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This page includes a short biography for each of the Certified Tax Adviser (CTax) lecturers.

James Bradley BComm ACCA  AITI

James has been lecturing in Tax and Accounting for Griffith College in Cork and Dublin for 6 years.  He also lectures for UCC, Chartered Accountants Ireland and the Irish Tax Institute. In addition James runs his own small Tax/Accountancy practice in Cork.

James will deliver the following module:

  • Advanced Income Tax
  • Employment Income

David Clancy - Managing Director, Clancy & Associates

David is an experienced tax professional having particular expertise in the areas of income tax, capital gains tax, capital acquisitions tax and personal financial planning.

He is a member of the Irish Tax Institute, has lectured extensively for the Irish Tax Institute and other professional bodies and he is a regular contributor to tax seminars and articles.

David started his own company in 1998. The business has grown successfully and has been based on very hard work and wonderful colleagues and clients.

David will deliver the following module:

  • Further Aspects of Personal Tax

Paul Gosal BSc (ACC) AITI ACA - Director of Tax, Buckely Kiely

Paul is an AITI-Chartered Tax Advisor and Chartered Accountant with over 10 years’ experience as a tax practitioner. Paul provides personal, corporate and capital tax consultancy advisory to a broad range of individual and corporate clients specialising in Family Business/Corporate restructurings (including succession aspects); Personal Tax and Estate Planning for individuals; Personal Tax planning for internationally mobile directors/employees; Revenue Audits & Investigations and Tax aspects of Debt Resolutions and Restructurings. 

Paul is an experienced lecturer on taxation matters. He is a lecturer at Cork Institute of Technology and is also the Chair of the Chartered Tax Adviser South West Network which represents AITI Chartered Tax Advisers in Cork and Kerry. He frequently lectures and presents at conferences for the Irish Tax Institute and CPA Ireland.

Paul will deliver the following module:


  • Succession Planning


Gary O'Mahony (BCL, FAC, AITI) - Tax Partner and Head of Tax, Kieran Ryan & Co

Gary is a law graduate from University College Cork and also spent a year in Dublin City University doing a post-graduate diploma conversion course in accountancy. He trained in Arthur Andersen, qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in 1994 and as a tax professional in 1995. Previously a tax director with Ernst & Young, he joined Kieran Ryan & Co in 2004 as a tax partner and now heads up the tax department, dealing daily with many tax and commercial issues across a varied client portfolio:

Gary will deliver the following module:

  • Revenue Interaction