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
Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe says he has “no doubt at all” a number of countries will lay claim to parts of the €14bn Ireland collected in back taxes from Apple if the Government were to lose the legal appeal it launched against the EU almost three years ago.
Thu, 21 Feb, 2019
There is “no pot of gold at the end of the rainbow” if Ireland sides with the European Commission and demands that Apple hands over €13.6bn in unpaid taxes, because other EU nations will be entitled to “go after” the fund.
Mon, 30 Oct, 2017
Tue, 20 Dec, 2016
The Government has restated its “profound disagreement” with the European Commission’s analysis which concluded Ireland gave Apple €13bn worth of State Aid. As a result, Ireland is now seeking an annulment of the decision.
Thu, 10 Nov, 2016
Fri, 14 Oct, 2016