More than a quarter yet to pay second-home tax

More than a quarter yet to pay second-home tax

Some 27% of owners of second homes have yet to pay the NPPR charge - despite the passing of the payment deadline.

Only 255,000 owners had registered by midnight, compared to a total of 351,000 who paid it last year.

The €200 annual charge on non-principal private residences is paid directly to county councils.

The payment is being replaced by the property tax - but owners had to pay both in 2013.

More than a quarter yet to pay second-home tax

More than a quarter yet to pay second-home tax

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