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# revenue - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Revenue seize drugs and alcohol worth almost half a million euro

Officers at Rosslare Europort seized 13,000 litres of wine earlier this week.

Freezing of cryptocurrency used by criminals results in jump in CAB proceeds

The jump in frozen assets is due in the main to the granting of a freezing order over cryptocurrency to the value of €53 million.

# revenue - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Cannabis worth €5.54 million seized during routine profiling at Rosslare Europort

The drugs were found concealed within a load of melons and oranges.

# revenue - Friday 12 June, 2020

Over €80,000 worth of cocaine-like Kratom seized at Shannon Airport

Significant amounts of drugs have been seized by Revenue officers at airports in recent days.

# revenue - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Over €6 million worth of drugs seized at Dublin Port

One man was arrested.

# revenue - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Over €40,000 worth of cannabis seized at Shannon Airport

The drugs were destined for an address in Galway.

# revenue - Thursday 28 May, 2020

# revenue - Saturday 16 May, 2020

Gardaí issue warning following increase in reports of fraudulent Revenue texts and calls

An Garda Síochána said the fraudsters are seeking the person’s personal data in these cases.

# revenue - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Revenue seize more than €90,000 worth of smuggled cigarettes at Dublin Port

The cigarettes were concealed behind air conditioning fan fittings that were headed for an address in Dublin.

# revenue - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Revenue seize more than €500,000 worth of smuggled vodka at Dublin Port

Officers made the discovery when they searched an unaccompanied trailer that originated from Belgium.

# revenue - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

8.4 million cigarettes, hidden behind frozen chicken, seized at Dublin Port

The smuggled cigarettes have an estimated value of over €4.1 million.

# revenue - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Nine million cigarettes marked as frozen food seized at Dublin Port

The smuggled cigarettes were discovered in a refrigerated shipping container, declared as transporting frozen food.

# revenue - Friday 1 May, 2020

€800k worth of cannabis seized by Revenue after being discovered in poster tubes

All of the parcels were destined for a number of addresses in west Dublin.

# revenue - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Women returning from maternity leave ineligible for Covid-19 wage subsidy

Fianna Fáil has called on the government to issue “clear and simple guidance” on this issue.

# revenue - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Workers on wage subsidy scheme will have to pay tax back on it

Revenue says, generally, people won’t be hit by big tax bills next year.

# revenue - Monday 6 April, 2020

Catherine Murphy: Revenue's relaxation of residency rules for Irish tax exiles is 'tone deaf'

Normally, citizens who have chosen to live abroad for tax purposes can spend no more than 182 days a year living in Ireland.

# revenue - Monday 30 March, 2020

Ministers urge employers to reconsider staff redundancies and look at State supports

The government announced Covid-19 income support measures last week.

# revenue - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Over 10 million cigarettes worth €6 million seized at Dublin Port

They were discovered in a shipping container with the assistance of detector dog Kelly.

# revenue - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Over 33,000 cigarettes seized by customs officers in Dublin

The cigarettes were seized after officers searched a man who disembarked a flight from Cairo.

# revenue - Friday 6 March, 2020

Khat worth €367,000 seized at Dublin Airport

The illegal drugs were found as part of Revenue’s ongoing work targeting drug smuggling and shadow economy activity.

# revenue - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Cannabis worth over €35,000 seized at Dublin Mail Centre

The drugs were discovered in 13 separate parcels, all of which originated from the United States.

# revenue - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

Radio presenter Neil Prendeville named on latest tax defaulters' list from Revenue

The Cork-based radio presenter made a statement on his morning radio programme today.

# revenue - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Almost 24,000 reports of suspected money laundering were reported to gardaí in 2018

This is a decrease of almost 2% on the previous year.

# revenue - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Cannabis and ecstasy worth €50k sent to Dublin addresses seized by customs

The packages were declared as ‘fabric’, ‘gloves’, ‘bathrobe’ and a ‘denim hooded jacket’.

# revenue - Monday 24 February, 2020

Warning over increase in fake Euro notes as 'prop money' with value of over €430k seized

The use of fraudulent currency when making purchases is an offence.

# revenue - Monday 17 February, 2020

Over €25,000 worth of drugs discovered at Dublin Mail Centre

The seizures were made with the help of detector dog Bailey.

# revenue - Friday 14 February, 2020

Revenue seizes €280k in cash from freight trailer in Rosslare

With the help of detector dog Flynn, Revenue officers seized the cash on Wednesday.

# revenue - Thursday 9 January, 2020

Cannabis discovered inside a number of packages marked as 'children's toys' at Dublin Mail Centre

The packages originated in the US, the UK and Spain and were destined for Dublin, Sligo and Kildare.

# revenue - Monday 6 January, 2020

Revenue seizes €194,000 worth of drugs in parcels from the US and Spain

Revenue detector dog Sam also discovered 600g of drugs in a parcel from Spain which was destined for Belfast.

# revenue - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Revenue defers plans to change the flat rate expenses scheme

Workers are afforded tax relief for expenses incurred in their day-to-day jobs.

# revenue - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Over 38,000 cigarettes worth around €26k seized during search of home in Co Wexford

The search was carried out at a home in Enniscorthy yesterday.

# revenue - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

MDMA worth €60,000 seized at Dublin Airport

A 28-year-old man has been arrested by gardaí and detained at Ballymun garda station.

# revenue - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Cannabis worth €80,000 seized from parcels declared as 'plastic ornaments' in Dublin

Revenue have been involved in two drug seizures and one cash seizure in the past two days.

# revenue - Monday 18 November, 2019

Number of parcels seized by Revenue containing illegal drugs has almost doubled on last year

Almost €3 million worth of illegal drugs was seized up to October this year.

# revenue - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Revenue experiencing more issues with online system after extending pay and file deadline

Revenue extended the deadline to 6pm today after experiencing technical difficulties yesterday.

# revenue - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Revenue extends pay and file deadline after issues with online system Tax

Revenue extends pay and file deadline after issues with online system

ROS was unavailable for a period of time this afternoon while Revenue’s technical team refreshed the system.

# revenue - Friday 1 November, 2019

Over €80,000 and 45,000 cigarettes seized at house in Mayo

Revenue officers were today granted a three-month cash detention order.

# revenue - Friday 25 October, 2019

Revenue lost out on €100 million it was owed in last five years because of 'inability to pay'

The average amount foregone by Revenue was €130,000.

# revenue - Monday 21 October, 2019

More than 400,000 cigarettes and cannabis worth €21,000 seized by Revenue

The cigarettes have a retail value of a retail value of over €240,000.

# revenue - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Heroin worth €70,000 hidden in ‘sample pulley wheels’ seized at Dublin Airport

The package in which the drugs were found was from South Africa.

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