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# tax - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Media blackout in Poland to protest new ad tax
# Freedom Of Speech
# Freedom Of Speech

Media blackout in Poland to protest new ad tax

Feb 10th 2021, 11:33 AM 28,828 Views 28 Comments

State media outlets would be exempt from the tax.

# tax - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Joe Biden's son Hunter facing federal investigation over ‘tax affairs’
# Investigation
# Investigation

Joe Biden's son Hunter facing federal investigation over ‘tax affairs’

Dec 9th 2020, 9:28 PM 30,984 Views 54 Comments

The investigation by the Delaware US Attorney’s office was disclosed in a statement by Biden’s transition office.

# tax - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Brexit is coming: Here's what will change after 31 December 2020
# Customs
# Customs

Brexit is coming: Here's what will change after 31 December 2020

Oct 24th 2020, 9:00 PM 144,878 Views 104 Comments

British driving licences made invalid, a customs-check comeback, and what to do with the UK landbridge.

# tax - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Budget 2021: What measures kick in today?
# In Your Pocket
# In Your Pocket

Budget 2021: What measures kick in today?

Oct 14th 2020, 12:05 AM 48,730 Views 65 Comments

A number of changes have already kicked in since yesterday’s announcement.

# tax - Monday 28 September, 2020

Trump paid $750 in US income taxes in 2016 and 2017, according to New York Times
# Taxing
# Taxing

Trump paid $750 in US income taxes in 2016 and 2017, according to New York Times

Sep 28th 2020, 6:51 AM 46,106 Views 95 Comments

The major investigation into the US president’s finances comes just weeks before the election.

# tax - Friday 31 July, 2020

Aer Lingus owner IAG announces pre-tax loss of €4.2 billion
# Covid Hit
# Covid Hit

Aer Lingus owner IAG announces pre-tax loss of €4.2 billion

Jul 31st 2020, 9:12 AM 22,236 Views 51 Comments

IAG’s revenue was a total of €5.3 billion, some 56% lower than 2019’s levels.

# tax - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Apple and Ireland win appeal against European Commission's €13 billion tax ruling
# Decision Time
# Decision Time

Apple and Ireland win appeal against European Commission's €13 billion tax ruling

Updated Jul 15th 2020, 3:25 PM 90,361 Views 204 Comments

The European Commission previously ordered the US company to hand back €13 billion in unpaid tax.

'A bad day for the taxpayer': Opposition TDs accuse government of 'throwing away' Apple's €13 billion
# Tax
# Tax

'A bad day for the taxpayer': Opposition TDs accuse government of 'throwing away' Apple's €13 billion

Jul 15th 2020, 12:16 PM 72,963 Views 113 Comments

Apple and Ireland won their appeal against the European Commission’s €13 billion tax ruling.

# tax - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Paying back tax on the wage subsidy scheme: Revenue's plans aim to 'minimise any financial hardship'
# Tax
# Tax

Paying back tax on the wage subsidy scheme: Revenue's plans aim to 'minimise any financial hardship'

Jul 12th 2020, 11:00 AM 62,850 Views 40 Comments

Money received under the wage subsidy scheme is taxable, but that tax liability won’t come until the end of the year.

# tax - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

TDs to be told that 'higher taxes' are necessary to offset the economic fallout from Covid-19
# Checks And Balances
# Checks And Balances

TDs to be told that 'higher taxes' are necessary to offset the economic fallout from Covid-19

Jun 16th 2020, 8:44 AM 39,891 Views 161 Comments

A number of organisations and government departments will update TDs on the fallout from Covid-19 today.

# tax - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

19,000 people close pandemic payment due to claiming it 'in error'
# Wages
# Wages

19,000 people close pandemic payment due to claiming it 'in error'

Apr 8th 2020, 1:07 PM 97,160 Views 48 Comments

The government says the temporary wage subsidy scheme is not being taxed at the time at which you receive it.

# 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 24,595 Views 93 Comments

It’s all about the money.

# tax - Wednesday 1 January, 2020

USC will not be abolished if Fianna Fáil enter government
# Here To Stay
# Here To Stay

USC will not be abolished if Fianna Fáil enter government

Jan 1st 2020, 6:45 AM 21,278 Views 107 Comments

The taxpayer was led to believe the USC was a temporary tax, imposed to see us through the dark days.

