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#Revenue

# revenue - Friday 15 March, 2019

Revenue seize car and cigarettes and tobacco worth over €16,500
# Revenue
# Revenue

Revenue seize car and cigarettes and tobacco worth over €16,500

Mar 15th 2019, 8:14 PM 16,073 Views 17 Comments

This represents a potential loss to the Exchequer of almost €13,500.

# revenue - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Cork auctioneer and Moore Street phone shop on latest Revenue tax defaulter list
# Quarter Four
# Quarter Four

Cork auctioneer and Moore Street phone shop on latest Revenue tax defaulter list

Mar 5th 2019, 8:31 PM 57,211 Views 27 Comments

The list also includes broadcaster Mark Cagney, and actor Danny O’Carroll.

# revenue - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Substitute teachers refunded after some overtaxed by over €1,200
# Tax Credits
# Tax Credits

Substitute teachers refunded after some overtaxed by over €1,200

Feb 28th 2019, 2:48 PM 13,373 Views 9 Comments

The issue was caused by a payroll system error that reduced their tax credits to zero.

# revenue - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

VAT on vitamins and supplements won't jump to 23% - at least until November
# U-turn
# U-turn

VAT on vitamins and supplements won't jump to 23% - at least until November

Updated Feb 26th 2019, 6:11 PM 26,317 Views 46 Comments

An increased rate on some food supplements was due to kick in on Friday.

Revenue seizes cigarettes and tobacco worth €20,000 at Dublin Airport
# Seizure
# Seizure

Revenue seizes cigarettes and tobacco worth €20,000 at Dublin Airport

Feb 26th 2019, 11:49 AM 16,974 Views 14 Comments

Revenue said that its officers made the seizure during routine operations yesterday morning.

# revenue - Friday 1 February, 2019

'Deeply shocking': Substitute teachers wrongly overtaxed after new system kicks in
# Pay Issues
# Pay Issues

'Deeply shocking': Substitute teachers wrongly overtaxed after new system kicks in

Feb 1st 2019, 5:56 PM 28,009 Views 38 Comments

The issue has affected a number of substitute teachers who were paid in the first and second pay runs of 2019.

3.7 tonnes of meat seized at Dublin Port
# Shadow Economy
# Shadow Economy

3.7 tonnes of meat seized at Dublin Port

Feb 1st 2019, 1:44 PM 77,614 Views 34 Comments

The meat was seized because it could have had an impact on public and animal health.

# revenue - Monday 21 January, 2019

Over 10,200 litres of smuggled whiskey seized in Dublin Port
# Revenue
# Revenue

Over 10,200 litres of smuggled whiskey seized in Dublin Port

Jan 21st 2019, 5:52 PM 20,716 Views 29 Comments

The alcohol, worth a quarter of a million euro to the Exchequer, was discovered in a trailer that had originated from Poland.

# revenue - Saturday 5 January, 2019

Revenue warns of bogus phone call scam telling people 'a criminal case is being taken against you'
# Scam
# Scam

Revenue warns of bogus phone call scam telling people 'a criminal case is being taken against you'

Jan 5th 2019, 12:59 PM 18,613 Views 28 Comments

A number of individuals have received phone calls from a person claiming to be from Revenue.

# revenue - Friday 4 January, 2019

120,000 people may incorrectly pay 51% emergency tax this month, accountants warn
# Revenue
# Revenue

120,000 people may incorrectly pay 51% emergency tax this month, accountants warn

Jan 4th 2019, 10:07 PM 56,154 Views 54 Comments

New PAYE rules come into effect this month.

# revenue - Friday 21 December, 2018

Revenue hits international pharma company with €1.6 billion tax demand
# Tax Bill
# Tax Bill

Revenue hits international pharma company with €1.6 billion tax demand

Dec 21st 2018, 11:23 AM 28,226 Views 28 Comments

The matter relates to the 2013 sale by Elan of the intellectual property the MS drug Tysabri.

# revenue - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Foxhound and 3 lurchers seized at Dublin Port
# Revenue
# Revenue

Foxhound and 3 lurchers seized at Dublin Port

Dec 20th 2018, 6:51 PM 16,205 Views 15 Comments

The four dogs were not microchipped and did not have the proper documentation.

# revenue - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

11 people arrested in Cork during Garda 'day of action'
# Cork
# Cork

11 people arrested in Cork during Garda 'day of action'

Dec 19th 2018, 4:43 PM 33,750 Views 26 Comments

The individuals were charged on 27 counts in relation to a number of recent incidents.

