Damien Flanagan


KPMG in Ireland

Damien is a partner in KPMG’s tax practice, specialising in advising companies claiming incentives such as R&D tax credits, the Knowledge Development Box (“KDB”) and capital allowances. He has developed deep specialist skills in R&D tax credits and capital allowances, working with multinationals and SMEs in all sectors, guiding them through the claims process from end to end, including managing Revenue audits. Since the introduction of the KDB by Finance Act 2015, Damien has worked with companies to claim this new relief. He is recognised as one of the few specialists working in the area of innovation tax reliefs in Ireland.

  • Innovation
  • Research and development
  • Research and development incentives
  • Services
  • Tax
  • B.A (Mod.) Business and Economics, Trinity College Dublin

  • Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ireland

  • Member of the Institute of Tax, Ireland

  • Life Sciences

  • ICT/Technology

  • Agri-Food

  • Manufacturing and Engineering

  • Retail, Travel, Leisure and Tourism