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About Us

The Firm

We are a 2 partner practice supported by a team of 19 staff. We have been providing services to small and medium sized companies, sole traders, partnerships and individuals for over 30 years. We deal with a wide range of business types covering most sectors. Our clients experience a personal and efficient service.

We place emphasis on

  • Developing strong lasting relationships with clients
  • Providing an ongoing efficient service tailored to each of our client’s individual needs
  • Assisting clients in dealing with new developments and identifying new growth opportunities
  • Offering real practical advice that benefits the individual and their business
  • Being proactive in developing the range of services available to our clients
  • Ensuring that clients are aware of the many deadlines they face

Why not contact us by email or phone to see what we can do for you?

Services

Careers

If you would like to apply for a position at BCC, forward a letter of application and Curriculum Vitae to:

Sandra Clarke
BCC Accountants Ltd.
Dublin Road,
Ashbourne,
Co. Meath,
A84 AY28,
Ireland.

or
Email: sandra@bcca.ie

Partners

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Sandra Clarke

FCA, AITI – Partner

Sandra is a Chartered Tax Advisor, was elected to the Council of the Irish Tax Institute in 2010, and is incoming deputy president of the Irish Tax Institute. She represents tax practitioners and accountants at both tax district, and TALC level, with the Revenue Commissioners through the Irish Tax Institute/Revenue Branch Network. Sandra has worked in our practice for over 30 years. She has an extensive range of experience in all aspects of auditing and accounting. Sandra is a registered tax consultant, and has a wide range of knowledge in all areas of taxation.

sandra@bcca.ie
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Alan Connolly

FCCA – Partner

Alan has also worked in our practice for over 30 years. He has a wide range of auditing and accounting experience covering most business types. He has developed a particular specialism in dealing with the medical profession, and the complications that can exist in their tax returns. Alan has a lot of experience in all areas of personal and corporate taxation.

alan@bcca.ie

Our Team

Our staff provide the backbone of the practice, and offer an invaluable service to our clients. All our staff have diverse accounting, auditing, and taxation knowledge with excellent computer literacy

Mark Thomas

ACCA

Mark is fully qualified accountant, and has worked in our firm since 2000. Mark took some time out to explore the world, and returned to our firm in 2007. During this time, Mark has established himself as a senior member of staff, while gaining a broad knowledge of various industries. Mark has vast experience in all areas of the services we provide, focusing mainly on audit exempt companies, as well as personal and corporate taxation clients. Mark has an active role in accounts preparation, and has extensive knowledge of the company secretarial requirement. Mark also has experience in dealing with specialist assignments, such as insurance brokers, medical practices, and auctioneers.

mark@bcca.ie

Anna Diplock

FCCA

Anna has been working as a fully qualified account since 2002, joining BCC over four years ago. She has vast experience in all areas of the services we provide, but particularly enjoys dealing with our audit clients. Anna obtained fellowship status of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants in 2012.

anna@bcca.ie

Andrew Thompson

FCCA AITI

Andrew has worked in practice since 1999, and has a wealth of experience in accountancy, and tax issues faced by small business across a broad range of industries. Andrew is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, and an associate member of the Irish Taxation Institute. In his spare time, Andrew likes to play golf, and to follow the Kildare footballers.

andrew@bcca.ie

Brian Kenny

ACA
Brian has 15 years’ experience working in practice covering auditing, accounting and tax issues. Brian trained as a Chartered Accountant with Gerard P. Reynolds & Associates, qualifying in 2008. He worked for that firm for 12 years, and rose to the position of Audit Manager. Brian joined BCC Accountants in June 2016. He has a particular interest in audits, and also in ensuring company financial statements are technically compliant with the Companies Act 2014, and Irish GAAP.

Email: brian@bcca.ie

Bernie Feely

ACA, AITI, CTA
Bernie joined BCC in August 2016, and has been a qualified Chartered Accountant since 2011, and is also a Chartered Tax Consultant with the Irish Tax Institute. She has experience in all areas of service which we provide, but enjoys all areas of taxation, in particular Income Tax. Bernie holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from NUI Galway. She is an associate member of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, and also of the Irish Taxation Institute.

