News

May 2020

29 May 2020
eBrief No. 095/20 - Receiver of Wreck

eBrief No. 096/20 - Commercial Sea Navigation Relief Guide

Revenue to implement TWSS changes for employees who have been on maternity and adoptive leave

28 May 2020
Revenue writes to taxpayers who have been the target of fraudulent texts

27 May 2020
eBrief No. 092/20 - Health Expenses – Qualifying Expenses

eBrief No. 093/20 - Childcare services relief

eBrief No. 094/20 - Income Tax Relief for Medical and/or Dental Insurance

25 May 2020
eBrief No. 091/20 - The European Convention on Human Rights Act 2003

ROS availability

21 May 2020
eBrief No. 090/20 - Updates to Revenue's services for customers with disabilities, including a remote interpretation service for Revenue's deaf customers

Revenue advice for employers who wish to operate TWSS for rehired employees

20 May 2020
eBrief No. 089/20 - Individuals described as 'locums' engaged in the fields of medicine, health care and pharmacy

19 May 2020
eBrief No. 087/20 - Update - Public Consultation on Dividend Withholding Tax (DWT) – Real-Time Reporting

eBrief No. 088/20 - Charities VAT Compensation Scheme - extension to closing date for submitting claims

18 May 2020
eBrief No. 086/20 - Guide to Excise Licences

15 May 2020
Revenue issues 'scam' text message warning to taxpayers

14 May 2020
eBrief No. 084/20 - Domicile Levy and Capital Gains Tax

eBrief No. 085/20 - Solid Fuel Carbon Tax Compliance Procedures Manual

Revenue seize cigarettes worth over €91,000 at Dublin Port

13 May 2020
eBrief No. 082/20 - Service companies surcharge - Provision of medical staff, Guidance from professional bodies, Preparatory work

eBrief No. 083/20 - Temporary measures in relation to the close company surcharge

Revenue further extends date for payment of Local Property Tax (LPT) to 21 July

Revenue seize alcohol worth €510,000 at Dublin Port

12 May 2020
eBrief No. 080/20 - Horticultural Repayment Relief Guide

eBrief No. 081/20 - Importation and exportation of medicinal products and unauthorised or counterfeit medical preparations

11 May 2020
eBrief No. 079/20 - VAT RTD - Introduction of Automated Compliance Measures

Warning: Latest email scam

08 May 2020
eBrief No. 078/20 - Tax treatment of the reimbursement of expenses of travel and subsistence to office holders and employees

Revenue confirm 'operational phase' of TWSS now in place

07 May 2020
Revenue update on additional measures to support businesses and Debt Warehousing Scheme

06 May 2020
eBrief No. 076/20 - Capital Gains Tax - rate of charge, annual exempt amount, computation of companies' chargeable gains etc.

eBrief No. 077/20 - The application of the Capital Goods Scheme and the VAT treatment of Donations or Gifts of goods or meals

Revenue seize 8.4 million cigarettes at Dublin Port

05 May 2020
eBrief No. 073/20 - Exemption in respect of compensation for certain living donors

eBrief No. 074/20 - Special Assignee Relief Programme (SARP)

eBrief No. 075/20 - Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme (TWSS) - Operational Phase

Revenue seize 9 million cigarettes at Dublin Port

02 May 2020
Revenue confirms 'warehousing' of COVID-19 related tax debt for businesses

01 May 2020
Revenue seize drugs worth €800,000 in Dublin

April 2020

30 April 2020
eBrief No. 071/20 - Excise Duty Rates on Energy Products and Electricity Manual

eBrief No. 072/20 - Tax and Duty Manual Part 15-01-18 - One Parent Family Credit

29 April 2020
eBrief No. 070/20 - Capital Gains Tax - interests in trusts, treatment of shares and securities, etc.

28 April 2020
eBrief No. 069/20 - Diesel Rebate Scheme Compliance Procedures Manual

24 April 2020
eBrief No. 067/20 - Tobacco Products Tax Manual

eBrief No. 068/20 - Guidelines for Article 9 Correlative Adjustment claims

Revenue announces access to TWSS for certain employers who missed 15 March payroll deadline

Revenue seize alcohol worth €103,000 in Wexford

23 April 2020
eBrief No. 066/20 - Late Submission of Corporation Tax Returns - Restriction of Reliefs

22 April 2020
Revenue seize drugs worth €66,000 in Cork and Shannon

20 April 2020
eBrief No. 064/20 - Opticians in employment - professional indemnity cover

eBrief No. 065/20 - Capital acquisitions tax: dwelling house exemption and 'same event' credit for CGT against CAT

Revenue updates TWSS Employer Eligibility Guidance

17 April 2020
eBrief No. 063/20 - Temporary VAT zero rating of supplies of personal protective equipment, ventilators and other medical products

Revenue confirm zero rate of VAT will apply to domestic supply and intra-EU acquisition of PPE during COVID crisis

16 April 2020
Revenue seize drugs worth €38,000 in Dublin

Revenue to implement changes to Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme announced by Minister for Finance

14 April 2020
eBrief No. 061/20 - Revised tax treatment of royalty income, with effect from 1 January 2019, under the terms of the Ireland-Lithuania Double Taxation Convention 1997

eBrief No. 062/20 - Treatment of Additional Tier 1 Capital – section 845C, Taxes Consolidation Act, 1997

10 April 2020
Revenue seize illegal medicine worth €80,000 at the Dublin Parcel Hub

09 April 2020
Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme – Statistical Update

08 April 2020
eBrief No. 060/20 - Vehicle Registration Tax - Valuation System for New and Used Vehicles

Relief from the payment of import duties and VAT for goods imported to combat COVID-19

07 April 2020
eBrief No. 058/20 - Revenue Online Service – ROS Enhancements

eBrief No. 059/20 - Deduction for income earned in certain foreign states (Foreign Earnings Deduction)

03 April 2020
eBrief No. 057/20 - Guidelines for filing ESS1 returns

Warning: Bogus phone calls

02 April 2020
Revenue update advice to SMEs experiencing cashflow difficulties arising from COVID-19

Warning: Latest SMS (text message) scam

01 April 2020
Career opportunities

eBrief No. 056/20 - Research and Development Tax Credit early payment of the instalment due to be paid in 2020

Revenue urges employers registered for Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme to update bank details