News

May 2020

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

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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

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

01 April 2020
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

March 2020

31 March 2020
eBrief No. 052/20 - Guidance Manual on Customs Warehousing

eBrief No. 053/20 - VAT Groups

eBrief No. 054/20 - Benefit-in-Kind - Employer-Provided Vehicles

eBrief No. 055/20 - Betting Duty Returns and Payments Compliance Procedures Manual

30 March 2020
eBrief No. 050/20 - Important customer notice regarding Revenue services

eBrief No. 051/20 - Customs Value Authorisation (CVA)

Important Customer Notice

27 March 2020
eBrief No. 049/20 - Taxation of Deposit Interest

26 March 2020
eBrief No. 048/20 - Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme – Transitional Phase

25 March 2020
eBrief No. 047/20 - Revenue to operate Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme

24 March 2020
Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme

23 March 2020
eBrief No. 046/20 - Advice and information to assist taxpayers and their agents during the COVID-19 pandemic

20 March 2020
eBrief No. 045/20 - e-Working and Tax

19 March 2020
Revenue to operate COVID Employer Refund Scheme on behalf of DEASP

18 March 2020
eBrief No. 044/20 - Revenue to operate Employer COVID-19 Refund Scheme on behalf of DEASP

Revenue changes the collection of stamp duty on credit cards to July

16 March 2020
Revenue changes date for payment of Local Property Tax (LPT) to 21 May

13 March 2020
eBrief No. 043/20 - Case V Capital Allowances and Losses forward for USC Purposes

Revenue announce measures to assist SMEs experiencing cashflow difficulties arising from COVID-19

Revenue seize over 10 million cigarettes at Dublin Port

12 March 2020
eBrief No. 042/20 - Farming - Tax treatment of payments made under Rural Environment Protection Scheme (REPS)

11 March 2020
eBrief No. 041/20 - Surcharge for late returns: Due dates when starting a business

Revenue seize cigarettes at Dublin Airport in three separate operations

10 March 2020
eBrief No. 040/20 - Case V Capital Allowances

Engage early with Revenue - key advice to businesses experiencing tax payment problems

Revenue seize cocaine worth €1.5 million in Rosslare Europort

06 March 2020
eBrief No. 039/20 - Mitigation and Application of Fines and Penalties

Revenue seize drugs worth €367,000 at Dublin Airport

05 March 2020
Updating your email address for Revenue Online Services

04 March 2020
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Revenue seize cannabis worth over €35,000 at Dublin Mail Centre

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03 March 2020
Revenue publishes List of Tax Defaulters

02 March 2020
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