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#Income Tax

# income-tax - Wednesday 28 September, 2022

The Explainer: What type of tax system does Ireland have?
# Budget 2023
# Budget 2023

The Explainer: What type of tax system does Ireland have?

Wed 6:00 PM 3,274 Views 1 Comment

Is it progressive? And what does that even mean? The ESRI’s Barra Roantree joins us on this week’s episode to explain all.

# income-tax - Tuesday 27 September, 2022

Find out how Budget 2023 tax changes will affect your take-home pay
# Budget 2023
# Budget 2023

Find out how Budget 2023 tax changes will affect your take-home pay

Tue 1:58 PM 145,058 Views 0 Comments

Changes to income tax bands, USC rate bands and personal tax credits have been announced.

Income tax standard rate cut off point raised to €40,000
# Tax Bands
# Tax Bands

Income tax standard rate cut off point raised to €40,000

Tue 1:55 PM 25,092 Views 5 Comments

The €3,200 rise in the rate will amount to €640 for most PAYE workers.

# income-tax - Monday 15 August, 2022

Proposal for new 30% tax band 'still on the table', but minister says it would be 'challenging'
# Budet 2023
# Budet 2023

Proposal for new 30% tax band 'still on the table', but minister says it would be 'challenging'

Updated Aug 15th 2022, 6:41 PM 28,652 Views 28 Comments

Minister for Public Expenditure Michael McGrath said he will engage with the Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe on the issue.

# income-tax - Wednesday 10 August, 2022

'Substantial income tax reductions' pledged in Budget 2023
# Cost Of Living Crisis
# Cost Of Living Crisis

'Substantial income tax reductions' pledged in Budget 2023

Updated Aug 10th 2022, 4:23 PM 67,526 Views 77 Comments

A third rate to target middle-income workers is one option outlined in the Tax Strategy Group papers.

# income-tax - Wednesday 29 June, 2022

Government teases new tax bracket for middle-income earners
# Budget 2023
# Budget 2023

Government teases new tax bracket for middle-income earners

Jun 29th 2022, 1:38 PM 48,000 Views 49 Comments

Fine Gael Ministers have shown support for a proposed 30% tax band.

# income-tax - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

'Not right' pay increases for workers should be gobbled up by tax, USC and PRSI, says Varadkar
# Income Tax
# Income Tax

'Not right' pay increases for workers should be gobbled up by tax, USC and PRSI, says Varadkar

Jun 14th 2022, 4:48 PM 30,567 Views 43 Comments

The Tánaiste says it is a Government commitment to index tax bands and credits.

# income-tax - Thursday 9 June, 2022

Hopes rise that Budget 2023 will introduce new 30% tax band to help squeezed middle
# Budget Roundup
# Budget Roundup

Hopes rise that Budget 2023 will introduce new 30% tax band to help squeezed middle

Jun 9th 2022, 12:05 AM 70,938 Views 105 Comments
  • Minister Heather Humphreys throws her support behind comments made by Tánaiste Leo Varadkar recently, where he said a new middle rate tax band could help cushion the blow of inflation on the squeezed middle, reports Christina Finn
  • Increasing State supports and reducing the cost of services is understood to be the main focus for Budget 2023 this October.
  • Discussions underway to reduce childcare costs, public transport fares and hospital charges.

# income-tax - Saturday 2 October, 2021

Budget 2022: What can we expect - and what are the non-runners?
# What We Know
# What We Know

Budget 2022: What can we expect - and what are the non-runners?

Oct 2nd 2021, 6:30 AM 48,984 Views 27 Comments

The budget will take place on 12 October.

# income-tax - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Returning workers face being overtaxed unless they cancel their Pandemic Unemployment Payment
# PUP
# PUP

Returning workers face being overtaxed unless they cancel their Pandemic Unemployment Payment

Jul 15th 2021, 6:00 AM 23,152 Views 8 Comments

Thousands of hospitality workers are expected to return to work over the coming weeks.

# income-tax - Friday 15 January, 2021

Explainer: Preliminary 2020 tax bills are now available to all PAYE workers — but how does it all work?
# Tax Bills
# Tax Bills

Explainer: Preliminary 2020 tax bills are now available to all PAYE workers — but how does it all work?

Jan 15th 2021, 4:29 PM 52,370 Views 17 Comments

Your final bill can be significantly reduced to zero or even turned into a refund.

# income-tax - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

Received the PUP or the Covid wage subsidy? Next week, you'll find out what income tax you owe
# Taxing Matters
# Taxing Matters

Received the PUP or the Covid wage subsidy? Next week, you'll find out what income tax you owe

Jan 6th 2021, 3:54 PM 235,991 Views 62 Comments

Here’s a quick guide to how the process will work.

