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# vrt - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Explainer: How will motorists be affected by today's Budget announcements?
# Budget 2021
# Budget 2021

Explainer: How will motorists be affected by today's Budget announcements?

Oct 13th 2020, 10:00 PM 75,976 Views 79 Comments

A major overhaul of the VRT system was announced in today’s Budget.

Carbon tax: Petrol and diesel prices set to increase from midnight tonight
# Budget 2021
# Budget 2021

Carbon tax: Petrol and diesel prices set to increase from midnight tonight

Oct 13th 2020, 2:13 PM 53,739 Views 113 Comments

The changes were announced by Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe this afternoon.

# vrt - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Ireland could be in breach of EU law by charging VRT on cross-border cars
# Taxing Issue
# Taxing Issue

Ireland could be in breach of EU law by charging VRT on cross-border cars

Mar 2nd 2017, 9:36 PM 77,023 Views 97 Comments

The opinion found that European Commission’s case was “well founded” and ruled in their favour.

# vrt - Friday 17 July, 2015

Revenue official pocketed nearly €20,000 in motoring fines
# Suspended Sentence
# Suspended Sentence

Revenue official pocketed nearly €20,000 in motoring fines

Jul 17th 2015, 9:30 PM 22,214 Views 65 Comments

John Kelly’s job was to collect the fines from people who hadn’t paid vehicle registration tax.

# vrt - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Car buyers will pay €1 billion in tax this year to get their vehicles on the road
# Pricey Wheels
# Pricey Wheels

Car buyers will pay €1 billion in tax this year to get their vehicles on the road

Oct 21st 2014, 1:18 PM 8,829 Views 13 Comments

New registrations have been up nearly 30% in 2014 so far.

# vrt - Friday 4 January, 2013

Almost 2,500 convictions for tax and excise offences in 2012
# Revenue
# Revenue

Almost 2,500 convictions for tax and excise offences in 2012

Jan 4th 2013, 6:47 PM 8,478 Views 18 Comments

There were 25 convictions for serious tax evasion in 2012 according to figures released by Revenue this evening.

# vrt - Sunday 2 December, 2012

What motorists should expect in Budget 2013
# Budget 2013
# Budget 2013

What motorists should expect in Budget 2013

Dec 2nd 2012, 8:00 AM 19,024 Views 85 Comments

VRT increases, road tax increases, and a new registration plate system.

# vrt - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Vehicle registration tax hikes 'understandable but disappointing' - AA
# Motoring
# Motoring

Vehicle registration tax hikes 'understandable but disappointing' - AA

Aug 25th 2012, 7:34 AM 7,712 Views 20 Comments

It’s reported today that changes to the vehicle registration system will likely send the price of new cars even higher.

# vrt - Friday 27 January, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

Jan 27th 2012, 4:51 PM 3,897 Views 3 Comments

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

# vrt - Thursday 17 November, 2011

Publicans make demands to Government after protest
# Protest
# Protest

Publicans make demands to Government after protest

Nov 17th 2011, 5:21 PM 3,544 Views 34 Comments

The pub industry says it is haemorrhaging jobs and has called for urgent action after it suffered its worst October in over 20 years.