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# pay-up - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Restaurants and bars that don't display their tips policy will face fines of up to €2,500
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Restaurants and bars that don't display their tips policy will face fines of up to €2,500

Jun 16th 2019, 6:00 AM 39,907 Views 55 Comments

An amendment to the law is to be introduced to ensure tips go to the employee.

# pay-up - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Carbon tax should quadruple to €80 per tonne by 2030, committee recommends
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# Rise At The Pump

Carbon tax should quadruple to €80 per tonne by 2030, committee recommends

Mar 28th 2019, 4:41 PM 10,742 Views 91 Comments

There was a row at Oireachtas Climate Action Committee over the plan to increase carbon tax.

# pay-up - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Here's how many sites there are where its owners will have to pay the vacant site levy
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Here's how many sites there are where its owners will have to pay the vacant site levy

Jan 2nd 2019, 7:00 AM 36,626 Views 17 Comments

Site owners will be eligible to pay up to 7% of its value if the local authority has placed it on the vacant sites register.

# pay-up - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Calls for drivers who park on cycle lanes to get penalty points
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Calls for drivers who park on cycle lanes to get penalty points

Aug 14th 2018, 8:00 PM 11,481 Views 78 Comments

Motorists continue to park on cycle lane because they face no consequences for doing so, said the party.

# pay-up - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Hotels and businesses may have to pay more for TV licences
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Hotels and businesses may have to pay more for TV licences

Jul 25th 2018, 12:15 AM 14,792 Views 46 Comments

Leinster House, which has around 1,000 TVs is only required to pay for one TV licence.

# pay-up - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Taxi driver ordered to pay €17,800 to man despite claims he wasn't present at car crash
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Taxi driver ordered to pay €17,800 to man despite claims he wasn't present at car crash

Jun 9th 2018, 6:00 AM 21,346 Views 0 Comments

The driver had claimed another man was driving the car.

# pay-up - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Politicians who don't pay their bar tab will have it deducted from their salary
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Politicians who don't pay their bar tab will have it deducted from their salary

Apr 18th 2018, 8:00 PM 18,505 Views 82 Comments

The Taoiseach encouraged the Oireachtas to investigate how to chase up politicians who fail to pay their bills.

# pay-up - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Leo says Trump is right about one thing - Europe needs to stop relying on the US for its defence
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Leo says Trump is right about one thing - Europe needs to stop relying on the US for its defence

Mar 14th 2018, 12:02 PM 14,410 Views 98 Comments

Varadkar says Europe needs to start looking after its own security.

# pay-up - Sunday 14 January, 2018

There has been a jump in the number of people buying a TV licence in the last year
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There has been a jump in the number of people buying a TV licence in the last year

Jan 14th 2018, 9:45 AM 20,747 Views 88 Comments

The jump in the figures over the last year is largely attributed to the public awareness campaign rolled out by the Department of Communications.

# pay-up - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Taoiseach says politicians should settle their Dáil bar tab or have it taken from their salaries
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Taoiseach says politicians should settle their Dáil bar tab or have it taken from their salaries

Aug 1st 2017, 11:52 AM 37,561 Views 77 Comments

The unpaid tabs at the Dáil bar and restaurant amount to €5,000.

Dáil bar and restaurant tabs 'should be paid at the end of every month'
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Dáil bar and restaurant tabs 'should be paid at the end of every month'

Aug 1st 2017, 6:00 AM 12,420 Views 55 Comments

Almost €5,500 in unpaid Dáil tabs will be wiped after a series of efforts to recoup the amounts owed failed.

# pay-up - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

RTÉ boss calls for hike in TV licence fee to €175
# Broadcasting
# Broadcasting

RTÉ boss calls for hike in TV licence fee to €175

Jul 11th 2017, 10:20 PM 40,550 Views 222 Comments

RTÉ is to post a deficit in its 2016 annual report due to be published soon.

# pay-up - Monday 10 July, 2017

Pamplona police chase down Italians fleeing a restaurant bill after the bull run
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# Get Back Here

Pamplona police chase down Italians fleeing a restaurant bill after the bull run

Jul 10th 2017, 10:47 PM 22,652 Views 12 Comments

The €620 bill was paid in full, with a tip.

