kevin mcloughlin
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Kevin McLoughlin

EY Ireland Head of Tax

Tax leader, Cyclist and music fan

With 18 years’ experience in the provision of tax advisory services to Irish and multinational companies, Kevin serves as Head of Tax for EY Ireland, covering the full spectrum of tax services from R&D Tax Credits, to VAT.

Having worked across a broad range of clients and projects, including cross-border planning, acquisitions and disposals, inward investment and VC-backed management buyouts, Kevin has deep technical knowledge in the fields of international tax, M&A and transfer pricing.

Kevin served as Partner Lead for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year programme in Ireland for five years. He also spent several years on the Irish Tax Desk at EY in San Jose, California, where he was involved in advising US businesses on a wide range of Irish tax issues.

A law graduate from UCD, Kevin also holds a Professional Diploma in Accounting from Dublin City University. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland and an Associate of the Irish Taxation Institute. He is also an Irish correspondent for Tax Analysts and the international tax journal.

How Kevin is building a better working world

“Being part of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year team for five years helped me contribute to the firm’s initiative to recognise, promote and build a supportive community around high-growth entrepreneurs in Ireland.’’