Welcome To Shelbourne Accountants

We offer a flexible service specifically tailored to suit your requirements

Shelbourne Accountants provide a comprehensive range of accountancy and taxation services to both corporate and personal clients.

We specialise in the following services;

Our team are always available to answer your queries and to provide technical and practical advice.

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Our offices at Merrion Square, Dublin 2.

Our Mission

Our mission is to break the mould and provide excellent financial and taxation services through our professional and dedicated team. We really do value our clients and we develop close, long-term relationships with them by building up trust and delivering a professional service.

Our Promise

We pride ourselves on having a very experienced team who are committed to deliver the high quality work associated with a large accountancy firm but without the associated costs.

  • We offer a free consultation for you to get to know us
  • Our clients do not get unexpected fees
  • We make switching accountants easy
  • We do not use confusing jargon
  • We know all the questions
  • We even know all of the answers
  • We think accountants are allowed to have a personality
  • Our clients enjoy tax efficiency
  • Our team is technically proficient
  • We will not be a firm where promises, expectations and agreed deadlines are not met
  • We are always prompt in response

Our team has been involved in accountancy and taxation services for a long time. In that time, we have learnt many lessons but none more important than unless our clients always know that we value them, then we will never get to show them how amazing our team is at what they do.

We know all the questions - we even know all of the answers

A Modern Approach ▼

We think accountants are allowed to have a personality, even the unbelievably technically proficient ones, who we have on our team. Don’t believe us? Try our free consultation so that you can get to know us. We know all the questions; we even know all of the answers. We do not use confusing jargon - give us 30 minutes and let us prove it to you.

Our Clients Love Us ▼

There are many reasons why our clients are our greatest referrers, mainly because we are a firm where promises, expectations and agreed deadlines are met. We are always prompt in response as we believe that accountancy firms should have great customer service as well. If this sounds like you then we'll make switching accountants easy.

We Deliver Results ▼

We have designed everything we do to give our clients the best possible service. Our clients see results, save money and enjoy superb tax efficiency without any unexpected fees. We do not work 24 / 7, but you do not need us to; everything you need is available via our secure online portal.

As a growing firm offering a full range of auditing, business and personal accounting services, Shelbourne Accountants have big firm expertise with small firm personality.

Shelbourne Accountants was established by Terry Abbott, FCCA. Terry is a fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (ACCA) and is a member of the ACCA network panel. He is surrounded by a talented and ambitious team who are passionate about what they do, and is committed to exceeding the requirements and expectations of every single client.

Meet Our Team

We are a specialist provider of Accountancy and Taxation services to SME’s, indviduals and professional contractors in Aviation, Engineering, IT, Health and other professions. Our expertise is looking after the Accounting, Administration and Taxation requirements of all of our Clients.

Bookkeeping Services

Bookkeeping services provided by Shelbourne Accountants:

  1. Legal Bookkeeping
  2. Auctioneer Bookkeeping
  3. General Bookkeeping
  4. Remote Bookkeeping

Taxation Services

Taxation services provided by Shelbourne Accountants:

  1. Tax Consultancy
  2. Capital Aquisition Tax
  3. Capital Gains Tax
  4. Personal Tax
  5. Tax Reclaim

Our Clients

There are many reasons why our clients are our greatest referrers, mainly because we are a firm where promises, expectations and agreed deadlines are met. We are always prompt in response (always) as we believe that Accountancy firms should have great customer service as well. If you like us then we make switching Accountants easy.


Our Clients include:



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Shelbourne Accountants

95 Merrion Square, Dublin 2. Eircode: D02 KT67


DUBLIN: +353 1 518 0518

CORK: +353 21 735 5747

GALWAY: +353 91 399 060



FAX: +353 1 518 0519



EMAIL: info@shelbourneaccountants.ie


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