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#Capital Gains Tax

# capital-gains-tax - Friday 21 May, 2021

Higher, more progressive taxes could be needed to fund future government spending, says ESRI
# Taxing Matter
# Taxing Matter

Higher, more progressive taxes could be needed to fund future government spending, says ESRI

May 21st 2021, 6:00 AM 21,699 Views 90 Comments

Unwinding ‘questionable’ tax reliefs that distort the property market could also be considered.

# capital-gains-tax - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Behind-the-scenes pressure on minister to raise inheritance tax threshold in the Budget
# Budget 2020
# Budget 2020

Behind-the-scenes pressure on minister to raise inheritance tax threshold in the Budget

Sep 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 26,293 Views 37 Comments

A tax-free threshold on transfers between parents and their children currently stands at €320,000.

# capital-gains-tax - Monday 2 October, 2017

Column: Could a simple tax solve the housing crisis?
# Capital Gains Tax
# Capital Gains Tax

Column: Could a simple tax solve the housing crisis?

Oct 2nd 2017, 6:30 AM 11,954 Views 41 Comments

Legislative changes need to be made in Budget 2018 to offer some hope to those who really need it, writes Jason O’Sullivan.

# capital-gains-tax - Monday 22 August, 2016

'People are holding onto land with no intention of developing it and just hoping for the best'
# Capital Gains Tax
# Capital Gains Tax

'People are holding onto land with no intention of developing it and just hoping for the best'

Aug 22nd 2016, 9:30 AM 24,015 Views 62 Comments

The Small Firms Association wants the government to bring in a scheme to encourage landowners to sell up.

# capital-gains-tax - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Poll: Should Capital Gains Tax be reduced?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Should Capital Gains Tax be reduced?

Jan 11th 2014, 9:54 AM 10,279 Views 42 Comments

Is it time that Capital Gains Tax be reduced or does it bring in much needed funds to the Exchequer?

Aaron McKenna: Why does government make it safer to invest in houses than jobs?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: Why does government make it safer to invest in houses than jobs?

Jan 11th 2014, 8:00 AM 68 Views 20 Comments

Capital Gains Tax is a good way of making the rich pay their taxes – but it isn’t only the rich that invest into start-ups. This tax should be treated completely differently for job creation initiatives.

# capital-gains-tax - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Pay-and-file tax deadline won't change next year, 2015 date could be earlier though
# Tax
# Tax

Pay-and-file tax deadline won't change next year, 2015 date could be earlier though

Nov 20th 2013, 2:32 PM 6,731 Views 6 Comments

The Government have said it remains their plan to bring forward to date to submit tax returns but it won’t happen until 2015 at the earliest.

# capital-gains-tax - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Pearse Doherty: Sinn Féin is committed to abolishing the property tax
# Opinion
# Opinion

Pearse Doherty: Sinn Féin is committed to abolishing the property tax

Jun 13th 2013, 7:30 PM 70 Views 126 Comments

After the rejection of Sinn Féin’s bill to repeal property tax legislation last night, Pease Doherty writes that the tax could be the tipping point for families across the state.

# capital-gains-tax - Friday 2 November, 2012

Exchequer returns show €2.9 billion deficit due, in part, to payment to the ESM
# Exchequer Returns
# Exchequer Returns

Exchequer returns show €2.9 billion deficit due, in part, to payment to the ESM

Nov 2nd 2012, 6:26 PM 8,021 Views 55 Comments

Spending at the Department of Social Protection was more than expected, whereas the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation continues to underspend.

# capital-gains-tax - Thursday 8 December, 2011

Explainer: Changes to mortgage interest relief
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Explainer: Changes to mortgage interest relief

Dec 8th 2011, 11:23 AM 2,981 Views 11 Comments

Finance Minister Michael Noonan has introduced changes to the mortgage interest relief available to buyers and home owners as part of next year’s Budget – but what does it mean?

# capital-gains-tax - Tuesday 2 November, 2010

Exchequer figures reveal tax receipts ahead of schedule
# Exchequer Figures
# Exchequer Figures

Exchequer figures reveal tax receipts ahead of schedule

Nov 2nd 2010, 5:12 PM 199 Views 0 Comments

Ireland raised €24.7bn in tax in the ten months up to October 31 – 1% higher than was expected.