# income-tax - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Debt and taxes: Here's what the parties want to do to people's tax burdens
# Pay Packet
# Pay Packet

Debt and taxes: Here's what the parties want to do to people's tax burdens

Feb 6th 2020, 6:05 AM 25,341 Views 93 Comments

It’s all about the money.

# income-tax - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

High-earning multinational executives 'shocked' at Irish tax rates after their eligibility for special tax deal elapsed
# Noteworthy
# Noteworthy

High-earning multinational executives 'shocked' at Irish tax rates after their eligibility for special tax deal elapsed

Sep 24th 2019, 12:05 AM 58,437 Views 95 Comments

Eighteen people earning between €1 million and €10 million benefit from enormous tax write-offs under the scheme.

# income-tax - Saturday 23 March, 2019

Taoiseach promises income tax cuts and rules out entering government with Sinn Féin
# Fine Gael
# Fine Gael

Taoiseach promises income tax cuts and rules out entering government with Sinn Féin

Mar 23rd 2019, 8:15 PM 43,042 Views 177 Comments

The Taoiseach also used his speech to take a pop at Fianna Fáil.

# income-tax - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

Taoiseach: 'Householders will have to pay more to fill their cars, for electricity and gas under carbon tax hikes'
# On The Up
# On The Up

Taoiseach: 'Householders will have to pay more to fill their cars, for electricity and gas under carbon tax hikes'

Nov 21st 2018, 3:53 PM 34,747 Views 177 Comments

Varadkar said the increase in carbon taxes will be needed over the next number of years.

# income-tax - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Fine Gael Ard Fheis to vote on the introduction of a new middle band for income tax
# Income Tax
# Income Tax

Fine Gael Ard Fheis to vote on the introduction of a new middle band for income tax

Nov 15th 2018, 12:11 PM 27,768 Views 64 Comments

The Ard Fheis will also deal with a number of other motions on Brexit, social welfare, rents, and future referendums.

# income-tax - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

What will Budget 2019 mean for those earning around €50,000?
# Budget 2019
# Budget 2019

What will Budget 2019 mean for those earning around €50,000?

Oct 9th 2018, 3:11 PM 39,459 Views 27 Comments

There will be some modest savings for earners next year.

# income-tax - Saturday 29 September, 2018

Poll: Should the Government reform how wealthy individuals in Ireland are taxed?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Should the Government reform how wealthy individuals in Ireland are taxed?

Sep 29th 2018, 9:54 AM 21,591 Views 102 Comments

According to a report, 83 ‘High Worth Individuals’ had a taxable income of less than €36,500 in 2015.

New report shows that 83 of Ireland's wealthiest people pay lower rate of income tax than average worker
# High Worth Individuals
# High Worth Individuals

New report shows that 83 of Ireland's wealthiest people pay lower rate of income tax than average worker

Sep 29th 2018, 8:32 AM 25,741 Views 65 Comments

The Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee said people would be “shocked” by the report.

# income-tax - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Most people want income tax cuts rather than increased spending in Budget 2019
# Show Me The Money
# Show Me The Money

Most people want income tax cuts rather than increased spending in Budget 2019

Sep 15th 2018, 4:00 PM 21,515 Views 138 Comments

Social welfare increases and a jump in the standard cut-off rate for income tax are expected.

# income-tax - Monday 6 August, 2018

Welfare increase, carbon tax rise and more take home pay: Here's what's coming in Budget 2019
# Budget 2019
# Budget 2019

Welfare increase, carbon tax rise and more take home pay: Here's what's coming in Budget 2019

Aug 6th 2018, 12:05 AM 73,697 Views 197 Comments

Speaking during his summer briefing with the media, Leo Varadkar outlined a number of measures being worked on for October’s Budget.

# income-tax - Thursday 4 January, 2018

State takes in nearly €51 billion in record year for tax collection
# Exchequer Returns
# Exchequer Returns

State takes in nearly €51 billion in record year for tax collection

Jan 4th 2018, 11:39 AM 19,222 Views 112 Comments

Including the sale of 29% of its AIB shares the government collected over €58 billion last year.

# income-tax - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Here's what Budget 2018 means for someone earning around €100,000
# Savings
# Savings

Here's what Budget 2018 means for someone earning around €100,000

Oct 10th 2017, 6:00 PM 37,844 Views 34 Comments

Changes to the USC and the entry point level mean savings of at least €328 for these workers next year.

# income-tax - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

One month out from the Budget, what can we expect?
# Income Tax
# Income Tax

One month out from the Budget, what can we expect?

