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# local property tax

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Pat Rabbitte: There is no squabble in government about the property tax
The Communications Minister plays down talk of a Cabinet rift over the proceeds from the local property tax.
Rebel Labour TDs warn of "rip off" over Dublin's property tax being spent in rural areas
And Pat Rabbitte shares their concerns.
'Grossly unfair': Part of Dublin's property tax revenue may be spent in other counties
Labour Cllr Brendan Carr has said that, if implemented, the plan would amount to ‘punishing’ Dubliners for paying the LPT.
Sinn Féin may be getting ready for government, but is it ready for questions about policy?
Analysis: The Sinn Féin president struggled with specifics in an interview this morning but he and others will face similar questions in the months ahead.
Shinnernomics: Opponents call them fantasy, so how realistic are Sinn Féin's budget proposals?
The rise of Sinn Féin raises obvious questions about what they would do in government. We take a closer look at the party’s economic policies.
Councils warned not to pass property tax burden onto local businesses
Chambers Ireland issue the call after a Sinn Fein motion in Cork to cut the local property tax.
Opinion: Do rising property prices impact on Local Property Tax payments?
It seems like every month there’s new confusion regarding the Local Property Tax; let’s clear up a couple here.
You’ve got a bit more time to pay your Property Tax before penalties kick in
The deadline for payment has been extended to 5pm on Wednesday.
Revenue is receiving €1.5m a day in Property Tax payments
This is double the €700,000 paid per day at the start of last week.
WATCH: Revenue will use this system to spot homes undervalued for Property Tax
A custom-built programme using Google Maps and CSO data can spot homes that have been undervalued in comparison to similar homes.
Gilmore would support councils cutting property tax by 15 per cent
The Tánaiste said this option for local authorities was already part of the legislation and can be used in areas where property values are high and so revenue collected is higher.
Paying your LPT or getting a tax refund? Revenue wants to remind you of something
The Revenue Commissioners has two deadlines coming up on 1 January and wants to make sure you remember them.
€1 million deducted from social welfare benefits to pay property tax
Over 15,000 people opted to have the tax taken from their payment.
Revenue extends deadline for filing property tax returns online until Friday
Revenue said this evening that returns in respect of over 870,000 properties have been filed.
Today's the first deadline for the Local Property Tax
It’s 14 November — the deadline for filing a written return.
Revenue to repay thousands of homeowners in property tax blunder
Sloppy wording of the legislation has resulted in thousands of homeowners getting off the hook from the property tax.
Your questions about the local property tax answered
You asked, so we now we answer…
Revenue: We assumed that people would be somewhat familiar with the concepts
The chairperson of the Revenue Commissioners is appearing before TDs and Senators on the Oireachtas Finance Committee this afternoon.
Revenue chair faces grilling from TDs and Senators over property tax fiasco
The chair of the Revenue Commissioners will appear before the Oireachtas Finance Committee later today.
Deadline for filing property tax return by paper extended by a week
Those filing their return by paper will now have until Thursday, 14 November to do so.
Tánaiste on property tax: It's important the taxpayer is facilitated
Eamon Gilmore was speaking ahead of a Cabinet meeting this morning.
Open thread: What do you want to know about paying the local property tax?
Pay now or pay later? Go into the internet or into the post office? Leave your questions here and we’ll get them answered.
Revenue promises more staff to deal with property tax issues after Noonan meeting
“If you go into the internet, like one of my friends did last night, and you want to pay in bulk, you can pay it all in bulk,” the Finance Minister told reporters earlier.
Ministers admit property tax letter confusion, but insist no one has to pay until 2014
Meanwhile, the Revenue Commissioners chairman is to be invited before the Oireachtas Finance Committee next week.
Administrative issues stop some welfare recipients paying property tax
The problems relate to those who had chosen to pay through social welfare reductions but were not eligible.
Government expects to collect an extra €2.3bn in tax next year
This is according to figures that give an overview of our finances before any of the budget changes are announced on Tuesday.
Over 75 per cent valued homes at less than €200,000 in property tax return
Just 3,180 valued their property at over €1 million.
Property tax cost over €21 million to set up
Over €25 million was allocated to establishing the tax, with over €21 million spent so far.
People who overpaid property tax to get details on how they can claim refunds
The Revenue Commissioners intends to release guidelines later this year for procedures homeowners can follow if they consider that they have over or under valued their home for the local property tax.
Property tax to be taken from salaries of 50,000 people who haven't paid
The Revenue Commissioners has sent letters to people who have not yet paid the charge to urge them to pay.
Revenue: 9 out of 10 comply with property tax with €175m raised so far
The Revenue Commissioners says that 89 per cent of the estimated 1.96 million properties in the State that are liable for the charge have complied.
Varadkar admits property tax has contributed to Ireland's return to recession
Leo Varadkar was responding to economic growth figures released yesterday.
Property tax hunger striker: 'I'd say I won't last too long'
Tony Rochford hasn’t taken food for 11 days – but insists he will not end his strike unless the property tax is repealed.
Sinn Féin's bill to repeal the local property tax rejected
Speaking ahead of the vote this evening, the party’s Brian Stanley vowed to “continue to campaign against [the tax] at every opportunity” if it was not accepted.
If you've not paid the property tax, Revenue is sending you this letter
That’s if you’re liable of course…
Tesco blames property tax for fall in Irish sales
The supermarket giant has said that like-for-like sales have fallen by three per cent in the first 13 weeks of this year.
Revenue has spent €67,000 on the property tax helpline
The company responsible for administering the helpline, Abtran, was recently mired in controversy over the suspension of a worker for inappropriately taking some callers’ credit card details.
Poll: Did you register to pay the property tax?
The deadline has come and gone but did you register to pay the new tax?
Over 1.5 million property tax returns submitted by 8pm deadline
Revenue chairwoman Josephine Feehily says enforcement procedures will be needed against “less than 5 per cent” of homes.
You've less than 10 hours to file your property tax return, 1.5m already have
Having extended the deadline for filing the return online to 8pm this evening, Revenue reports that 1.5 million had registered to pay as of midnight last night.