2017 IRISH SELF ASSESSMENT DEADLINE

Self assessment deadline is 31st October 2017 for self-employed taxpayers, PAYE workers and retired persons with other income. Self employed taxpayers: Must submit accounts for the accounting year that ends in 2016. If the accounting year ends on 30th June 2016, these accounts are submitted on the 2016 Form 11.  It is important to note … Read more2017 IRISH SELF ASSESSMENT DEADLINE

MILEAGE AND SUBSISTENCE RATES UPDATED

Revenue have updated the mileage and subsistence rates for employees. The new mileage and subsistence rates take effect from 1st April 2017. Subsistence rates A new vouched accommodation domestic subsistence rate for Dublin has been introduced.. This acknowledges the difficulties encountered in sourcing suitable accommodation in Dublin based on payment of the current Civil Service … Read moreMILEAGE AND SUBSISTENCE RATES UPDATED

EXEMPTION FROM INCOME TAX FOR CERTAIN PAYMENTS MADE UNDER EMPLOYMENT LAW

Section 192A of the Taxes Consolidation Act 1997 provides for an exemption from Income Tax in respect of certain awards made for infringement of an employee’s rights or entitlements or an employer’s obligations under employment legislation. Examples of infringement of an employee’s rights or entitlements include: Discrimination Harassment Victimisation The exemption applies to: Payments arising … Read moreEXEMPTION FROM INCOME TAX FOR CERTAIN PAYMENTS MADE UNDER EMPLOYMENT LAW