Mexico – an open door to foreign investment

The Mexican government have launched a range of investment friendly Special Economic Zones (SEZ). With an open environment to foreign participation, a range of tax and other incentives are available in aerospace, food processing, renewable energy, pharmaceuticals and electronics.

Geographically limited areas in places with natural and logistical advantages that lend themselves to become highly productive regions. The SEZs offer exceptional business
environments designed to attract investment and generate quality jobs.

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Cyber Security: The international threat to business continuity

It’s tempting to give in to ransom demands, but better to resist them.

The world has seen started to infect IT systems on Friday 12 May. The ‘WannaCry’ virus threw organisations in the UK, US, Russia, Germany, China and more into meltdown: 157 countries were involved in the attack.

We’ve since seen additional ransomware attacks at the end of June and in August. Digital threats – long spoken-about as a potential risk – are now a day-to-day reality that organisations must face.

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Morgan Consultants participates in the 2017 AGN North American Congress

Focusing on the Future… and Forward was the theme for the 2017 North American Regional Meeting, held June 20-22 in Pittsburgh, PA, home of AGN member firm Sisterson & Co.

A special focus on what’s next for AGN member firms, the profession and the world included sessions created to help members not only look into the future, but to share strategies and concepts to help them survive and thrive well into the next decade. From technology to innovation to economics, topics addressed many of the key issues and opportunities for today’s independent accounting and advisory businesses.

Are you interested in doing business in Ireland?

AGN International launches a new country guide to find latest publication with live business indicators and AGN insights.

The Republic of Ireland (usually referred to as “Ireland”)is a sovereign state in north-western Europe. The capital and largest city is Dublin, which is located on the eastern part of the island, and whose metropolitan area is home to around a third of the country’s 4.75 million inhabitants.

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Corporate Tax 2017 – European comparison

As members of AGN International, we share the newest European tax comparison.

The 2017 corporate tax survey covers most European countries (including Turkey) and aims to calculate the effective corporate tax payable using a model profit and loss account for a standard trading company with pre-tax accounting profit of € 930,000.00. It also calculates the dividend receivable by shareholders of a company resident in a non-treaty (tax haven) country. Additionally the percentage of accounting profit received as dividend is shown under different assumptions.

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