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# tax receipts

Last month
November 2023
Corporation tax receipts fall by €1 billion in October, declining for a third consecutive month
In total, the state collected €5.1 billion in revenue in October.
This year
Analysis: The €26 billion surplus could be used in a politically and financially clever way
If the government wants to fix housing with its budget surplus, it must do it the right way, writes economist Ciarán Casey.
Exchequer surplus of €2.8 billion recorded in year to the end of January
Overall, tax receipts were €7.5 billion in January.
Last year
Bumper €5 billion worth of corporation tax collected in November as Donohoe urges caution
A total of €77.5 billion has been collected by the Exchequer so far in 2022.
Exchequer surplus of €7.3 billion recorded in year to the end of October
This compares to a deficit of €7.4 billion in the same period last year.
Govt raise concerns about corporate tax volatility as receipts double in last five years
The Finance Minister said that €1 in every €4 of tax collected is corporation tax.
Tax receipts climbed in the first three months of 2022 but figures are 'flattered' by Covid
Tax revenues were up over 30% compared with the same period last year when strict public health measures were in place.
All time
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.
With 12 days until the Budget, here's how the numbers are shaping up
The final exchequer returns before Budget 2015 have been released this evening.
VAT receipts down for tenth month in a row
All four of the big tax heads were down last month though
Tax revenues ahead of target by 1.7 per cent
Tax revenues to the end of August have brought in €365 million more than expected.
Ireland's budget deficit not as bad as suspected
Exchequer figures show income tax take is down – but corporation tax receipts were higher than expected in November.