# tax - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Michael Lowry says 'slanderous, vicious, malicious, vindictive, false allegations' were made in Dáil about his tax affairs
# Michael Lowry
# Michael Lowry

Michael Lowry says 'slanderous, vicious, malicious, vindictive, false allegations' were made in Dáil about his tax affairs

Dec 4th 2019, 9:05 AM 32,214 Views 0 Comments

The Independent TD called on Paul Murphy TD to withdraw his comments.

# tax - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Revenue experiencing more issues with online system after extending pay and file deadline
# Revenue
# Revenue

Revenue experiencing more issues with online system after extending pay and file deadline

Updated Nov 13th 2019, 6:49 PM 27,936 Views 26 Comments

Revenue extended the deadline to 6pm today after experiencing technical difficulties yesterday.

# tax - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Revenue extends pay and file deadline after issues with online system
# Tax
# Tax

Revenue extends pay and file deadline after issues with online system

Nov 12th 2019, 4:40 PM 21,832 Views 24 Comments

ROS was unavailable for a period of time this afternoon while Revenue’s technical team refreshed the system.

# tax - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

'I've concerns about the level of tax they're paying': Property investment firms to be hit with tax avoidance clampdown tonight
# REITs
# REITs

'I've concerns about the level of tax they're paying': Property investment firms to be hit with tax avoidance clampdown tonight

Oct 8th 2019, 9:02 PM 24,501 Views 18 Comments

New anti-avoidance measures are to be passed by the Dáil tonight.

Judge rejects Trump's 'extraordinary' immunity claim, says prosecutors can see tax returns
# Stormy Daniels
# Stormy Daniels

Judge rejects Trump's 'extraordinary' immunity claim, says prosecutors can see tax returns

Oct 8th 2019, 8:09 AM 30,592 Views 42 Comments

The US President is appealing the ruling.

# tax - Sunday 22 September, 2019

Just over two weeks out from the Budget, what can we expect?
# Budget 2020
# Budget 2020

Just over two weeks out from the Budget, what can we expect?

Sep 22nd 2019, 8:00 AM 32,376 Views 34 Comments

All will be revealed on 8 October.

# tax - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Trump sues in New York in attempt to block public release of tax returns
# Tax Returns
# Tax Returns

Trump sues in New York in attempt to block public release of tax returns

Sep 19th 2019, 9:35 PM 27,017 Views 0 Comments

Trump’s attorneys filed a lawsuit against Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R Vance Jr.

# tax - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Poll: Should the government stop funding greyhound racing?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the government stop funding greyhound racing?

Jun 27th 2019, 8:07 AM 65,671 Views 137 Comments

An RTÉ investigation has claimed almost 6,000 greyhounds were killed for not racing fast enough in 2017.

# tax - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Leo Varadkar says plan to raise top tax rate to €50k may have to wait
# Tax Cuts
# Tax Cuts

Leo Varadkar says plan to raise top tax rate to €50k may have to wait

Jun 25th 2019, 5:40 PM 30,707 Views 81 Comments

The Taoiseach defended the policy but said it may not happen immediately.

# tax - Sunday 23 June, 2019

Only 26 sites told to pay vacant site levy in Dublin city so far this year
# Vacant Sites
# Vacant Sites

Only 26 sites told to pay vacant site levy in Dublin city so far this year

Jun 23rd 2019, 8:15 AM 16,626 Views 16 Comments

Minister Eoghan Murphy has recently claimed that evidence so far of development shows the vacant site levy is working.

# tax - Monday 17 June, 2019

ESRI warns that carbon taxes 'often regressive in nature'
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

ESRI warns that carbon taxes 'often regressive in nature'

Jun 17th 2019, 6:15 AM 11,409 Views 59 Comments

The government is looking at two models to increase carbon tax and offset the cost to householders.

# tax - Friday 14 June, 2019

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

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

Jun 14th 2019, 6:15 AM 42,714 Views 21 Comments

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

# tax - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

€21.1 million owed by tax defaulters in the first three months of the year
# Defaulters
# Defaulters

€21.1 million owed by tax defaulters in the first three months of the year

Jun 11th 2019, 9:22 PM 29,301 Views 34 Comments

Two cases involved sums of over €1 million.

