Corr & Corr Chartered Accountants are a commercially astute organisation with a personal, partner-led service aimed at entrepreneurial, small & medium sized enterprises (SME's), large corporates and high-net worth individuals. Our clients come from many different backgrounds and are active in all branches of commerce and industry. Our reputation is grounded in quality, delivering premium advisory services efficiently.
The Cornmill, Coalisland
Founded in 2004, the practice comprises 2 Partners and 12 Staff supplying a range of services spanning Audit, Corporate Taxation, Personal Taxation & Private Client Services, VAT & Payroll, Business Recovery, Business Planning and Forensic Accounting in various business sectors.
More recently Corr & Corr have specialised in Banking/Re-Banking, Invest NI Funding, and Strategic Tax Planning incorporating a number of areas such as Corporate Finance, and Mergers & Acquisitions. Corr & Corr have a heavy focus on training and developing staff, boasting a Chartered Tax advisor, two Audit Managers, four trainee Chartered Accountants, and one technician. Corr & Corr was formed by twins, Brendan & Paul Corr. The practice grew by having an understanding of business and business processes as opposed to viewing accountancy as merely an annual compliance process. Paul & Brendan, brothers in business, also have followed perfectly parallel career paths studying and qualifying together, and now sharing the helm of their leading accountancy firm. Their Coalisland based firm has grown rapidly through straitened economic times, with business and professional clients from all over Northern Ireland, GB & RoI, with a new office recently opened in Cookstown.
Our offices at The Cornmill
All the time, providing the best advice, on time, every time but never forgetting one thing, it's the whole customer experience that counts. Corr & Corr aspire to be the most outstanding in their field. In a world that has faced its challenges, we have remained strong due to the skill of our teams, our commitment to excellence and never accepting that the value adding process has stopped..
We are committed to remain of a size where continuity and personal attention still remain possible. We combine the experience and expertise of a large organisation with the approachability of a smaller personal advisor. We are proud of our history and our culture, and place emphasis upon quality of service, meeting our clients' needs and leading-edge technology. Our experience and market focus enable us to offer a rare blend of professional expertise and personal service to a wide range of clients, from European & UK Based Groups, to owner managed businesses, private individuals and charities.
Partner - BA (PG Dip) FCA
Brendan is the founding Partner of Corr & Corr. Established in July 2004, Brendan has been central to the development of the practice, with Corr & Corr now recognised as one of the leading suppliers of audit, tax, consultancy and advisory services in Northern Ireland. Brendan is the Audit & Taxation Partner within the practice, overseeing the Audit of SME's and larger Group Companies.
Specialism - Brendan has worked closely with government departments including Invest NI and DARD, developing business plans and growth strategies for several engineering, construction and food companies, and has been retained as a consultant to the Board of Directors of several companies and local government bodies. In addition to this Brendan has developed the Tax Consultancy within Corr & Corr, and regularly advises on Capital Gains & Inheritance Tax, Vat & Property Tax issues. Brendan qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1999, and is a graduate of Queens University & University of Ulster. Prior to establishing Corr & Corr Brendan spent 8 years in practice where he worked primarily as a Senior Audit Manager and Tax Advisor.
Partner - BA (PG Dip) FCA
Paul is the Corporate Finance Partner within the practice. Paul has been involved in a number of Group & Debt Restructuring assignments that involved close work with legal advisers across a number of legal jurisdictions, Management Buy Outs (MBO), sourcing alternative financing solutions, and advising on various tax efficient shareholding and investment structures. Paul was retained as the lead advisor for the MBO of Northern Irelands leading private sector tourism attraction, and retained for the MBO of a UK based building materials group. Paul also advises on all Company acquisition and disposal matters within the practice.
Specialism - Paul has significant experience in focusing owner managers on future business Strategy, and has been responsible for the preparation of numerous financial and commercial due diligence reports for individuals, private sector companies and a number of Venture Capital Trust, making investments in various businesses and high-tech start-ups companies. Paul qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1999, and is a graduate of Queens University and the University of Ulster.
Paul spent 10 years in practice where he has worked primarily as a Senior Audit Manager, and Corporate Finance Consultant.
