European commissioner for competition Margrethe Vestager holds a press conference on the EU decision to set out a template for recovering unpaid taxes and preventing tax avoidance by multinationals

Oxfam Ireland has urged the Government to take immediate action to force multinational companies to publicly declare where they pay taxes. The call co(...)

All social welfare payments are exempt from USC, along with income that is subject to the Dirt tax.

The Government has announced a series of changes to the Universal Social Charge (USC) from January 1st that will return €772 million to taxpayers in a(...)

Brian Keegan of Chartered Accountants Ireland says non-executive directors of non-commercial bodies are already entitled to claim tax relief on their expenses

Fiona Reddan Tax experts have called on the Government to bring the concept of the “normal place of work” into the 21st century, by updating rules on (...)

UK chancellor of the exchequer George Osborne delivers his autumn statement.

The British government will pass Westminster legislation to give Northern Ireland powers over corporation tax before next May, but only if politica(...)

 The Local Property Tax forms sent out by Revenue. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Revisions in the property tax including a two-year freeze and a decoupling from house prices are unlikely to be formally announced until next year’s b(...)

The Revenue Commissioners has collected €9.3 million in unpaid tax, penalties and interest since last summer from contractors who were found to have c(...)

Brian Keegan, director of taxation with Chartered Accoutants Ireland,  told a Joint Oireactas Sub-Committe on the Global Taxation that Ireland’s tax regime “has become something of a target in the discussion of global tax policy.

The exchequer could suffer if Ireland makes unilateral changes to its tax system in response to international pressures, an accountant representing t(...)

US statistics show that Irish-incorporated subsidiaries of US multinationals made profits of $147 billion in 2011, although the Revenue Commiss(...)

OECD Director of Tax, Pascal Saint-Amans speaking to the media during G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meetings on February 23, 2014  in Sydney. Photograph: Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images

The tax structures used by some of Ireland’s largest multinational employers are likely to be brought to an e(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan with secretary-general Angel Gurria during an OECD meeting at EU headquarters in Brussels last month. Photograph: Dursun Aydemir/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

Some of the key ideas governing how multinational business is taxed are being questioned in a project being run by the Paris-based Organisation(...)