News and announcements

Important announcements and news

For Pilots currently banking with HSBC in the UK
It has come to our attention that HSBC have recently changed IBAN and BIC Codes which are used to process payments.  This may have caused payments to HS...
Mon, 8 Oct, 2018 at 11:02 AM
Update on Social Security Regulations across Europe
The EU has recently updated their regulataions on social insurance as per below.   EU Regulation 883/2004 is soon to incorporate an amendment to Article...
Mon, 17 Sep, 2018 at 7:09 AM
Tax returns in Ireland and the UK - €50 referral fee
Are you or do you know? A contractor or direct employee working and/or paying tax in a country that is not the country of residence? A contractor or airl...
Fri, 25 May, 2018 at 3:05 PM
Tax planning - To be or not to be....a contractor
“To be or not to be”…a contractor. Are you doing your Command Upgrade? Considering whether to accept a floating contract? Running out of expenses? C...
Tue, 24 Jul, 2018 at 3:25 PM
Example of monthly expenses to upload
Each month all contractors should upload their expenses to keep a good balance.  This is vital to ensuring your taxable pay is reduced. Your monthly exp...
Fri, 27 Apr, 2018 at 1:49 PM
Expenses in a new base - What you can claim
If you have moved to a new base or are starting in your first home base then you can claim the following.  You must have a permanent base letter. Reloc...
Fri, 27 Apr, 2018 at 1:50 PM
Completing your annual tax return for contractors and employed pilots
If you have left your contract and going to a direct contract with Ryanair or elsewhere, depending on your personal circumstances, you will be required to c...
Fri, 27 Apr, 2018 at 4:21 PM
GDPR Privacy Policy - Important Updates
We at O'Connor & Associates have updated our Privacy Policy in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)  Privacy Policy...
Fri, 25 May, 2018 at 2:19 PM
Ways to Contact Us
Ways to get in contact with O'Connor & Associates Facebook Messenger O'Connor & Associates Facebook Page  Email: info@oconnoran...
Fri, 25 May, 2018 at 2:19 PM
Verified Flights and Ryalogger - Add in home base subsistence
Please provide any feedback or enhancements you would like to: simon@oconnorandassociates.ie We have teamed up with Ryalogger to automatically pull in your...
Mon, 30 Apr, 2018 at 2:58 PM