Budget 2018 : Whats in it for you?

We don't hate budget 2018 Generally speaking Budget 2018 has been well received with something for everyone but it seems one income families may have benefited slightly more than others with an increase of €100 in the home carers tax credit. However, the main savings...

Budget 2018 likely to show Tax cuts for middle income earners

Potential Changes for budget 2018 With budget 2018 just around the corner we look forward with great hope to minister for finance Paschal Donohoe telling us how much of our paycheck we will get to keep. We can't say anything definitive regarding the budget until it is...

Unclaimed tax returns due to confusion among home carers

Millions of euros lost due to unclaimed home carers tax credit Have you heard of the home carers tax credit? Due to a lack of public awareness there are millions of euros that go unclaimed each and every year in Ireland. The vast majority of people believe it applies...

Rent tax Credit. Are you forgetting to claim ?

Rent tax credit Do you currently rent your home? With property rentals going up nationwide its welcome news to learn there is a rent tax credit available, but only for 2017. The clock is well and truly ticking on this tax credit however as it will be discontinued in...

Renting out your property? Top 10 Tips for Landlords.

Rent for first time landlords Renting out your property can be a daunting task but if you do your homework before listing your property you can help make the entire process painless for both you and your tenants. The great fear when you decide to rent out your...

Do you know about Work Related Expenses?

When most people hear the words ‘Revenue’ and ‘Costs’ in the same sentence they run for cover. As a nation, the Irish have adapted the attitude of the ostrich when it comes to dealing with their tax situation and it seems the vast majority of us have our heads stuck...

Tax Pro’s update on Budget 2016

This is a special update for our clients regarding the changes taking effect with the Budget 2016. USC Charges have gone down The lowest rate (Zero to €12,012) will drop to 1%. The middle (from €12,012 to next €6,655) will fall to 3% The top rate of USC (Next €51,375)...

Beware of revenue email scams

There have been email scams that are falsely claiming they are from revenue. These emails advise people that either they owe tax to revenue or that they are owed a tax return. They usually requested personal details along with debit card or bank details. The Revenue...