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#Shadow economy

# shadow-economy - Saturday 7 September, 2019

Revenue seize €70,000 worth of cigarettes during search of Italian-registered ship

During a search of the vessel, 118,00 cigarettes, branded L&M, Marlboro and Winston, were seized.

# shadow-economy - Friday 1 February, 2019

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.

# shadow-economy - Saturday 10 November, 2018

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.

# shadow-economy - Monday 8 October, 2018

Cash and 24,000 cigarettes seized in Donegal and Galway

The seizures are part of Revenue’s ongoing operations targeting the shadow economy.

# shadow-economy - Thursday 15 June, 2017

This giant x-ray machine will be scanning suspicious cargo trucks at Dublin Port

And some very clever sniffer dogs will be helping out too.

# shadow-economy - Monday 28 July, 2014

Consumers still 'afraid to spend' in climate of uncertainty

The Irish Small and Medium Enterprise Association have hit out at a number of government policies impeding customer spending.

# shadow-economy - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Revenue took in €3bn more tax last year and seized 700k litres of laundered fuel

The authority is now moving to peruse those with outstanding Household Charge payments.

# shadow-economy - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

8 things we learned from Revenue's annual report

Nearly 100 million cigarettes, a million litres of fuel and nearly €50 million of drugs were seized by Revenue last year.