Michael Lowry, whose complex tax affairs have become public knowledge by default. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times Dara Mac Donaill

British prime minister David Cameron has been bounced into disclosing his tax returns by the Panama Papers revelations. His finance minister George Os(...)

Independent TD Michael Lowry has been ordered to pay a legal bill for his  unsuccessful four-day High Court hearing. Photograph: The Irish Times

Independent TD Michael Lowry will have to pay the legal bill for the four days of a High Court hearing in which he failed to stop his trial on mainly (...)

The newly-elected Independent TD for Tipperary Michael Lowry

Independent Tipperary TD Michael Lowry’s joy at the continued success of his political career may be tempered by the comprehensive nature of the High (...)

Independent TD Michael Lowry has lost his High Court bid to stop his trial on mainly tax related charges. Photograph: The Irish Times

Independent TD Michael Lowry has failed to get High Court orders stopping his trial on mainly tax related charges. Mr Lowry’s case was based on many (...)

 Michael Lowry, pictured at the Four Courts in Dublin. Photograph: Courts Collins

Michael Lowry is facing costs of “several million” euro, after the High Court rejected his efforts to get the State to pay legal bills incurred at the(...)

Part of the crowd at the launch of Independent TD Michael Lowry’s election campaign in the Anner Hotel in Thurles

The recent launch of Tipperary Independent TD Michael Lowry’s general election campaign was no ordinary affair. The ballroom of the Anner Hotel, in h(...)

Independent TD Michael Lowry  denies charges of allegedly filing incorrect income tax returns for the year 2002 and of conniving in the alleged delivery by his company Garuda of incorrect corporation tax returns for the years ending 2002 and 2006.

The DPP has incorrectly placed “centre stage” an Appeals Commissioner finding that Michael Lowry misappropriated €372,000 from a company of his in 200(...)

Michael Lowry: The ‘Lowry tapes’ contained ‘as good an admission of criminal wrongdoing as one would ever hope to find’, according to counsel for the DPP. Photograph: Courts/Collins

Tipperary TD Michael Lowry has been saying for some time now that the mostly tax-related criminal charges against him make no sense given that he has (...)

Independent TD Michael Lowry pictured at the Four Courts during a High Court hearing. Photograph: Courts Collins

The Revenue Appeals Commissioners clearly found that Independent TD Michael Lowry misappropriated some €372,000 from his own company in 2002, lawyers (...)

Independent TD Michael Lowry:  said he did not want to comment on his personal business affairs.  Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Independent TD Michael Lowry no longer has to file publicly available financial accounts for his refrigeration business after changing its status wi(...)