# revenue - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Revenue warns of latest phone call scam telling people 'a criminal case is being taken against you'
# Bogus Callers
# Bogus Callers

Revenue warns of latest phone call scam telling people 'a criminal case is being taken against you'

Dec 6th 2018, 6:01 AM 28,989 Views 16 Comments

Revenue said that this over the phone scam has in no way involved its systems or security.

# revenue - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Roscommon County Council takes hit as Revenue publishes latest tax defaulters list
# Revenue
# Revenue

Roscommon County Council takes hit as Revenue publishes latest tax defaulters list

Dec 4th 2018, 9:13 PM 33,626 Views 17 Comments

The council settled for nearly €500,000 over under-declaration of VAT.

# revenue - Monday 19 November, 2018

PAYE workers could lose out on benefit of tax cuts as Revenue reviews expense flat rate
# Tax
# Tax

PAYE workers could lose out on benefit of tax cuts as Revenue reviews expense flat rate

Nov 19th 2018, 1:59 PM 29,864 Views 16 Comments

A number of categories like shop assistants, actors and journalists will have their flat-rate expenses withdrawn from 1 January.

# revenue - Saturday 17 November, 2018

Heroin worth over €2 million seized at Dublin Airport
# Drugs Seizure
# Drugs Seizure

Heroin worth over €2 million seized at Dublin Airport

Nov 17th 2018, 4:13 PM 21,984 Views 30 Comments

The 15kg of heroin was discovered in a woman’s luggage.

# revenue - Saturday 10 November, 2018

1,400 litres of wine, 76 litres of spirits and 7,780 cigarettes seized at Dublin Port
# Shadow Economy
# Shadow Economy

1,400 litres of wine, 76 litres of spirits and 7,780 cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

Nov 10th 2018, 6:01 PM 18,868 Views 24 Comments

Officers made the discovery when they stopped and searched a foreign registered bus and a van.

# revenue - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Cocaine worth €4.6 million seized in Rosslare
# Revenue
# Revenue

Cocaine worth €4.6 million seized in Rosslare

Nov 4th 2018, 10:33 AM 20,229 Views 24 Comments

Detector dog Defor helped gardaí and Revenue officers intercept the drugs.

# revenue - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Revenue warns of new tax refund scam targeting people's bank details
# Fraud
# Fraud

Revenue warns of new tax refund scam targeting people's bank details

Oct 24th 2018, 3:24 PM 46,307 Views 15 Comments

Revenue said it’s become aware of a new email and text messaging scam.

# revenue - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

Almost 90,000 illegal prescription medicines, including 5,700 erectile dysfunction pills, seized
# Operation Pangea Xi
# Operation Pangea Xi

Almost 90,000 illegal prescription medicines, including 5,700 erectile dysfunction pills, seized

Oct 23rd 2018, 2:41 PM 10,257 Views 14 Comments

The seizure was made as part of the Interpol-coordinated Operation Pangea XI.

# revenue - Thursday 18 October, 2018

The government was told that shifting TV licence duties to Revenue would crush post offices
# Retail And Services
# Retail And Services

The government was told that shifting TV licence duties to Revenue would crush post offices

Oct 18th 2018, 4:03 PM 972 Views 2 Comments

A union representing An Post workers made the claims in a letter to ex-minister Denis Naughten.

# revenue - Friday 12 October, 2018

Revenue seizes €2.2 million worth of drugs at Dublin Airport and Rosslare Port
# Detector Dog Defor
# Detector Dog Defor

Revenue seizes €2.2 million worth of drugs at Dublin Airport and Rosslare Port

Oct 12th 2018, 7:28 PM 22,045 Views 12 Comments

Two men have been arrested in connection with the two separate incidents.

# revenue - Monday 8 October, 2018

Cash and 24,000 cigarettes seized in Donegal and Galway
# Shadow Economy
# Shadow Economy

Cash and 24,000 cigarettes seized in Donegal and Galway

Oct 8th 2018, 9:24 PM 17,104 Views 11 Comments

The seizures are part of Revenue’s ongoing operations targeting the shadow economy.

# revenue - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Revenue discover two fuel laundering plants in Louth
# Seized
# Seized

Revenue discover two fuel laundering plants in Louth

Oct 7th 2018, 6:31 PM 30,391 Views 40 Comments

Around 5,000 litres of illicit fuel was seized.

# revenue - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

€240k worth of controlled drug kratom seized at Portlaoise Mail Centre
# Revenue
# Revenue

€240k worth of controlled drug kratom seized at Portlaoise Mail Centre

Oct 3rd 2018, 3:57 PM 12,309 Views 9 Comments

Cannabis was found hidden inside a tin of biscuits.

