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
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
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
ROS Notification to file a return
All clients will be getting these letters from the Irish Revnue.  You do not need to do anyting with this as we file your return.  These are standard letter...
Thu, 5 Jul, 2018 at 9:46 AM
If you are leaving your contract - IMPORTANT INFORMATION YOU NEED TO TELL US
   If you are leaving your contract with your agency then please let us know and send the following details to us as soon as possible: Your name ...
Wed, 3 Jan, 2018 at 5:51 PM
Expenses valid for 4 years
Your can add expenses into our system going back up to 4 years and your expenses stay linked to you for this period.   For example if you left your cont...
Fri, 27 Apr, 2018 at 7:57 AM