Income Tax Rates in Ireland

Income Tax Rates in Ireland

A brief summary of the Income Tax Rates in Ireland is given below – the figures shown are valid from from January 2017. Note: As well as income tax – other deductions are taken from wages in Ireland. There is the Universal Social Charge. See more about the Universal Social Charge Here. Another deduction from […]

Car Tax Rates Ireland 2017

Car Tax Rates Ireland 2017

Car Tax Rates Ireland 2017 Car Tax rates in Ireland were last increased in the 2013 Budget – so the current 2017 rates of Irish Motor Tax  have been the same since January 2013. The total amount of car tax paid by all motorists in Ireland in 2015 was €1.2 Billion Euro. There were 2.57 […]

Take Home Pay Ireland 2017

Take Home Pay Ireland 2017

Take Home Pay Ireland – 2017 How much is deducted from wages in Ireland – What is the Take Home Pay ? As well as Income Tax – most workers in Ireland also have PRSI and USC deducted from their pay. USC is a more recent tax on income –  introduced in 2011 as one […]

VRT : Vehicle Registration Tax Ireland

VRT : Vehicle Registration Tax Ireland

Details of  Vehicle Registration Tax in Ireland. (VRT Rates) (Valid for cars in 2017) VRT in Ireland is calculated as a percentage of the estimates selling price of the car. (As calculated by Revenue) The rate of tax chargeable is based on the level of CO2 emissions for the vehicle at the time of manufacture. […]

Car Statistics Ireland

Car Statistics Ireland

The total number of taxed vehicles recorded on Irish roads at the end of 2016 was 2,624,958. This was an an increase of 54,664 vehicles (2.13%) on 2015 . The split of vehicle numbers in 2016 was : 2,026,977 private cars, 342,259 goods vehicles, 79,871  agricultural tractors 38,023 motorcycles   The number of cars in […]

NPPR Property Tax Ireland

In July 2009 a new local authority charge was intruduced in Ireland. It was a charge on any residential property (unit) that was not the main residence of the owner. The charge was a flat rate of €200 . The charge was per dwelling – so a block of 30 apartments owned by one person […]

Property Tax Ireland

A Property Tax was first introduced in Ireland in 2013. This Local Property Tax  or LPT is payable by residents and non residents who own residential property in Ireland. Properties are still liable for the tax even if they are vacant. There are some exemptions – see here for details of Property Tax Exemptions in […]