# pay-up - Friday 7 July, 2017

Poll: Do you think fines work?
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# Your Say

Poll: Do you think fines work?

Jul 7th 2017, 9:36 AM 12,839 Views 32 Comments

Do you have any library books or rented DVDs or videos collecting dust?

# pay-up - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

We might have to give the EU an extra €280 million because of those inflated GDP figures
# Leprechaun Economics
# Leprechaun Economics

We might have to give the EU an extra €280 million because of those inflated GDP figures

Jul 20th 2016, 2:35 PM 16,698 Views 83 Comments

The massive 26% hike in GDP was decried by one financial journalist as a “work of Irish fiction”.

# pay-up - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Spanish airline 'charged people €60 for a job interview'
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Spanish airline 'charged people €60 for a job interview'

Jan 13th 2016, 9:42 PM 22,457 Views 22 Comments

Air Europa Express began operating on Monday.

# pay-up - Thursday 10 December, 2015

A major IT upgrade means people who don't pay fines will have it taken from their wages
# Fine Idea
# Fine Idea

A major IT upgrade means people who don't pay fines will have it taken from their wages

Dec 10th 2015, 7:05 PM 26,724 Views 149 Comments

55% of those imprisoned in Ireland last year were jailed for the non-payment of fines.

# pay-up - Monday 5 October, 2015

UK in 'chaos' over plastic bag levy. What's all the fuss about? We did that 13 years ago...
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UK in 'chaos' over plastic bag levy. What's all the fuss about? We did that 13 years ago...

Oct 5th 2015, 8:00 PM 36,313 Views 77 Comments

The year of Saipan and Nadine Coyle forgetting her age we began paying for our plastic bags.

# pay-up - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Airbnb meets hosts after telling the tax man about them
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# No Hiding

Airbnb meets hosts after telling the tax man about them

Aug 11th 2015, 8:45 PM 50,148 Views 140 Comments

The company will supply information to the Revenue Commissioners dating back to May 2014.

# pay-up - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Do you have a health insurance with Laya Healthcare? It could be going up
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# On The Up

Do you have a health insurance with Laya Healthcare? It could be going up

Jul 25th 2015, 2:36 PM 15,275 Views 40 Comments

Ireland’s second largest health insurer Laya Healthcare is hiking up its prices for some of its policies.

# pay-up - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Woman who challenged referendum landed with huge bill for court costs
# Children's Referendum
# Children's Referendum

Woman who challenged referendum landed with huge bill for court costs

Jul 7th 2015, 11:06 AM 48,581 Views 57 Comments

The overall costs of the appeal is believed to be over €1 million.

# pay-up - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Could RTÉ sell off some its Donnybrook land to make some cash?
# Dublin Property
# Dublin Property

Could RTÉ sell off some its Donnybrook land to make some cash?

Apr 22nd 2015, 8:46 AM 9,907 Views 43 Comments

Alex White said RTÉ “needs to be vigilant with their costs”.

# pay-up - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Banks treating people on variable mortgage rates "very badly"
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Banks treating people on variable mortgage rates "very badly"

Apr 19th 2015, 2:21 PM 12,314 Views 85 Comments

The Health Minister made the comment today.

# pay-up - Friday 10 April, 2015

Anyone need a right back? Dani Alves' wage demands move him closer to Barcelona exit
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From The42
# Not Cheap

Anyone need a right back? Dani Alves' wage demands move him closer to Barcelona exit

Apr 10th 2015, 12:05 AM 9,443 Views 11 Comments

The Brazilian’s agent says he already has a three-year contract on the table from another club.

# pay-up - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Explainer: Why does YouTube want to introduce a paid subscription service?
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Explainer: Why does YouTube want to introduce a paid subscription service?

Apr 9th 2015, 3:57 PM 8,899 Views 17 Comments

It’s not all about making more money (although that’s a major reason behind it).

# pay-up - Monday 23 March, 2015

Plan to take water charges from wages a 'bullying' tactic - Murphy
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# Won't Pay

Plan to take water charges from wages a 'bullying' tactic - Murphy

Mar 23rd 2015, 10:16 PM 46,694 Views 394 Comments

It’s understood enhanced compliance measures are being considered by the government.

