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January 2021

27 January 2021
eBrief No. 011/21 - Relief for Contributions to Permanent Health Benefit Schemes and Tax Treatment of Benefits Received under Permanent Health Benefit SchemesUntitled

eBrief No. 012/21 - Queries regarding Restricted Shares held under other arrangements

26 January 2021
eBrief No. 010/21 - Temporary VAT measures relating to Covid-19

Revenue eBrief No. 009/21: Accounting for Mineral Oil

25 January 2021
Revenue seize over €7,000 cash at Dublin Port

22 January 2021
eBrief No. 008/21 - Extension to filing date for revised VAT Return of Trading Details (RTD)

Revenue seize drugs worth over €32,000 at Dublin Mail Centre

Warning: Latest SMS (text message) scam

21 January 2021
Career opportunities

eBrief No. 007/21 - eRCT system - re-opening a closed contract

19 January 2021
Revenue seize over €12,000 cash at Dublin Port

18 January 2021
eBrief No. 005/21 - Customs Charges for Official Attendance

eBrief No. 006/21 - List of Flat-Rate Schedule Expenses

14 January 2021
eBrief No. 003/21 - Guidelines for Agents or Advisors acting on behalf of taxpayers - updated Forms PAYE A1 and A2

eBrief No. 004/21 - COVID-19 measures related to personal tax matters

Revenue update on Preliminary End of Year Statement for PAYE taxpayers

13 January 2021
eBrief No. 002/21 - Stock relief – farming trades updated

Revenue confirms Debt Warehousing Scheme remains available to support businesses impacted by current Level 5 restrictions

Revenue seize herbal cannabis at Shannon Airport

08 January 2021
Revenue seize almost 2kg of herbal cannabis in Dublin Parcel Hub

RoRo movements - Temporary facilitation for ENS

07 January 2021
eBrief No. 001/21 - Preferential origin - removal of Equatorial Guinea from GSP

06 January 2021
Revenue publishes headline results for 2020

Warning: Bogus phone calls

05 January 2021
Revenue provides important Customs advice to hauliers and truck drivers moving goods from Great Britain (GB) into Irish ports

Revenue seize cash at Dublin Airport

Revenue seize tobacco worth over €1.24 million at Dublin Port

04 January 2021
Reminder CGT Deadline

December 2020

31 December 2020
eBrief No. 244/20 - Section 56 Zero-rating of Goods and Services

eBrief No. 245/20 - Childcare services relief updated

Revenue confirm Customs RoRo Service now live in advance of transition period ending tonight

Revenue update on access to CRSS for businesses impacted by public health restrictions coming into effect today

29 December 2020
eBrief No. 243/20 - Help to Buy (HTB)

24 December 2020
eBrief No. 241/20 - Collection of Customs Debt

eBrief No. 242/20 - Customs Procedures - Manuals update

23 December 2020
eBrief No. 237/20 - Guidelines for VAT Registration – with Postponed Accounting

eBrief No. 238/20 - EU mandatory disclosure regime (DAC6) tax and duty manual updated

eBrief No. 239/20 - Sea-going Naval Personnel Tax Credit

Revenue provides key advice for transport companies and their drivers in advance of 1 January

Revenue update in relation to payments of CRSS and EWSS

22 December 2020
eBrief No. 233/20 - Transfers of assets, other than trading stock, within group (S.617)

eBrief No. 234/20 - Finance Act 2020 - VAT Notes for Guidance

eBrief No. 235/20 - Filing Guidelines for DAC6 (EU Mandatory Disclosure of Reportable Cross-Border Arrangements)

eBrief No. 236/20 - Research and Development Tax Credit

21 December 2020
eBrief No. 229/20 - Relief for investment in corporate trades

eBrief No. 230/20 - VAT - Postponed Accounting

eBrief No. 231/20 - VAT Treatment of Restaurant and Catering Services

eBrief No. 232/20 - Update on certain COVID-19 measures related to personal tax matters