# tax - Friday 22 March, 2019

Consultants at Cork and Galway hospitals failed to provide evidence of tax compliance
# SIPO
# SIPO

Consultants at Cork and Galway hospitals failed to provide evidence of tax compliance

Mar 22nd 2019, 2:24 PM 24,202 Views 1 Comment

Sipo investigated the doctors after they missed a deadline by which they had to reply.

# tax - 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 13,356 Views 9 Comments

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

# tax - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

Star Wars movie receives €3.43m in tax credits from Revenue
# The Last Jedi
# The Last Jedi

Star Wars movie receives €3.43m in tax credits from Revenue

Feb 27th 2019, 6:00 PM 18,809 Views 26 Comments

The shooting of scenes on Skellig Michael and elsewhere has provided a boost to the Irish tourism industry.

# tax - 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 26,245 Views 46 Comments

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

# tax - Monday 11 February, 2019

Hungary to give women with 4 or more children lifelong tax exemption
# Promises
# Promises

Hungary to give women with 4 or more children lifelong tax exemption

Feb 11th 2019, 10:42 AM 41,434 Views 103 Comments

Viktor Orban announced that and other measures during his “state of the nation” address.

# tax - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Apple agrees €500 million tax settlement with France
# Payback
# Payback

Apple agrees €500 million tax settlement with France

Feb 5th 2019, 12:24 PM 16,011 Views 53 Comments

Apple is one of several American technology giants in the line of fire in Europe over their tax strategies.

# tax - Sunday 3 February, 2019

Judge questions whether property developer who owes over €1m accepts responsibility for tax offences
# Court
# Court

Judge questions whether property developer who owes over €1m accepts responsibility for tax offences

Feb 3rd 2019, 7:30 AM 23,417 Views 0 Comments

The matter has been adjourned until 18 February.

# tax - 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 27,989 Views 38 Comments

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

# tax - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Leo Varadkar tells Davos that Ireland has 'closed down' tax loopholes and is raking it in as a result
# World Economic Forum
# World Economic Forum

Leo Varadkar tells Davos that Ireland has 'closed down' tax loopholes and is raking it in as a result

Jan 24th 2019, 11:12 AM 67,229 Views 102 Comments

Varadkar told the World Economic Forum that Ireland has never taken in so much corporation tax.

# tax - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Ronaldo accepts €18.8m fine for tax evasion
# Spain
# Spain

Ronaldo accepts €18.8m fine for tax evasion

Jan 22nd 2019, 11:09 AM 27,297 Views 0 Comments

Prosecutors accused him of having used companies in low-tax foreign jurisdictions, including Ireland, to evade tax.

# tax - Monday 14 January, 2019

Here are just some of the problems facing the Taoiseach as TDs head back to the Dáíl
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Here are just some of the problems facing the Taoiseach as TDs head back to the Dáíl

Jan 14th 2019, 6:30 AM 16,318 Views 33 Comments

In what could be Leo Varadkar’s toughest year yet, there are a number of huge issues barrelling towards him from day one.

# tax - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Fine Gael ministers discussed US corporations paying 'little or no tax' here in the 1980s
# State Papers
# State Papers

Fine Gael ministers discussed US corporations paying 'little or no tax' here in the 1980s

Dec 29th 2018, 8:30 AM 11,239 Views 40 Comments

A letter from John Bruton to Alan Dukes has been released to the national archives.

# tax - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

More homeowners will have to pay property tax if government decides to scrap exemption
# Lpt Reform
# Lpt Reform

More homeowners will have to pay property tax if government decides to scrap exemption

Dec 26th 2018, 6:30 AM 48,041 Views 68 Comments

The Taoiseach said it is unfair that some pay while others do not.

# tax - Friday 14 December, 2018

Shakira charged with tax evasion in Spain
# Paradise Papers
# Paradise Papers

Shakira charged with tax evasion in Spain

Dec 14th 2018, 6:25 PM 27,883 Views 0 Comments

The musician allegedly failed to pay more than €14.5 million between 2012 and 2014.

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