# pay-up - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Two men and two women in Clare charged over illegal money lending
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# Loan Sharks

Two men and two women in Clare charged over illegal money lending

Feb 24th 2015, 1:22 PM 11,038 Views 0 Comments

The four were among a group of 11 people arrested in garda raids in 2013.

# pay-up - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Revenue took property tax from wages of 68,000 people who didn't pay
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Revenue took property tax from wages of 68,000 people who didn't pay

Feb 5th 2015, 4:55 PM 24,031 Views 159 Comments

The compliance rate for the past two years has been 95%.

# pay-up - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Forgot to pay or won't pay?: The property tax deadline is tomorrow
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Forgot to pay or won't pay?: The property tax deadline is tomorrow

Jan 6th 2015, 9:11 AM 10,395 Views 44 Comments

People who have not yet paid their local property tax have been urged to make contact with the Revenue Commissioners.

# pay-up - Friday 2 January, 2015

Good news: most companies plan on giving pay rises this year
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Good news: most companies plan on giving pay rises this year

Jan 2nd 2015, 6:45 AM 6,806 Views 21 Comments

According to a new survey, anyway.

# pay-up - Monday 15 December, 2014

Irish businesses could cut the state's €8.5 billion spending bill
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# Tricolour Discount

Irish businesses could cut the state's €8.5 billion spending bill

Dec 15th 2014, 12:47 PM 9,971 Views 19 Comments

But owner-operators say they are still taking far to long to get paid when they do get contracts.

# pay-up - Monday 17 November, 2014

Some councils are taking developer’s money instead of building social housing
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Some councils are taking developer’s money instead of building social housing

Nov 17th 2014, 7:15 AM 10,001 Views 38 Comments

Under the law, a developer can pay a levy in lieu of building social housing.

# pay-up - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Ireland has the second highest percentage of low-paying jobs in the world
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# Wages

Ireland has the second highest percentage of low-paying jobs in the world

Oct 5th 2014, 8:45 AM 32,798 Views 118 Comments

America is number one.

# pay-up - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Drivers should be able to pay a double fine to avoid court appearance
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# Penalty Points

Drivers should be able to pay a double fine to avoid court appearance

Oct 2nd 2014, 10:03 AM 6,849 Views 20 Comments

Less than 1 in 4 of people summoned to court for penalty point offences received convictions.

# pay-up - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

The North's health minister "sees the merit" in charging drunk people for A&E visits
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The North's health minister "sees the merit" in charging drunk people for A&E visits

Aug 12th 2014, 7:00 AM 4,674 Views 20 Comments

There are currently no plans to adopt such a policy in the south, however.

# pay-up - Friday 8 August, 2014

We're still paying more for mortgages than the rest of Europe
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We're still paying more for mortgages than the rest of Europe

Aug 8th 2014, 5:17 PM 10,555 Views 33 Comments

The rate is coming down, but new lending for house purchase is still more expensive than the euro zone average.

# pay-up - Friday 1 August, 2014

Cost order to challengers of Children's Referendum could be breach of rights
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Cost order to challengers of Children's Referendum could be breach of rights

Aug 1st 2014, 7:15 AM 3,967 Views 9 Comments

Mattie McGrath said any such order will deter any future petitioners taking cases against authorities.

# pay-up - Monday 28 July, 2014

Russia ordered to pay Yukos shareholders $50 billion for violating international law
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Russia ordered to pay Yukos shareholders $50 billion for violating international law

Jul 28th 2014, 11:27 AM 8,205 Views 15 Comments

It was unanimously held that Russian authorities forced Yukos into bankruptcy.

# pay-up - Friday 18 July, 2014

Revenue collects €310m in property tax and household charge payments
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Revenue collects €310m in property tax and household charge payments

Jul 18th 2014, 6:29 PM 8,234 Views 55 Comments

The compliance rates for local property tax payments this year is 94%.

# pay-up - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

UPDATE: UPC says it won't give out customer data for TV licence crackdown
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# Telly

UPDATE: UPC says it won't give out customer data for TV licence crackdown

Jul 8th 2014, 4:25 PM 24,951 Views 215 Comments

Pat Rabbitte has got government approval for a new scheme aimed at tackling TV licence fee evasion.

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