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Thursday 23 March 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Revenue

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# property tax deadline
Revenue has extended the Local Property Tax deadline until Wednesday evening
93% of property owners who have already filed their Local Property Tax return so far have done it online.
# local property tax
Revenue extends hours for Local Property Tax helpline ahead of deadline this weekend
The agency received over 12,000 calls daily this week.
# Dublin Port
Revenue seizes 9.2 million cigarettes with an estimated retail value of €6.9m
The cigarettes were discovered inside a container using Revenue’s mobile x-ray scanner.
Budget 2022: Government considering two measures for people working from home
Budget negotiations are set to continue throughout the weekend ahead of Tuesday’s annoucement.
Budget negotiations to continue this weekend on whether to give a tax break or cash boost to people working from home, reports Political Correspondent Christina Finn
Concerns raised that increasing the percentage someone can claim back on their bills might encourage people to be less careful about their household energy consumption.
The pension and welfare package will be a 'big part' of the Budget next week, says Varadkar
# Seized
Two men arrested after cannabis worth €1.18 million seized in Kilkenny
Both men are detained pursuant to Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.
# Seizure
Cigarettes worth €2.4 million seized after x-ray search of trailers in Rosslare
The cigarettes were on a road train that arrived from the French port of Dunkirk
# Taxing matters
US drugmaker Perrigo settles €1.6 billion Irish tax bill for under €300 million
The firm was hit with a revised tax bill by the Revenue in 2018 over a transaction with rival pharma company Biogen.
# smugglers
Revenue seize 864,000 illegal cigarettes in Dublin Port search
The cigarettes were onboard a ship that arrived from the Dutch port of Rotterdam.
# Seized
Over €144,000 worth of illegal drugs seized at Dublin Mail Centre
Herbal cannabis, khat, amphetamine and methamphetamine were among drugs seized.
# Smuggling
Retailers say spike in seized tobacco hints at 'large-scale' cigarette factories in Ireland
Revenue has announced four major seizures of loose raw tobacco with an estimated retail value of €8.1m.
# Seizure
Revenue officers seize 320,000 cigarettes at Rosslare
Officers stopped and searched a German-registered van on Saturday that had disembarked a ferry from Cherbourg in France.
# Seized
€700k worth of smuggled tobacco uncovered in shipment labelled as 'potatoes'
The tobacco was discovered in a container that had arrived on a vessel from Rotterdam.
# Garda
Cannabis worth €2 million seized in Dublin
No arrests have been made yet.
# Rosslare Port
€12.3m worth of heroin found inside the body work of a cherry picker in Rosslare
Revenue officers and anti-organised crime detectives are now investigating who ordered the drugs.
# Smuggling
Revenue seizes 7.2 million cigarettes with an estimated retail value of €5m
The cigarettes were discovered inside a container using Revenue’s mobile x-ray scanner.
# Drug Crime
Man arrested as gardaí and Revenue seize €44,000 worth of drugs
Officers seized MDMA, ecstasy tablets and cannabis plants.
# Seized
Revenue seize tobacco and cigarettes worth €7.3 million at Dublin Port
The consignment had originated in Bulgaria.
# Dublin Port
Revenue find 10.5 million illegal cigarettes in Dublin Port search operation
The tobacco products were found in a container which had come from Asia via the Netherlands.
Returning workers face being overtaxed unless they cancel their Pandemic Unemployment Payment
Thousands of hospitality workers are expected to return to work over the coming weeks.
# Seized
Man (30s) arrested after €740,000 worth of cannabis seized at Rosslare Europort
The drugs were seized when a truck arriving from mainland Europe was intercepted and searched.
# Tax
An Garda Síochána pays Revenue €270,000 to settle VAT bill for Templemore restaurant and shop
Confusion had arisen over how goods sold at the restaurant and shop in Templemore should be charged for VAT, according to the report.
# Seized
Revenue seizes €208,000 worth of illegal drugs at Dublin mail centre
The drugs were in parcels that came from the United States, Germany, Spain, the Netherlands and Canada.
# Rosslare
Revenue officers seize €181,000 in cash after searching truck bound for Spain
A man in his 20s was arrested in connection with the seizure.
# Tax Incentives
Alternative to Stay and Spend Scheme not being examined, says Paschal Donohoe
The scheme was set up last year to encourage people to holiday at home and is terminates at the end of this month.
# cannabis jellies
Warning as teenager hospitalised after eating cannabis-infused sweets
The Food Safety Authority issued the warning today.
# Drugs
Revenue seize €108,000 worth of cannabis at Dublin mail centre
The illegal drugs were discovered in 21 separate parcels that originated in the USA, the United Kingdom and Spain.
# Seized
Cannabis worth €1.8 million found hidden inside van at Ringaskiddy in Cork
The illegal drugs were concealed within the panels of a van.
# Revenue
Over €140k worth of drugs found in items declared as action figures and coffee pods
The parcels were destined for various address throughout Ireland.
# Dublin Port
€270k worth of cannabis found in parcel and electric heaters in two separate operations at Dublin Port
Both consignments were destined for addresses in Dublin.
# Revenue
Cannabis, khat, and cocaine discovered inside packages marked as 'fishing bait' and 'sport shoes'
The drugs have a combined estimated value of approximately €225,000.
# Contraband
Revenue seize three million illegal cigarettes at Rosslare port
The cigarettes were discovered in a lorry which had arrived from France.
# Customs
1.8 million customs declarations were processed in January – more than in all of 2020
Revenue has apologised for “intermittent performances” with its import system.
# pandemic payments
Revenue website buckles as thousands attempt to check Covid tax bills
Preliminary statements of tax liability were released today.
# Brexit
'Extremely small' number of consignments refused at Dublin Port for having incorrect documents
Four vans looking to travel to the UK had issues yesterday at Dublin Port.
# Revenue
Over 18,000 receipts submitted for Government's Stay & Spend scheme
Taxpayers are able to claim back 20% of their spend on food and accommodation as part of the scheme.
# Revenue
€117k worth of drugs including cannabis and magic mushrooms seized at Dublin Mail Centre
Investigations are ongoing.
# Revenue
'Final nail in the coffin for businesses': Revenue claw back of wage subsidy funding raised with Taoiseach
Those that fell short of their 25% loss estimation are being asked by Revenue to repay the wage subsidy.
Just under €80 million paid out so far on scheme for businesses forced to close during Level 5
The CRSS pays out up to €5,000 a week to businesses forced to shut due to Covid-19 restrictions.
# Drugs
Cannabis worth an estimated €620,000 has been seized in Meath
This is part of an ongoing investigation between the Gardaí’s drugs unit and Revenue.
# Crumlin
Revenue seizes ketamine worth €600,000 after Dublin house searched
A 26-year-old man was arrested and detained in Crumlin Garda Station.