Special Assignee Relief Programme (SARP)

Overview

SARP provides Income Tax (IT) relief for certain people who are assigned to work in Ireland from abroad. You must be assigned by a relevant employer to work in Ireland for that employer (or an associated company of your relevant employer). SARP relief applies to assignments during any of the tax years 2012 to 2020.

Relevant employer

This is a company that is incorporated and tax resident in a country with which Ireland has either

Associated company

'Associated company' is defined by section 432 TCA 1997.

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