Leading Through Change In Your Dublin Small Business

Goodness gracious, has there ever been change this year. I’m mostly referring to all of the new regulations in the tax code: the fact that strategies that “used to work” to reduce our clients’ tax burdens might not work in the same way as they did in the past. Politics change, cultures change, and what is happening in YOUR Dublin … Read More

Mohammed GhaniLeading Through Change In Your Dublin Small Business

Mohammed Amir Ghani’s Five Reasons You’re In Debt

I’m going to risk being a bit blunt here. That said, I’ll apologize ahead of time for those of you in truly tragic financial circumstances. I’m referring to events, completely out of control, which wreck your balance sheets. Like a medical emergency, not covered by insurance — and which no reasonable person could have expected. Or a business situation that … Read More

Mohammed GhaniMohammed Amir Ghani’s Five Reasons You’re In Debt

Delayed Gratification: Staying Focused to Get Ahead (Later) in Dublin

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For sports fans, that was quite a run last week. The NHL crowned its champion (and the nation’s capital seemed like it was one massive street party for the weekend), the rest of the NBA conceded to the Golden State Warriors, and we witnessed another Triple Crown in horse racing. Now, well … there’s baseball. But this is a good … Read More

Mohammed GhaniDelayed Gratification: Staying Focused to Get Ahead (Later) in Dublin

Focus Training For Folks In Dublin

focus training

Now that we’re into June, it really does feel like summer is here. The air conditioning kicks in, the days are hotter … and, if you’re like me, “focus” becomes something I have to set myself towards. It doesn’t just “happen” — especially when the days are hot. It might be simply because tax season is now fully behind us, and … Read More

Mohammed GhaniFocus Training For Folks In Dublin

Instilling Financial Literacy For Kids In Dublin

financial literacy for kids

Memorial Day weekend can often feel a little disjointed. There we are with our burgers, our pools, our picnics — all while we are supposedly remembering the sacrifice of so many thousands who laid down their lives in the line of duty for this country, and for the sake of our constitutional freedoms. However, when you talk to veterans from … Read More

Mohammed GhaniInstilling Financial Literacy For Kids In Dublin

How To Manage Money For Dublin Millennials

How To Manage Money

I’ll tell you what… The month of May is beginning to look a lot like December. Definitely not because it’s cold out there, but with so much “end of school year” stuff happening these days, from graduation parties (ranging from pre-k “graduations” all the way up through college and beyond), to weddings (both royal and otherwise), to sports seasons wrapping … Read More

Mohammed GhaniHow To Manage Money For Dublin Millennials

Mohammed Amir Ghani’s Three Tips For Resisting Financial Process Automation

Financial Process Automation

Did you see Google’s demonstration of their new virtual assistant technology, Duplex, last week? If you did, like me, probably you were both amazed … and a little bit terrified of the implications. Essentially, Google is close to figuring out how to make it so that machines and robots can engage in regular human interaction — with the human being … Read More

Mohammed GhaniMohammed Amir Ghani’s Three Tips For Resisting Financial Process Automation

A 12-Point Financial Health Check For Dublin Families And Individuals

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We are now fully engaged in our tax “off season” here in Dublin. But interestingly, this is where the real difference that we can make on behalf of our tax preparation clients is actually made. We’re diving into the new tax legislation, and attending classes (online and in person) to get clarity, even as the IRS releases various new guidances … Read More

Mohammed GhaniA 12-Point Financial Health Check For Dublin Families And Individuals

Four Tips For Dublin Couples To Make Money and Marriage Work Together

money and marriage

It seems like crooks these days keep finding new ways to trick people here in Dublin into giving them more money. And no, I’m not talking about Congress. Last week, for those of us in the tax professional world in Dublin who are paying attention (because let’s be honest — many of our colleagues are still on vacation), we got … Read More

Mohammed GhaniFour Tips For Dublin Couples To Make Money and Marriage Work Together

3+ Reasons Why Dublin Taxpayers Might Need to File an Amended Return

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Well, we did it. You did it. We made it through the tax busy season. Every year, when I shut our Dublin office door on April 15th (the 17th this year — er, the 18th, because of the IRS “issues”), I feel a huge weight lift off of my shoulders. Going home that day is very nice. We work hard around here to … Read More

Mohammed Ghani3+ Reasons Why Dublin Taxpayers Might Need to File an Amended Return