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# taxpayers - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

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

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

# taxpayers - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

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

Revenue extends pay and file deadline after issues with online system

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

# taxpayers - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Where does your money go? New website gives detailed breakdown of government spending

The website allows users to chart the money being used by various Government departments and to service public debt.

# taxpayers - Monday 13 February, 2017

Fine Gael senator who got €30k after losing his Dáil seat has only repaid €2k Exclusive

Six members of the Dáil and Seanad received termination payments last year.

# taxpayers - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Here’s how much it would cost to get rid of the USC for incomes under €100,000

Finance Minister Michael Noonan said taxpayers are getting a cut in the USC.

# taxpayers - Friday 22 April, 2016

Does David McSavage have a TV licence or not? He doesn't seem to know

The courts say he does, he says he doesn’t.

# taxpayers - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Here's how much Princes Charles' visit to Ireland cost the taxpayer

The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall paid us a visit in May.

# taxpayers - Monday 8 December, 2014

Enda doesn't see 'any circumstances' in which Anglo junior bondholders will be paid

The government is playing down fears that Anglo junior bondholders are in line for repayment.

# taxpayers - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Taxpayers pay hundreds of thousands on field unsuitable for sheltered housing

The situation was unveiled on Prime Time tonight.

# taxpayers - Thursday 17 April, 2014

19-year-old arrested for using Heartbleed to steal taxpayers' data

The Canada Revenue Agency said 900 social insurance numbers were stolen from its website.

# taxpayers - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Scammers are going 'phishing' for Revenue customer details

Fake emails headed “Notice of Tax Return. Client No.” are being sent from accounts purporting to be from the Revenue Commissioners.

# taxpayers - Friday 22 November, 2013

South African media warned not to publish pics of president's house - but do it anyway

The South African president’s home has been revamped using taxpayers money – and the government says it’s a security breach to publish any photographs of it.

# taxpayers - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Pay-and-file tax deadline won’t change next year, 2015 date could be earlier though Tax

Pay-and-file tax deadline won’t change next year, 2015 date could be earlier though

The Government have said it remains their plan to bring forward to date to submit tax returns but it won’t happen until 2015 at the earliest.

# taxpayers - Friday 21 June, 2013

Noonan: Taxpayers put lots of money into BOI and AIB, now we could get some back

Michael Noonan has explained the significance of last night’s agreement between eurozone finance ministers about the potential retrospective recapitalisation of Ireland’s banks.

# taxpayers - Sunday 16 December, 2012

Burton's Social Protection department spend €5k of public money on party

The party for retired staff was held a few weeks before Budget cuts were announced, it was revealed today.

# taxpayers - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Iceland re-elects president who refused deal on failed bank

Olafur Ragnar Grimsson to serve a record fifth term as president.

# taxpayers - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

'Banking union' plan to shift cost of bank losses from taxpayers

European Commission says new framework will be primarily based on preventing and preparing for banking problems.

EU set to unveil new plan to protect taxpayers from bank losses

New proposals aim to ensure that losses are borne by shareholders and creditors.

# taxpayers - Friday 4 May, 2012

Column: Ireland should buy from start-ups, not just give them cash

The Government invests more than €100m in start-ups every year, writes Paul Quigley, but they should consider buying some of their goods and services if they really want to get them off the ground.

# taxpayers - Monday 15 August, 2011

Poll: Is the social welfare fraud probe a good idea? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is the social welfare fraud probe a good idea?

It has been revealed that the current crackdown on social welfare fraud has already yielded millions of euro in savings. With an entire new fraud unit to be established, we’re asking you: Is the crackdown a good idea or is it targeting the vulnerable?

# taxpayers - Thursday 4 August, 2011

The cost of giving advice to banks? €300 million

Hundreds of millions of taxpayers’ money have been paid to bank advisors.

# taxpayers - Wednesday 13 April, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.