Revenue operation targeting fuel laundering in Co. Monaghan

Revenue seize drugs worth almost €139,000 at Dublin and Athlone Mail Centres

ROS availability

18 December 2020
eBrief No. 228/20 - EU mandatory disclosure regime (DAC6) - Updates to XSD file and User Guide

17 December 2020
eBrief No. 227/20 - VAT Treatment of Guest and Holiday Accommodation

Holiday period opening arrangements

16 December 2020
eBrief No. 226/20 - Large Corporates Division: Co-Operative Compliance Framework

15 December 2020
eBrief No. 225/20 - Guidance Manual on Customs Simplified Procedures

Revenue seize drugs worth over €72,000 at Dublin Mail Centre

14 December 2020
eBrief No. 224/20 - DWT: Obligation on certain persons to obtain tax reference numbers

Revenue seize drugs worth €180,000 at Dublin Airport

11 December 2020
eBrief No. 223/20 - Filing Guidelines for DAC2-Common Reporting Standard (CRS)

Revenue extends dual running of Customs Import Systems until 31 March 2021

10 December 2020
eBrief No. 222/20 - Automated Import System (AIS) - manuals updated

Revenue announces extension to Pay and File deadline

09 December 2020
eBrief No. 221/20 - Income Tax Relief for Medical and/or Dental Insurance

Revenue seize drugs worth almost €38,000 at Athlone Mail Centre

08 December 2020
eBrief No. 220/20 - Manual on Civil Aviation

Revenue Publishes List of Tax Defaulters

07 December 2020
eBrief No. 219/20 - Guidelines on Irish Bankruptcy Procedures

04 December 2020
Important Revenue update for businesses eligible for CRSS

03 December 2020
eBrief No. 218/20 - Omnibus Station Licence duty amended

02 December 2020
eBrief No. 217/20 - Capital Acquisitions Tax - valuation date, contingent events and qualifying expenses of incapacitated persons

November 2020

30 November 2020
eBrief No. 214/20 - Review of Opinions/Confirmations

eBrief No. 215/20 - Professional Services Withholding Tax: Interim Refunds

eBrief No. 216/20 - Country by Country reporting - updates to CbC User Guide and CbC XML Schema

Revenue seize cannabis worth €63,000 at Rosslare Europort

27 November 2020
eBrief No. 213/20 - Surcharge on undistributed income of service companies

Revenue seize €295,000 cash at Dublin Airport

Revenue warns online shoppers of additional costs

26 November 2020
eBrief No. 212/20 - Irish Real Estate Fund (IREF) Guidance

Revenue seize 5.5 million cigarettes at Dublin Port

25 November 2020
eBrief No. 211/20 - Return of Values - Investment Undertakings

23 November 2020
eBrief No. 209/20 - Return Filing Dates – Forms 11 and CT1

eBrief No. 210/20 - Automated Import System (AIS) Introduction

20 November 2020
eBrief No. 208/20 - VAT eCommerce Rules - 1 July 2021

19 November 2020
eBrief No. 207/20 - Import Duties Payment Methods

18 November 2020
Revenue reminds businesses and self-assessed taxpayers of the availability of debt warehousing

Revenue seize cannabis worth €620,000 in Meath

17 November 2020
Revenue advises businesses who haven't fully prepared for Brexit to take immediate action

16 November 2020
eBrief No. 205/20 - Revenue Online Service - Pay and File 2020

eBrief No. 206/20 - VAT Treatment of the Hiring of Means of Transport

Revenue confirm eligible businesses can make a claim under CRSS from 17 November 2020

13 November 2020
eBrief No. 204/20 - Tobacco products imported in passengers' accompanied baggage

Revenue update on flat rate expenses review

12 November 2020
eBrief No. 203/20 - ROS Support for the 2020 Pay and File Period, Extended Opening Hours and Income Tax Warehousing

11 November 2020
eBrief No. 202/20 - Research and Development Credit

Revenue seize drugs worth €600,000 in Dublin

10 November 2020
Revenue seize almost 3.5 million cigarettes at Dublin Port

Revenue seize herbal cannabis worth €44,000 in Longford

09 November 2020
eBrief No. 201/20 - Guidelines for Agents or Advisors Acting on Behalf of Taxpayers

06 November 2020
Revenue seize 423,000 cigarettes at Dublin Port