McInerney Saunders, Chartered Accountants and business advisors is delighted to announce the appointment of John Fitzgerald to Taxation Partner. Pictured above from left to right are Managing Partner Gerry McInerney, newly appointed Taxation Partner John Fitzgerald and Partner Owen Sheehy.

“I am delighted to welcome John’s elevation to partner. I know our growing client base of local SME owners and FDI businesses setting up in Ireland will benefit from John’s specialist taxation knowledge which he combines with his commercial, practical and entrepreneurial experience,” said Gerry McInerney, Manager Partner, McInerney Saunders.

John has been with the firm over seven years prior to which he owned and managed his own retail business in Dublin city centre, having earlier managed a chain of retail stores.

John, from Dingle, Co Kerry, attended UCC, is a qualified Chartered Tax Adviser. With significant experience working with owner managed and family businesses, John focuses on assisting clients plan their future financial success, advises on tax efficient business disposals and succession planning that allows for wealth transfers from one generation to the next.

He also advises a growing number of SME FDI businesses setting up in Ireland, as they seek to develop their European operations utilizing all of the taxation and other benefits that Ireland has to offer.

McInerney Saunders, based in Swords, Co Dublin provides audit, accounting, tax and advisory services to entrepreneurial and owner managed businesses and foreign direct investors establishing operations in Ireland.