made any preparations for the UK crash out. Cross-border businesses will be the most exposed should the UK leave with no-deal and yet according to the same Business Monitor, more than four-fifths of these traders have not prepared for that outcome.

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Mazars Brexit Checklist

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While the final settlement between the UK and the European Union is still to be negotiated, there are steps that businesses can take now. The Mazars Brexit Checklist helps entrepreneurial businesses consider the implications for their company in Ireland and what practical steps they should take to prepare for every eventuality.

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Deal or No Deal? What about changes to Customs procedures?

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Preparing for Brexit – does your business import, trade with or move goods through the UK or into the EU?

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Brexit Video Series

Mazars Brexit Video Series
While there may be long-term benefits and new opportunities arising from the UK's decision to leave the EU, in the short-to-medium term many clients are facing important and challenging decisions.

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The implications of Brexit for financial services organisations

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The new Brexit reality...

The British people have voted to leave the EU and the implications of that decision are being felt in the financial markets and the financial services industry.

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UK VAT refunds – potential Brexit cut-off for foreign traders?

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Currently, UK VAT refund claims can be lodged by EU based foreign traders/businesses through the EVR (Electronic VAT refunds) through their local EU Member State tax administrations. In Ireland, this is done using the Revenue Commissioners ROS portal.

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Brexit – potential impact for Ireland

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In what is being described as “uncharted waters”, a period of “turmoil and uncertainty” generally for the UK and the rest of the EU and “of economic uncertainty for Ireland”, the UK will cease to be a member of the EU following the narrow “victory” for the leave campaign.

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Brexit ... The 11th Hour

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Well, one can hardly keep up. At the 11th hour, Mrs. May has cancelled the vote – a decision that no one seems to support, and yet many will probably be glad of given the alternative.

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Brexit Planning in the Last 200 days

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The political process has left businesses facing uncertainty for too long. Large corporations have made their plans. Mark Kennedy explains, with only 200 days to go, it is time for SMEs to act.

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Exports shrug off Brexit fears in record year

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Irish exports to Britain grew by 8% last year, to €14.4bn, despite fears of a prolonged contraction due to a weaker sterling, which drove a 3% fall in 2016.

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