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Monday 2 October 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Revenue

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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.
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.
Warning as teenager hospitalised after eating cannabis-infused sweets
The Food Safety Authority issued the warning today.
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.
Cannabis worth €1.8 million found hidden inside van at Ringaskiddy in Cork
The illegal drugs were concealed within the panels of a van.
Over €140k worth of drugs found in items declared as action figures and coffee pods
The parcels were destined for various address throughout Ireland.
€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.
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.
Revenue seize three million illegal cigarettes at Rosslare port
The cigarettes were discovered in a lorry which had arrived from France.
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.
Revenue website buckles as thousands attempt to check Covid tax bills
Preliminary statements of tax liability were released today.
'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.
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.
€117k worth of drugs including cannabis and magic mushrooms seized at Dublin Mail Centre
Investigations are ongoing.
'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.
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.
Revenue seizes ketamine worth €600,000 after Dublin house searched
A 26-year-old man was arrested and detained in Crumlin Garda Station.
Nearly €40,000 worth of drugs discovered in packages labelled as clothing items in Athlone
The drugs were seized by Revenue officers earlier today.
Revenue seizes almost €427k cash after stopping UK registered vehicle at Rosslare
The seizure was made at Rosslare Europort during routine profiling, with the assistance of detector dog Flynn.
€80k worth of cannabis seized in Dublin in van that had travelled from Liverpool by ferry
The driver – a UK national – has appeared before a sitting of Dublin District Court charged over the incident.
Over €1.4 million worth of cannabis seized in Dublin
The drugs were found following the search of a premises in Coolock last Friday.
Revenue seize €220k worth of cigarettes and €28k in cash in planned Dublin raid
The find represents a potential loss to the Exchequer of €178k.
Stay and Spend: The scheme to claim tax credits back on food and accommodation spending begins today
The scheme will last through the Christmas period and is due to expire at the end of April 2021.
Football set to lose an estimated €12 billion in revenue around the world due to pandemic
Fifa’s Covid-19 relief fund is worth €1.3bn and allows national associations and regional confederations to apply for grants and interest-free loans.
More than 1,100 litres of wine seized from van which travelled to Ireland from France
The estimated retail value of the wine was almost €16,000.
Revenue commissioners bracing for rise in tax claims and disputes over working-from-home expenses
Internal email show concerns over communications of expense entitlements among the public.
Wage subsidy scheme recipients who owe income tax won't have to pay it back until next year at the earliest
Paschal Donohoe has previously said that Revenue’s method for recouping the tax will “minismise financial hardship”.
Detector dogs Bailey and Sam help seize €49,600 worth of cannabis at Dublin Parcel Hub
The drugs were discovered in seven separate parcels which originated from Spain, Canada and the US.
Gardaí seize cocaine, methamphetamine and GHB following searches in Dublin
A package was intercepted by Revenue officers today after analysis of a seized mobile phone.
€3 million worth of suspected heroin seized and two men arrested in Dublin
Two men, aged 31 and 41, have been arrested and are currently being detained.
Exchequer deficit of €7.4 billion in July as tax revenues fell by 18.6%
The deterioration of €8.3 billion in Ireland’s Exchequer was largely driven by increases in expenditure in response to Covid-19.
Aer Lingus owner IAG announces pre-tax loss of €4.2 billion
IAG’s revenue was a total of €5.3 billion, some 56% lower than 2019’s levels.
Revenue staff were warned not to use Zoom over fears taxpayer information would be harvested
IT staff in Revenue working on an advisory for employees developed a watch-list on reasons not to use Zoom.
Paying back tax on the wage subsidy scheme: Revenue's plans aim to 'minimise any financial hardship'
Money received under the wage subsidy scheme is taxable, but that tax liability won’t come until the end of the year.
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.
Cannabis worth €5.54 million seized during routine profiling at Rosslare Europort
The drugs were found concealed within a load of melons and oranges.
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.
Over €6 million worth of drugs seized at Dublin Port
One man was arrested.