SmallCompanyAccounts.ie is part of the PayLessTax group. Our aim is to replace your accountant and reduce professional fees for small business by simplifying their tax and accounting requirements. We seek to do this by converting all the “technical speak” on Tax and company forms to every day English that everyone can understand.

  • Smallcompanyaccounts.ie enables you to set up your new company and complete your tax registration.
  • SmallCompanyAccounts.ie is the only tax and accounts package that empowers you to complete your annual tax and CRO returns for €500.
  • PayLessTax.ie has revolutionised personal tax returns with its fool proof and intuitive software from €99.

Meet the Team

Cathal Maxwell

FCA – Chartered Accountant

AITI – Chartered Tax Adviser

QFA – Qualified Financial Adviser

Cathal is an ex- Revenue Inspector and former director of BDO with over 40 years’ experience working in tax and accounting. Cathal designed and built the intuitive www.paylesstax.ie software which has empowered thousands of customers to complete their own tax returns. Cathal set up his first tax consultancy business as the Tax Advice Shop on Main Street, Dun Laoghaire in 1987 before founding C. Maxwell & Associates Ltd in the early 1990s. More recently Cathal has specialised in tax planning and banking negotiations / restructuring.

Jeremy Cleary

AITI – Chartered Tax Adviser

Jeremy has been a member of the Irish Tax Institute (the leading authority on taxation in Ireland) since 1987 and has over 30 years’ experience advising small business on their tax and accounts. He specialises in working with small companies advising them how to operate in the most efficient way allowing them more time and energy to focus on what’s really important.

Barry Maxwell

ACA – Chartered Accountant

AITI – Chartered Tax Adviser

TEP – Trust and Estate Practitioner

Barry is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). He has a wealth of experience assisting high net worth individuals with tax planning and compliance especially in the area of passing assets / wealth on to the next generation.

Barry has previously worked for PwC (Private Client Service’s team) and Deloitte (private client’s tax manager). Barry has worked in four countries and has built up an in-depth knowledge tax residency laws in a number of jurisdictions.