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#Revenue Commissioners

# revenue-commissioners - Friday 25 September, 2020

Received the PUP or Covid wage subsidy? Here's how you can pay back your income tax

Paschal Donohoe says 37,000 employers have signed up for the new wage subsidy scheme.

# revenue-commissioners - Thursday 3 September, 2020

How will the government's 'Stay and Spend' scheme work and how can you claim your tax credits?

Taxpayers can claim back 20% of their spend on food and accommodation as a tax credit.

# revenue-commissioners - Saturday 29 August, 2020

The Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme ends next week — so when will you have to pay back all that income tax?

A top accountancy body has called for definitive guidance from the government.

# revenue-commissioners - Friday 31 July, 2020

Government u-turns on exclusion of proprietary directors from wage subsidy scheme

The Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme initially excluded people who were proprietary directors of a company.

# revenue-commissioners - Sunday 5 July, 2020

Explainer: Why there's likely to be a lot of liquidations and corporate insolvencies in the near future

Insolvency experts are expecting to be deluged as a result of the pandemic.

# revenue-commissioners - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Revenue warned government to urgently close loophole allowing businesses double claim tax relief

A Department of Finance spokesman said they believed the issue had been largely nipped in the bud.

# revenue-commissioners - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

From The42 Cork City confirm settlement with Revenue Commissioners OFFICIAL

Cork City confirm settlement with Revenue Commissioners

The news comes at the end of a turbulent season for the club.

# revenue-commissioners - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

CAB seize financial documents in Galway search

The search was carried out this morning in Tuam.

# revenue-commissioners - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Revenue worker who was fired after being caught 'red handed' selling contraband cigarettes loses appeal against dismissal

The details of the case are disclosed in a Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) ruling.

# revenue-commissioners - Friday 14 June, 2019

Revenue reviewed Top 100 Rich List ahead of decision to increase focus on wealthy individuals' tax affairs

The PAC was told the list proved ‘beneficial’ to Revenue.

# revenue-commissioners - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Cannabis worth €240,000 seized following search of property in west Dublin

A 44 year-old woman was arrested at the scene.

# revenue-commissioners - Saturday 23 March, 2019

High Court Master says case could be taken against Ireland over special tax treatment given to vulture funds

Edmund Honohan has said there are many similarities to be drawn with the Apple case being taken.

# revenue-commissioners - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Revenue not planning for customs posts but says it is ready for no-deal Brexit

Revenue has scaled up its Customs IT systems to handle the increased transaction levels.

# revenue-commissioners - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Government now monitoring tax affairs of medium-sized corporations and certain 'high wealth individuals'

A new division will manage the affairs of people and companies who can’t be monitored by the Revenue’s Large Cases Division.

# revenue-commissioners - Monday 15 October, 2018

NCT contract worth €650 million up for grabs for ten years to 2030

Applus, the company which currently operates the test, made €6.5 million in profit last year, down 20% from 2016.

# revenue-commissioners - Saturday 29 September, 2018

Ship seized over tobacco smuggling has cost State €410,000 because Revenue can't dispose of it

The MV Shingle was seized in June 2014, when a shipment of over 32 million cigarettes and 4,000kg of tobacco was found on board.

# revenue-commissioners - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Revenue has scrapped its LoCall system in favour of landlines to reduce costs for mobile customers

1890 numbers are only treated as low cost options for calls from landlines.

# revenue-commissioners - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

Sangria smuggled in boxes labelled 'orange juice' seized alongside 15kg of tobacco

The goods worth roughly €18,000 were seized in Rosslare over the past two days.

Companies linked to Denis Desmond and Mario Rosenstock fined over incorrect tax declarations

A medical consultant, a fisherman and a locksmith also featured on the quarterly list of tax defaulters.

# revenue-commissioners - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Criminal Assets Bureau seize car and mobile phones following search of Sligo property

No arrests were made in relation to the seizure.

# revenue-commissioners - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Calls for Revenue to scrap 1890 number as some mobile networks charging 'out of bundle' prices

‘People often assume that it is a free telephone service until their credit runs out or when they receive their bill at the end of the month.’

# revenue-commissioners - Sunday 29 April, 2018

Man facing drug charges takes Revenue to court to try and get his hire-purchase truck back

Aidan Conroy’s truck and trailer were seized at Dublin Port in August 2015.

# revenue-commissioners - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Revenue threatens to dock public servant's pay over a property they'd never heard of

It’s unclear why Revenue believed that the individual owed the State outstanding tax on a number of properties in another county.

# revenue-commissioners - Saturday 15 July, 2017

No plans to legislate against loophole that allowed 200 people to try avoid paying €500 million in tax

The Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe told the Dáil that there are no plans to legislate as the case was dealt with successfully.

# revenue-commissioners - Friday 7 April, 2017

Revenue warns of new scam that claims taxpayers are due a tax refund

The message tells people that they have a certain amount of time to access credit they are entitled to.

# revenue-commissioners - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

Sinéad O'Connor on tax defaulters list over €160k settlement

There were also a number of settlements between other individuals and Revenue that totalled over €1m.

# revenue-commissioners - Monday 11 April, 2016

Three biscuit tins full of cocaine were found by customs at Dublin Airport

A 39-year-old woman has been arrested.

# revenue-commissioners - Saturday 30 January, 2016

# revenue-commissioners - Monday 17 August, 2015

Revenue taking money from people who have undervalued their homes

The number of individuals who have mandatory reductions on pensions or wages has doubled since 2013.

# revenue-commissioners - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Airbnb meets hosts after telling the tax man about them

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

# revenue-commissioners - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Man arrested off Faro flight after cocaine found in suitcase at Cork Airport

In a separate operation, gardaí discovered an elaborate grow house in Country Meath with €750,000 worth of cannabis plants.

# revenue-commissioners - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Four men arrested after these dogs sniffed out €184,000 worth of drugs

The drugs were found in a Lithuanian registered van.

# revenue-commissioners - Monday 18 May, 2015

Revenue giving names and addresses to Irish Water

Exchanges took place last August and in January and February.

# revenue-commissioners - Thursday 12 March, 2015

'You guys don't seem to like prosecuting people very much': Revenue told

Some 358 Irish-linked accounts were revealed in leaked details of HSBC’s Swiss operations.

# revenue-commissioners - Thursday 5 March, 2015

People have tried to get millions in pension funds out of Ireland

The Revenue Commissioners are investigating if any of this activity was illegal.

# revenue-commissioners - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Here's some good news if you haven't paid your property tax yet

Revenue has extended the deadline after a large volume of calls in recent days.

# revenue-commissioners - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

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

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

# revenue-commissioners - Monday 22 December, 2014

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# revenue-commissioners - Thursday 4 December, 2014

'Political interference' stopped Revenue probe into Ansbacher 'black briefcase': Whistleblower

Allegations of a major cover-up are spreading from politicians to government officials.

# revenue-commissioners - Friday 14 November, 2014

More people are filing their tax returns online

By midnight yesterday, over 397,000 income tax returns for 2013 were filed.

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