BUDGET 2011

The main points: Universal Social Charge(for more information see our blog) There are no exemptions from this charge apart from DIRT income and social welfare payments.  Health Levy and Income Levy to be replaced by a new Universal Social Charge. The thresholds  for 2011 are – 0% < €4,004    2% €4,004 to €10,036     4% €10,037 to … Read moreBUDGET 2011

THIRD LEVEL TUITION FEES

Individuals can claim relief at 20% for tuition fees paid in respect of an approved course at an approved college.The maximum qualifying fee is €5,000 and is restricted to one approved course per student per annum without regard to relationship to the student . It does not cover registration or administration fees. APPROVED COURSES: Undergraduate courses must be at … Read moreTHIRD LEVEL TUITION FEES