A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Fri, 12 Jun, 2020
Tue, 09 Jun, 2020
Mon, 25 May, 2020
Thu, 30 Apr, 2020
Gardaí have expressed concern at the spiralling cost of the towing and storage of vehicles seized for road-traffic offences and its financial impact on the force.
Mon, 16 Mar, 2020
If such a shutdown takes place, exceptions will need to be made for organisations that are critical to the medical, pharmaceutical and food supply chains.
Sun, 15 Mar, 2020
Digital publications will no longer be liable to pay Vat in the UK under new measures. This means that any digital publication, including books, newspapers, magazines, and academic journals, will no longer be charged Vat
Wed, 11 Mar, 2020
Some of Munster’s top business leaders have called for taxes on the construction industry to be reduced in order to boost housing supply in the region.
Mon, 24 Feb, 2020
Revenues at the Parknasilla Resort and Spa hotel in Co Kerry fell by 5% in 2019, partly due to the hike in Vat for the hospitality sector, managing director Tony Daly said in an interview.
Thu, 06 Feb, 2020
Corporate tax revenues were the star performer in the first month of the year, but Vat receipts fell back and Government spending rose sharply, the monthly exchequer figures showed.
Tue, 04 Feb, 2020
It would be a little unfair to describe Micheál Martin’s disposition as cocky at Fianna Fáil’s campaign launch event. But he certainly seemed composed. Confident even.
Wed, 15 Jan, 2020
Higher-than-expected corporation tax receipts drove a record Government tax take in 2019, but have stoked fresh fears of a continued over-reliance.
Sat, 04 Jan, 2020
The Government should quickly tap its Brexit contingency fund to do more to promote the island abroad, as the amount spent by overseas tourists fell in 2019 for the first time in eight years, the head of the largest tourism business group has said.
Mon, 30 Dec, 2019
The Dáil's top official has said “a series of mistakes” were made in the €1.8m Oireachtas printing controversy, but said those mistakes were “human error”.
Wed, 11 Dec, 2019
A businessman who defrauded the Revenue Commissioners of €160,000 in relation to VAT payments has been jailed for two years.
Fri, 06 Dec, 2019
Members of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) have been scathing in their criticism of the Oireachtas printing scandal which will now cost the tax-payer €1.8m.
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019
The Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4Matic is the first mass-produced electric car from the German manufacturer, writes
Sat, 16 Nov, 2019
The government has been accused of “misusing” data protection rules and of “deception” in refusing to name lawyers paid over €7m to fight the EU's illegal state aid Apple tax case against Ireland.
Wed, 13 Nov, 2019
Garda fraud experts have made a third arrest as part of a major investigation into a fraudulent operation worth an estimated €29m run by an organised crime gang.
Sat, 19 Oct, 2019
A nightclub owner, a doctor and an insurance company are among the tax defaulters hit with bills of nearly €10m in the last few months.
Tue, 10 Sep, 2019
It's safe to say €137.5bn is a very large sum of money. It’s an amount you’d think it would be difficult to mislay.
Sun, 08 Sep, 2019
Approximately 10,000 jobs could be lost in Ireland's tourism industry in the event of a no-deal Brexit, according to the Chair of the Drinks Industry Group of Ireland.
Thu, 05 Sep, 2019
Gardaí investigating organised crime have arrested a man in connection with a €29m fraud investigation.
Thu, 08 Aug, 2019
Brexit and fewer British visitors, Airbnb’s incursion into the accommodation sector, and the Vat hike are reasons why the Kerry beauty spot has lost its bustle, says
Thu, 08 Aug, 2019
The former operator of the National Aquatic Centre (NAC) is not entitled to damages over being pursued to pay VAT on the lease for the Abbotstown centre, the Court of Appeal has ruled.
Thu, 25 Jul, 2019
As the winner between the two Tory leadership candidates is announced, Brexit remains the key battleground for the next UK prime minister.
Sun, 21 Jul, 2019
In correspondence from Nama to the Dáil's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Tuesday, an underpayment of VAT was disclosed and it was confirmed that Nama was hit with charges for breaking the rules.
Tue, 02 Jul, 2019
The tax-payer is set to splurge just over €350,000 on new bespoke, tailored uniforms for staff at Leinster House and Áras an Uachtaráin.
Mon, 24 Jun, 2019
Fashion retailer H&M has said its sales grew for a fourth straight quarter, but also hinted it had needed to invest more to boost its online business, disappointing investors already concerned about margin pressure.
Tue, 18 Jun, 2019
The Italian government looks sets to another collision course with the European Union as the commission seemed set to impose sanctions on the country over its budget deficit, sending Italian bond yields sharply higher.
Wed, 05 Jun, 2019
The senior barrister who led the prosecution team that secured the conviction of 50-year-old Patrick Quirke for the murder of Bobby ‘Mr Moonlight’ Ryan received more than €155,000 in fees for his work in the case.
Thu, 23 May, 2019
Growth in 2019 could be half of official estimates as the effects of the recent VAT hike and the possibility of a hard Brexit may cost Irish tourism close to €1 billion.
Fri, 17 May, 2019
The IMF has aimed an early warning shot at Paschal Donohoe, telling the finance minister to avoid any more huge spending over-runs on healthcare and to get on with significant tax changes, including the local property tax, Vat, and the USC.
Sat, 11 May, 2019
The Communications Minister has also refused to say how much of the €5bn broadband rollout cost will be footed by rural homeowners and businesses.
Thu, 09 May, 2019
Tourism has the potential to create 80,000 new jobs in the next six years but a "worrying drift" in Government focus threatens the growth, an industry organisation has claimed.
Wed, 01 May, 2019
Research commissioned by the Irish Tourism Industry Confederation (ITIC) said Government had to match the level of private investment in tourism in the regions post-Brexit.
Wed, 17 Apr, 2019
The Minister for Health has told an Oireachtas committee that he is willing to do whatever it takes to strengthen the governance of the National Children's Hospital.
Wed, 10 Apr, 2019
The Restaurants Association of Ireland says the increase - from 9%to 13.5% - has led to an average of one restaurant closing down every week.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
CONSTRUCTION work will roll from one block to another at Cork city’s largest ever office scheme, Navigation Square, over the next three years, pledged developer Brian O’Callaghan this week.
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019
The joint owner of a fast food restaurant has received four prison sentences of four months for failing to lodge Vat returns, with a Judge saying the offences were “an affront” to taxpayers and “a betrayal” of those who bought their fish and chips there.
Wed, 13 Mar, 2019
THIS Government preaches fiscal responsibility from a high pulpit — but then it can be capable of collapsing like a cheap suit when demands for extra cash are put its way. We saw it this week, somewhat bizarrely, with a decision taken on vitamins.
Fri, 01 Mar, 2019
The vast majority of small and medium businesses have no experience of dealing with customs and Brexit is going to cause huge problems for them says CEO.
Thu, 24 Jan, 2019
Knocking down and replacing isn’t anything at all new in Ireland’s house market, and especially so in rising and buoyant markets (current tail-end 2018 economic jitters notwithstanding,) all the more so again in strong, ‘bullet-proof’ locations.
Sat, 08 Dec, 2018