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#Taxing matters

# taxing-matters - This year 2022

Tax receipts climbed in the first three months of 2022 but figures are 'flattered' by Covid
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Tax receipts climbed in the first three months of 2022 but figures are 'flattered' by Covid

Apr 6th 2022, 2:50 PM 7,835 Views 9 Comments

Tax revenues were up over 30% compared with the same period last year when strict public health measures were in place.

# taxing-matters - Last year 2021

Explainer: Why is Ireland about to raise its corporation tax rate from 12.5% to 15%?
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Explainer: Why is Ireland about to raise its corporation tax rate from 12.5% to 15%?

Oct 7th 2021, 5:40 PM 19,619 Views 23 Comments
  • After months of negotiating, the Government is expected to sign Ireland up to a new 15% global minimum rate of corporation tax.
  • There is considerable uncertainty about what the changes will mean for the Irish economy and public finances.
  • But it could be 2023 or 2024 by the time the new rules are actually implemented.
US drugmaker Perrigo settles €1.6 billion Irish tax bill for under €300 million
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US drugmaker Perrigo settles €1.6 billion Irish tax bill for under €300 million

Updated Sep 30th 2021, 7:46 AM 27,574 Views 27 Comments

The firm was hit with a revised tax bill by the Revenue in 2018 over a transaction with rival pharma company Biogen.

Amid pressure on Ireland, Donohoe 'won't speculate' on future position on corporation tax
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Amid pressure on Ireland, Donohoe 'won't speculate' on future position on corporation tax

Jul 15th 2021, 12:21 PM 10,017 Views 34 Comments

In its Summer Economic Statement, the Government has revised Irish growth projections upwards.

Received the PUP or the Covid wage subsidy? Next week, you'll find out what income tax you owe
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Received the PUP or the Covid wage subsidy? Next week, you'll find out what income tax you owe

Jan 6th 2021, 3:54 PM 236,028 Views 62 Comments

Here’s a quick guide to how the process will work.

# taxing-matters - All time

Why do we pay more VAT on hairdressing than we do on greyhounds?
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Why do we pay more VAT on hairdressing than we do on greyhounds?

Aug 16th 2014, 7:45 AM 10,596 Views 31 Comments

In the run-up to Budget 2015, Dr Daragh McGreal looks at the various arguments around lowering the rate of VAT.