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Revenue extends deadline for property tax until tomorrow
In an unexpected move, Revenue said it was changing the deadline due to the unprecedented volume of calls to the helpline today.
WATCH: Irish MEP rips up property tax form in European Parliament
Socialist Paul Murphy said it was a protest against the “complete lack of tax justice” in Ireland.
Property Tax helpline staff member investigated over alleged card fraud
An operator on the line has been suspended after unnecessarily asking customers for their credit card details.
Two in five to ignore Revenue's advice and opt for lower property tax figure
The survey revealed that only 22 per cent said they agreed with the introduction of the tax.
Users encounter problems with Revenue website on property tax deadline day
The site’s online payment section was down for a period this afternoon.
Here's what you needed to know about the property tax
With the deadlines approaching, we asked for your questions about the property tax and here they are answered…
The Evening Fix… now with added White House GIFS
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
Are you one in four people who have yet to pay your household charge?
The charge can still be paid up until 30 June 2013.
PIC: Soldier receives property tax bill for his entire barracks
Here’s a particularly unfortunate example of the difficulties in introducing a property tax with no property register…
More than 130,000 property tax returns filed
Revenue have sent more than 1.2 million letters to homeowners across the country.
You can now pay the local property tax via... a vending machine
The three approved payment service providers are An Post TaxPay, Payzone and Omnivend.
Adams calls on Labour to leave government in Ard Fheis address
The Sinn Fein leader said that “a real Labour Party” would not be in government with Fine Gael.
The Evening Fix… now with added Trinity Comprehensive
Things we learned, loved and shared today…
Protest under way in Dublin city centre against Local Property Tax (pics)
The route includes Dublin Castle, where EU finance ministers are meeting this weekend.
Revealed: The 7 TDs who say they won't pay the property tax
In response to queries from this week, most TDs who have opposed the tax have said they will comply with it but at least seven said they will not pay even though it puts their Dáil seat at risk.
Property tax: Over a million letters issued and over 25,000 returns made
The Revenue issued the latest figures for the local property tax last night.
Nearly 30 per cent do not intend to pay property tax - poll
Two-thirds of those polled by Red C for the Sunday Business Post think the measure is an unfair tax.
Single mother's teenage son gets letter demanding property tax payment
The mother-of-one has owned her home for over two decades but it was her son, who worked part-time last summer, who received the local property tax letter this week.
Over 7,000 complete local property tax returns
Most homeowners have submitted their returns electronically as over 714,000 letters have now been issued by the Revenue Commissioners.
Property tax exemptions now available online
Priory Hall is the only development in Dublin which has been exempted from the tax.
Details of 5,100 property tax exemptions to be published tomorrow
While 43,000 households were exempted from last year’s household charge, only 5,100 households have been exempted from the local property tax.
Revenue will save €20k by emailing property tax notices to 60,000 people
Those who use Revenue Online Service (ROS) for their tax affairs will be notified via email of their liability for the property tax in the coming weeks.
Leo Varadkar: Property tax is easy to pay and hard to evade
The Minister for Transport said that people struggling to pay their bills do not automatically become exempt from income tax and the same principle should apply to the forthcoming property tax.
Homebuyers asked to 'snitch' on sellers over property tax
Under the new system, buyers will have to tick a box saying they agree with the sellers’ initial valuation, or report an upward revision to Revenue.
This is what the new Local Property Tax form will look like...
The form will need to be completed before the LPT comes into effect on 1 July.
You asked, we answered: What you wanted to know about the property tax (pt 2)
After last week’s Q&A about the property tax you had more questions so we’ve been getting you more answers…
Revenue to send homeowners estimate of property tax
Homeowners will be given guidance as to how much of the local property tax they are liable for but will be invited to self-assess during administration of the charge later this year.
Over 1.1 million have now paid the Household Charge - Hogan
Hogan thanked all those who had registered their properties and paid the charge, saying €113.35 million has been collected and reallocated to local authorities.
Seanad passes social welfare and property tax bills
Both pieces of legislation will now go to President Michael D Higgins to be signed into law.
Dáil approves introduction of property tax in late-night vote
TDs debated proposed amendments until after 11pm last night – amid complaints that not enough time had been allocated.
Wicklow Co Co must find the money to pay property tax on council houses
Wicklow County Manager Eddie Sheehy said there was “no provision in the budget for any payment in relation to local authority houses”.
Noonan says pyrite homes will be exempt from property tax
Noonan said the government is aware of the “very real cost and difficulties” faced by people whose homes are affected.