Revenue officials said they were looking into using third-party data such as matching Local Property Tax details with income and payment records to detect non-compliance

The Revenue is stepping up efforts to tackle tax evasion by high-earning professionals, as part of a clampdown on the so-called shadow economy. Amon(...)

Michael O’Leary of Ryanair: the airline has “intensified”  plan to capture a larger share of the business flyer market. Photograph: Niklas Halle’n/AFP/Getty Images

Cerberus write-off The Sunday Times reports that Patrick Kearney, one of the so-called Maple 10 investors who took part in a scheme to buy shares in (...)

Organised by the Irish Tax Institute, the conference will discuss how new tax rules will affect companies and countries across the world

Next week Dublin Castle will host some of the world’s most important taxation decision makers and experts, there to discuss how new global tax rules (...)

Irish Tax Institute president Mary Honohan

The global tax conference is being held at a crucial stage in the evolution of international tax policy according to Irish Tax Institute president Ma(...)

European commissioner for economic and financial affairs Pierre Moscovici hopes his tax avoidance package will be welcomed. Photograph: EPA

A planned crackdown on tax avoidance by multinationals in EU countries could work in part to Ireland’s advantage, according to some tax experts. Howev(...)

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(...)

We had a lot of money taken away from us in the crisis years budgets. And we got a few euro back last year. However Budget 2016, to be presented on(...)

Michael Noonan: has confirmed that the unloved USC will be reduced. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

In recent years, budget week has been a downer, but things are starting to look up again. The Irish Tax Institute said the country can expect tax cuts(...)

The ESRI last week called for a “neutral” budget, one that neither stimulates nor contracts the economy. But this isn’t what most people will be ho(...)

Welcoming the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (Beps) report, Mr Noonan said the OECD proposals would “play to Ireland’s advantage”, despite fears it could provoke a flight of multinationals. Photograph: Getty Images

The Government has warned the European Union not to attempt to go beyond plans published on Monday that seek to lay down new global rules on taxing mu(...)