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Monday 11 December 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Revenue

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3.7 tonnes of meat seized at Dublin Port
The meat was seized because it could have had an impact on public and animal health.
Over 10,200 litres of smuggled whiskey seized in Dublin Port
The alcohol, worth a quarter of a million euro to the Exchequer, was discovered in a trailer that had originated from Poland.
Revenue warns of bogus phone call scam telling people 'a criminal case is being taken against you'
A number of individuals have received phone calls from a person claiming to be from Revenue.
120,000 people may incorrectly pay 51% emergency tax this month, accountants warn
New PAYE rules come into effect this month.
Revenue hits international pharma company with €1.6 billion tax demand
The matter relates to the 2013 sale by Elan of the intellectual property the MS drug Tysabri.
Foxhound and 3 lurchers seized at Dublin Port
The four dogs were not microchipped and did not have the proper documentation.
11 people arrested in Cork during Garda 'day of action'
The individuals were charged on 27 counts in relation to a number of recent incidents.
Revenue warns of latest phone call scam telling people 'a criminal case is being taken against you'
Revenue said that this over the phone scam has in no way involved its systems or security.
Roscommon County Council takes hit as Revenue publishes latest tax defaulters list
The council settled for nearly €500,000 over under-declaration of VAT.
PAYE workers could lose out on benefit of tax cuts as Revenue reviews expense flat rate
A number of categories like shop assistants, actors and journalists will have their flat-rate expenses withdrawn from 1 January.
Heroin worth over €2 million seized at Dublin Airport
The 15kg of heroin was discovered in a woman’s luggage.
1,400 litres of wine, 76 litres of spirits and 7,780 cigarettes seized at Dublin Port
Officers made the discovery when they stopped and searched a foreign registered bus and a van.
Cocaine worth €4.6 million seized in Rosslare
Detector dog Defor helped gardaí and Revenue officers intercept the drugs.
Revenue warns of new tax refund scam targeting people's bank details
Revenue said it’s become aware of a new email and text messaging scam.
Almost 90,000 illegal prescription medicines, including 5,700 erectile dysfunction pills, seized
The seizure was made as part of the Interpol-coordinated Operation Pangea XI.
The government was told that shifting TV licence duties to Revenue would crush post offices
A union representing An Post workers made the claims in a letter to ex-minister Denis Naughten.
Revenue seizes €2.2 million worth of drugs at Dublin Airport and Rosslare Port
Two men have been arrested in connection with the two separate incidents.
Cash and 24,000 cigarettes seized in Donegal and Galway
The seizures are part of Revenue’s ongoing operations targeting the shadow economy.
Revenue discover two fuel laundering plants in Louth
Around 5,000 litres of illicit fuel was seized.
€240k worth of controlled drug kratom seized at Portlaoise Mail Centre
Cannabis was found hidden inside a tin of biscuits.
€165,000 in smuggled beer seized at Dublin Port
The 25,700 litres of alcohol were seized from a foreign-registered truck entering the country on a ferry from Holyhead in Wales yesterday.
Revenue has scrapped its LoCall system in favour of landlines to reduce costs for mobile customers
1890 numbers are only treated as low cost options for calls from landlines.
Over 18 kilograms of chewing tobacco seized during raid of Limerick apartment
The search was made after a quantity of cigarettes was discovered in a parcel originating in the UK labelled as “toys”.
Companies linked to Denis Desmond and Mario Rosenstock fined over incorrect tax declarations
A medical consultant, a fisherman and a locksmith also featured on the quarterly list of tax defaulters.
Revenue seizes 24,000 litres of beer at Dublin Port
The driver, a man in his 50s from the UK, was questioned about the smuggled alcohol.
Revenue seizes suspected cocaine and MDMA worth estimated €3m at Dublin Port
The detection was made in a container which arrived on a ferry from Europe.
Over 8 million cigarettes valued at €4.5 million seized at Dublin Port
They represented a loss to the Exchequer of approximately €3.6 million.
Man charged over €252k drug, tobacco and cash seizure as part of clamp down on Limerick gangs
A man in his 50s is due before Tralee District Court today.
Revenue collects over €1 million in extra taxes from casinos with unlicenced gaming machines
Revenue last year launched a national compliance project targeting the gaming and amusement machine sector.
Revenue detector dog Josie helps find €90k in cash that could be connected to criminal activity
The money was found when a UK national in her thirties was searched.
Amphetamines worth half a million seized with help of detector dog Defor
A man in his forties was arrested at Rosslare Europort after Revenue officers seized over 36kgs worth of drugs
Revenue seize cannabis infused 'jelly sweets' at Portlaoise postal centre
The drugs which originated in the US were discovered by Revenue detector dog Stella.
6kg of herbal cannabis marked as 'gifts' seized at Portlaoise postal centre
The drugs originated in Thailand.
Cannabis worth €23k seized after detector dog Bailey finds it in vacuum cleaner
A 17-year-old was arrested in connection with the seizure.
Over €1 million worth of heroin labelled as household goods seized at Dublin Airport
The drugs were sent from Pakistan.
Alcohol, tobacco and medicine seized at Dublin Port
The contraband products have a combined estimated retail value of almost €9,000.
Detector dog Meg helps find €480,000 worth of cannabis
Revenue officers seized 24kg of the drug “as a result of routine profiling” at Dublin Port.
Revenue dog Flynn assists as cash, alcohol and cigarettes seized at ports
Cash worth €17,000 and beer and cigarettes worth €2,700 were seized yesterday.
Gardaí and Revenue seize ketamine and methamphetamine in Dun Laoghaire business premises
Separately, gardaí seized cannabis herb worth €25,000.
'It's illegal and they'll be seized': DSPCA condemns transport of puppies without passports to UK
Revenue officers seized five puppies at Dublin Port yesterday.