Josephine Feehily, chairman of the Revenue Commissioners, told staff yesterday she is to retire shortly. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

The search is on for a new head of the Revenue Commissioners after the current chairman Josephine Feehily informed staff yesterday that she is to reti(...)

Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Revenue will begin to contact the employers of homeowners who have not paid the household charge by the end of the month so they can deduct overdue p(...)

Local property tax was paid by 90% of homes but Revenue sent letters on household charge to 250,000. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien /  The Irish Times

Some 90 per cent of householders have paid the property tax for this year, the Revenue Commissioners has said. A total of €319 million h(...)

Although the rate of Local Property Tax for any property valued below €1 million is 0.18 per cent of its value, homeowners with more expensive properties pay more. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Fifty-six people valued their homes above €5 million for the purposes of the property tax last year, making them liable for an annual tax bill of a(...)

Chairwoman of the Revenue  Commissioners Josephine Feehily told the PAC  today its records showed  hundreds of thousands of householders who paid the property tax  had not paid the household charge. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / THE IRISH TIMES

Between 400,000 and 500,000 people have not yet paid the €200 Household Charge and the Revenue Commissioners warned today it will “go after the(...)

New product will make it harder to launder fuel in order to evade excise duties. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A new product to identify illegal diesel is to be introduced later this year in a joint move by Revenue here and in the UK to tackle fuel laund(...)

In life, as the old saying goes, nothing is certain but death and taxes. The former is unavoidable and at best tax avoidance measures help to reduce t(...)

 Josephine Feehily, chairman of the Revenue Commissioners.Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

Taxpayers handed over close to €38 billion to the State last year, the latest figures show.Headline numbers published by the Revenue Commissioners sho(...)

Revenue Commissioners chairwoman Josephine Feehily arriving at the Oireachtas Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform sitting today to discuss issues around the payment of Local Property Tax.  Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The chairwoman of the Revenue Commissioners Josephine Feehily has stood over the decision to deduct credit and card payments this month for the 2014 p(...)

Revenue Commissioner Josephine Feehily faces the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform

Just as Revenue looked to have weathered the storm over the local property tax, it has thrown the issue wide open again.As of yesterday morning, even (...)