Westside Tax Consultants originally started as Arthur Downer Associates in 1976 with the idea of providing an innovative approach to the serious matter of maintaining business records for management control, for banking accommodation and for tax returns.

In 2008 Westside Tax Consultants was launched with Louise Downer joining as a full-time auditor and tax consultant, along with Emma Curtin and Michael Brennan. In 2017 Arthur Downer retired and Louise Clinton joined the practice.

Westside Tax Consultants have 2,000+ clients, who are provided annually with their Annual Accounts and Tax Balancing Statements.

We have a wide range of businesses in our client base ranging from small to medium-sized operations such as:
Taxi Drivers, Building Tradespersons, Coach Operators, Haulage and Transport Contractors along with a host of Various Business Service Provides and professional people.

Westside Tax Consultants



Vat Returns

We can prepare your VAT returns either from your own bookkeeping records or we can take care of the records and submit the returns online.


Company formations, preparation of annual returns to the Companies Registration Office and any other secretarial duties that you may require. 


We can advise and assist you on the best way to avail of reliefs and exemptions before calculating your liability and submitting your return.

Preparation of Year End Accounts

We can provide year end accounts for sole traders, partnerships or limited companies. This will give you valuable information on how your business performed during the year and help you in making decisions going forward. We can provide you with advice on how to make improvements to bookkeeping records etc if needed. We will also ensure that you meet all your requirements as a business owner.

Over 35 years of experience we offer our accountancy and tax services to small business owners. Whether you are a self-employed individual, a partnership or a limited company we are confident that we can offer a friendly professional service.

Income Tax Returns:

This includes calculating your tax liability, completing your tax return, filing online and liaising with Revenue on your behalf.

You would need to submit tax returns if any of the following apply to you:

• You are self-employed or a partner in a partnership
• You are a company director
• You have income from a rental property (commercial or residential)
• You have large amounts of savings or investment income
• You have bought/received or sold shares
• You have income from overseas
• You have sold or given an asset away (such as a holiday home or some shares)


Our high-quality, professional and friendly payroll service includes:

• Register your staff on your behalf with Revenue.
• Work out the gross to net calculations
• Advise you on what tax should be paid over to Revenue on behalf of your staff.
• Provide payslips as needed either on a weekly, bi-monthly or monthly basis.
• Prepare and submit the necessary returns to Revenue, P30’s and P35’s etc

P60’s will be provided at the end of the year.

You can avail of a free initial consultation if you are thinking of setting up a business or if you are just looking to change accountants, where we can discuss your requirements as a business owner and advise you on our fees.


Westside Tax Consultants

Our Location

Unit 79, Cookstown Industrial Estate, Tallaght, Dublin D24 H317, Tel: (01) 4145060, Email: info@westsidetax.ie