# revenue - Thursday 27 September, 2018

€165,000 in smuggled beer seized at Dublin Port
# Booze
# Booze

€165,000 in smuggled beer seized at Dublin Port

Sep 27th 2018, 10:47 PM 18,390 Views 29 Comments

The 25,700 litres of alcohol were seized from a foreign-registered truck entering the country on a ferry from Holyhead in Wales yesterday.

# revenue - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

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

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

Sep 26th 2018, 9:03 PM 44,436 Views 31 Comments

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

# revenue - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Over 18 kilograms of chewing tobacco seized during raid of Limerick apartment
# Customs Seizure
# Customs Seizure

Over 18 kilograms of chewing tobacco seized during raid of Limerick apartment

Sep 12th 2018, 5:12 PM 14,616 Views 32 Comments

The search was made after a quantity of cigarettes was discovered in a parcel originating in the UK labelled as “toys”.

# revenue - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

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

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

Sep 11th 2018, 4:41 PM 23,156 Views 25 Comments

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

# revenue - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Revenue seizes 24,000 litres of beer at Dublin Port
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Revenue seizes 24,000 litres of beer at Dublin Port

Sep 6th 2018, 7:57 PM 27,228 Views 30 Comments

The driver, a man in his 50s from the UK, was questioned about the smuggled alcohol.

# revenue - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Revenue seizes suspected cocaine and MDMA worth estimated €3m at Dublin Port
# Revenue
# Revenue

Revenue seizes suspected cocaine and MDMA worth estimated €3m at Dublin Port

Aug 28th 2018, 4:51 PM 13,094 Views 24 Comments

The detection was made in a container which arrived on a ferry from Europe.

# revenue - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Over 8 million cigarettes valued at €4.5 million seized at Dublin Port
# Stubbed Out
# Stubbed Out

Over 8 million cigarettes valued at €4.5 million seized at Dublin Port

Aug 23rd 2018, 5:10 PM 11,852 Views 11 Comments

They represented a loss to the Exchequer of approximately €3.6 million.

# revenue - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Man charged over €252k drug, tobacco and cash seizure as part of clamp down on Limerick gangs
# Seized
# Seized

Man charged over €252k drug, tobacco and cash seizure as part of clamp down on Limerick gangs

Aug 16th 2018, 4:44 PM 11,405 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 50s is due before Tralee District Court today.

# revenue - Sunday 5 August, 2018

Revenue collects over €1 million in extra taxes from casinos with unlicenced gaming machines
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Revenue collects over €1 million in extra taxes from casinos with unlicenced gaming machines

Aug 5th 2018, 6:15 AM 9,118 Views 13 Comments

Revenue last year launched a national compliance project targeting the gaming and amusement machine sector.

# revenue - Saturday 4 August, 2018

Revenue detector dog Josie helps find €90k in cash that could be connected to criminal activity
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Revenue detector dog Josie helps find €90k in cash that could be connected to criminal activity

Aug 4th 2018, 4:37 PM 14,696 Views 0 Comments

The money was found when a UK national in her thirties was searched.

# revenue - Monday 30 July, 2018

Amphetamines worth half a million seized with help of detector dog Defor
# Rosslare Europort
# Rosslare Europort

Amphetamines worth half a million seized with help of detector dog Defor

Jul 30th 2018, 10:59 PM 13,117 Views 17 Comments

A man in his forties was arrested at Rosslare Europort after Revenue officers seized over 36kgs worth of drugs

# revenue - Monday 9 July, 2018

Revenue seize cannabis infused 'jelly sweets' at Portlaoise postal centre
# Sugar High
# Sugar High

Revenue seize cannabis infused 'jelly sweets' at Portlaoise postal centre

Jul 9th 2018, 10:39 PM 18,681 Views 32 Comments

The drugs which originated in the US were discovered by Revenue detector dog Stella.

# revenue - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

6kg of herbal cannabis marked as 'gifts' seized at Portlaoise postal centre
# Drug Haul
# Drug Haul

6kg of herbal cannabis marked as 'gifts' seized at Portlaoise postal centre

Jun 26th 2018, 10:12 PM 15,151 Views 21 Comments

The drugs originated in Thailand.

# revenue - Friday 22 June, 2018

Cannabis worth €23k seized after detector dog Bailey finds it in vacuum cleaner
# Dublin
# Dublin

Cannabis worth €23k seized after detector dog Bailey finds it in vacuum cleaner

Jun 22nd 2018, 5:44 PM 17,965 Views 27 Comments

A 17-year-old was arrested in connection with the seizure.