Tax Administration Liaison Committee (TALC)

The function of the Main TALC Committee is to review and make recommendations to achieve more effective and efficient administration of:

  • direct taxes (Income Tax, Capital Gains Tax, Corporation Tax, Capital Acquisitions Tax)
  • stamp duties
  • and
  • Value-Added Tax.

The recommendations relate to either administrative practices of the Office of the Revenue Commissioners or of tax practitioners.

Terms of reference

The permanent members of TALC are the:

  • Revenue Commissioners
  • Irish Taxation Institute
  • Consultative Committee of Accountancy Bodies – Ireland
  • Law Society.

TALC consists of main TALC and several standing sub-committees.

The standing sub-committees are:

Ad-hoc time-bound committees may be specially established under the auspices of TALC to deal with non-recurring matters or projects that may arise.