Email: bernie@bcca.ie

Helen Dyulgerov

ACA, AITI
Helen qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2014, and went on to qualify as a Tax Consultant with the Irish Tax Institute in 2016. She has experience in a broad range of accounting and tax, having trained in a small firm, in addition to working in the tax department at Grant Thornton. Helen joined BCC Accountants in February 2019, working in all areas of service provided.

Email: helen@bcca.ie

Anna Power

ACA, AITI
Anna qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2013, and also qualified as a tax consultant with the Irish Tax Institute in 2014. Anna joined BCC in September 2018, working in tax.

Email: annapower@bcca.ie

Philip Scully

ACCA
Philip has worked in practice since 2004 working on a wide variety of clients based in many different industries. Philip joined BCC in 2017, having spent the previous 13 years at the practice he trained in. Philip is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.

Email: philip.scully@bcca.ie

Adam Tierney

ACA
Adam trained in practice, qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in 2015. He has experience in a variety of areas including audit, audit exempt and taxation. He worked in a number of firms in Dublin & Dundalk before becoming financial controller of a family owned Irish group where he was responsible for the finance function of the group. This mix of practice & commercial experience has proved a distinct advantage when advising clients on his return to practice. Adam joined BCC Accountants in March 2018. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and Finance from Dundalk Institute of Technology and is an Associate Member of Chartered Accountants Ireland.

Email: adam@bcca.ie

Our Bookkeeping and Payroll Department

Gillian Slator

IATI, CPT

Gillian has worked with the practice for over 14 years, and heads up our bookkeeping department. Gillian works directly with the clients, and creates a weekly or monthly time allocation specific to their needs, normally at their place of business. Gillian has a diverse knowledge of different types of businesses covering VAT, PAYE/PRSI, RCT and Withholding Tax, but specialises in the Medical and Veterinary Sector.

Email: gillian@bcca.ie

Patricia Burnett

MIATI, CPT

Patricia re-joined our practice in May 2010, and looks after the needs of a large number of our bookkeeping clients in-house. Patricia, like Gillian, has a diverse knowledge of different types of businesses covering VAT, PAYE/PRSI, RCT, and Withholding Tax.

Email: patricia@bcca.ie

Nicola Murray

B.A (Accounting & Finance)

Nicola joined our practice in April 2013 having obtained a degree in Accounting and Finance with Dublin City University (DCU). She looks after our company secretarial services for a large number of clients on a day-to-day basis. Nicola also regularly looks after the bookkeeping, and payroll for clients which includes VAT returns, and PAYE returns.

Email: nicolamurray@bcca.ie

Fiona Hanley

Fiona joined BCC Accountants in April 2016, having previously worked in a number of different industries, and in practice. She mostly deals with VAT, RCT, and PAYE, and specialises in payroll matters. In her spare time, Fiona enjoys swimming, playing music, and is a proud supporter of Cork City Football Club.

Email: fiona.hanley@bcca.ie

Anne Lynch

Anne joined the practice in March 2017. She is an affiliate member of ATI Ireland. Anne has also completed an IPASS course Certificate in Payroll Techniques (CPT). Anne looks after the bookkeeping and payroll for clients using various accounting software which includes VAT returns and PAYE/PRSI returns, RCT.

Email: anne@bcca.ie

Deirdre McCabe

Our Company Secretarial Services Department

Sharon Maher

Sharon joined our practice in April 2014. She looks after our company secretarial services for a large number of clients on a day to day basis including formations of new companies, strike-offs, e-filing, and making sure accounts are into the CRO on time, change of directors, shares etc. Sharon also looks after the practice’s reception and administration duties including setting up new clients on our systems, agent links, and tax registrations, and also regularly looks after the bookkeeping for clients which includes VAT returns, and PAYE returns. She also looks after all administration involved in our AML (anti-money laundering) requirements, and ensures we have all relevant documentation in place for new, and existing customers.

Email: sharon@bcca.ie

Laura Laukaityte