Meet The Team
Chartered Tax Consultant - B.Sc. PG Dip(Acc), FCA, CTA, ATT
With over 15 years post qualification experience as a Chartered Accountant, Mairead is currently one of the relatively few Chartered Tax Advisers in Northern Ireland, and is the firms Staff Manager.
Specialism - Mairead heads up the Tax Department, overseeing all Tax Compliance matters, ranging from IHT Planning to Corporate Restructures. Focusing on specialist tax planning for individuals and businesses, Mairead provides the Corr & Corr team with expertise in compliance matters such as HMRC investigations as well as compliance based issues for owner managed businesses.
SME Business Manager - BSc Accounting
Cathy joined the firm in 2008 having completed her Degree in Accountancy from the University of Ulster, and is currently completing her FAE Qualification with ACCA.
Specialism - As a Senior Auditor Manager within the firm Cathy is responsible for helping co-ordinate office operations and procedures and has a wide portfolio of audit clients specialising in a range of sectors, including Charities, Solicitors, Construction, Engineering, Retails and Business Service Sectors. Cathy has joint responsibility for the Vat & Payroll Department and regularly meets with HMRC Inspectors in respect of compliance issues.
Accounts & Audit Manager - BSc Accounting
Niamh joined the firms Audit Department in 2011 after completing a BSc Accountancy degree and is currently completing her FAE Qualification with Chartered Accountants Ireland.
Specialism - Niamh currently is a Senior Audit Manager within the firm and specialises in working with SME Sole Traders and Partnerships, together with working with larger family owned companies, with specific sector experience in Engineering & Construction. Niamh currently manages several Company Audits, and has joint responsibility for the Vat & Payroll Department. Niamh regularly meets with HMRC Vat Inspectors in respect of compliance issues, and more recently has worked on Invest NI projects.
Chartered Accountant - Audit Senior
Brian joined Corr & Corr Audit Department in 2012 and has recently passed his final Chartered Accountancy Exams with Chartered Accountants Ireland.
Specialism - Brian is an Audit Senior, and oversees the completion of Statutory Company Audits, in addition to Company & SME Accounts. Brian also works in the consultancy department, providing SME clients with advice on accounts software packages, and implementing same. More recently Brian has become involved in Banking Proposals involving company finance & refinance proposals, together with working with companies house in respect of company formations and restructuring.
Chartered Accountant - Audit Senior
Fergal joined Corr & Corr SME & Personal Tax Department in March 2014 & has most recently passed his final Chartered Accountancy Exams with Chartered Accountants Ireland.
Specialism - Fergal specialises in providing various accounting services to a wide range individuals and companies in the retail, construction and agricultural sectors. Specialisms include VAT/EU Vat Compliance and more recently Fergal has joined the Audit Team working on several company and Group Audits. In addition Fergal works closely with Companies House in respect of Company Formations Restructures.
Bryan is a qualified Chartered Quantity Surveyor. Following completing his training as a Quantity Surveyor, Bryan joined the firm in 2008.
Specialism - Bryan has gained valuable experience across a wide range of Accounting procedures. Main duties include accounts preparation, tax calculation, payroll procedures, and the completion of VAT returns. In addition to this Bryan continues to use his Quantity Surveying training and works closely with SME firms in the construction sector, assisting them with all HMRC Tax Compliance issues.
Audit Junior / VAT & Payroll
Enya has recently joined the firm as an Audit Junior, having completed her degree in Accountancy from the University of Ulster.
Specialism - Enya will primarily work in the SME department, working in the preparation of Accounts for Sole Traders and Partnerships. In addition Enya will work in the VAT & Payroll department.
Book Keeper / Administration
Maureen joined the firm in 2013, and heads up the administration department.
Specialism - Maureen is a trained Book-Keeper, with proficiency in Sage Line 50 & Sage Payroll/Iris Payroll. In addition to working within the administration department, Maureen assists the Payroll & Vat Department.
Administration / VAT & Payroll
Claire joined the firm in 2015, as an assistant in the administration department.
Specialism - In addition to administrative roles within the firm, Claire assists in the Payroll & Vat department.
We are currently recruiting for Qualified and Trainee Accountants. Please email your C.V. to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration, it will be treated in the strictest confidence.