Sep 13th 2017, 7:00 AM 26,120 Views 97 Comments

One thing we know, it’s not going to be a giveaway budget.

# income-tax - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Minister: 'There might be more work in Ireland's economy next year than there are people to do it'
# Job Vacancy
# Job Vacancy

Minister: 'There might be more work in Ireland's economy next year than there are people to do it'

Jun 29th 2017, 3:53 PM 14,559 Views 57 Comments

Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe says he is taking this into account as Budget 2018 prep gets underway.

# income-tax - Monday 8 August, 2016

Trump announces changes to tax plan as protesters are removed from venue
# Money Talks
# Money Talks

Trump announces changes to tax plan as protesters are removed from venue

Aug 8th 2016, 6:23 PM 18,772 Views 46 Comments

He said that no business should pay more than 15% of income in taxes.

# income-tax - Thursday 21 July, 2016

This is how the government could get rid of USC over the next four years
# Nice One
# Nice One

This is how the government could get rid of USC over the next four years

Jul 21st 2016, 10:09 PM 27,532 Views 73 Comments

The proposed measure has been outlined in the Income Tax Reform Plan released by the Department of Finance today.

# income-tax - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Here's what all of the parties' general election promises mean for your wallet
# Cash Money
# Cash Money

Here's what all of the parties' general election promises mean for your wallet

Feb 23rd 2016, 1:03 PM 19,579 Views 140 Comments

Taxback.com’s calculator aims to show how the plans of the main parties will affect your take home pay.

# income-tax - Thursday 28 January, 2016

These countries are set to cosy-up over tax information
# New Rules
From Business ETC
# New Rules

These countries are set to cosy-up over tax information

Jan 28th 2016, 10:13 AM 10,011 Views 25 Comments

Information exchange between 31 OECD nations is set to start next year.

# income-tax - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Getting paid today? Michael Noonan has sorted it so you won't pay extra USC
# Cheers For That
# Cheers For That

Getting paid today? Michael Noonan has sorted it so you won't pay extra USC

Dec 31st 2015, 7:30 AM 30,736 Views 34 Comments

Happy New Year!

# income-tax - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Gerry Adams: 'Slab' Murphy is still a good republican
# Rights Denied
# Rights Denied

Gerry Adams: 'Slab' Murphy is still a good republican

Dec 19th 2015, 7:33 PM 34,551 Views 291 Comments

The Sinn Féin TD believes Murphy has been treated “unfairly”.

# income-tax - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

What the Budget means for someone earning around €20,000
# Lower Earners
# Lower Earners

What the Budget means for someone earning around €20,000

Oct 13th 2015, 8:19 PM 23,733 Views 29 Comments

How does this change things for you?

What the Budget means to someone earning around €100,000
# High Earners
# High Earners

What the Budget means to someone earning around €100,000

Oct 13th 2015, 6:53 PM 33,462 Views 58 Comments

How does this change things for you?

What the Budget means for someone earning around €40,000
# Middle Earners
# Middle Earners

What the Budget means for someone earning around €40,000

Oct 13th 2015, 4:19 PM 35,741 Views 56 Comments

How does this change things for you?

# income-tax - Monday 5 October, 2015

Renua's radical plan to abolish loads of taxes and the TV licence
# Flat Tax
# Flat Tax

Renua's radical plan to abolish loads of taxes and the TV licence

Oct 5th 2015, 1:12 PM 31,589 Views 177 Comments

The party has proposed the introduction of a flat rate of 23% on all income.

# income-tax - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Top Irish earners are paying more tax than the Swedes
# Swede Relief
# Swede Relief

Top Irish earners are paying more tax than the Swedes

Sep 22nd 2015, 11:42 AM 21,073 Views 166 Comments

And those on high incomes should pay less, one group says.

# income-tax - Monday 14 September, 2015

Your USC is being cut, but what else do we know about Budget 2016?
# The Leaks So Far
# The Leaks So Far

Your USC is being cut, but what else do we know about Budget 2016?

Sep 14th 2015, 8:30 PM 46,742 Views 101 Comments

With a month to go, the Budget leaks have begun in earnest.

# income-tax - Friday 24 April, 2015

Ireland is losing its competitive edge
# D'oh!
# D'oh!

Ireland is losing its competitive edge

Apr 24th 2015, 12:07 PM 14,075 Views 91 Comments

The country is still an expensive place to do business.

Just how many Irish people can really be classed as filthy rich?
# Big Spenders
# Big Spenders

Just how many Irish people can really be classed as filthy rich?

Apr 24th 2015, 9:41 AM 29,660 Views 57 Comments

5% of the tax-paying population are on salaries of €100,000 or greater…

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