Mr Justice Raymond Groarke directed the Fossett brothers to give an undertaking that an accountant who has recently been appointed by the company would make returns to the Revenue Commissioners

Fossett Brothers Circus has been given a chance of a new beginning by a judge in the Circuit Civil Court. Circuit Court president Mr Justice Raymond G(...)

A total of 116 puppies were seized from two vehicles bound for the UK at Dublin Port on Wednesday. The pups, aged between five and eight weeks old, were recovered when two vans were stopped and searched yesterday evening at Dublin Port following an  investigation into the illegal shipment of dogs. Photograph: DSPCA/PA Wire.

A total of 116 puppies were seized from two vehicles bound for the UK at Dublin Port on Wednesday. Pugs, West Highland Terriers, Cocker Spaniels, Shih(...)

The Revenue Commissioners said that more than 67,000 mandatory deductions have been made from wages or pensions to collect the local property tax this year. File photograph: Joe St Ledger/The Irish Times

More than 67,000 mandatory deductions have been made from wages or pensions to collect the local property tax. Total compliance rates for 2013 and 201(...)

Revenue sniffer dog Stella who uncovered a haul of cannabis worth some €840,000 at a post sorting centre in Co Laois. The drugs (right) were concealed in a package sent from West Africa marked as ‘food and spices’. Images: Revenue.

Cannabis worth an estimated €840,000 has been seized at a post sorting centre in Co Laois. Some 42kg of the drug was discovered at An Post’s Portlaois(...)

Officers from Revenue’s customs service seized over 20,000 counterfeit stuffed toys based on movie characters at Dublin port. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Officers from Revenue’s customs service have seized a consignment of over 20,000 counterfeit stuffed Frozen toys, estimated to be worth up to €600,000(...)

RGD brand cigarettes which were seized by customs in Dublin Airport last Friday. Photograph: Revenue

Revenue’s Customs service has seized 130,000 cigarettes, worth € 68,300, at Dublin Airport.The RGD brand cigarettes, which originated in Greece, were (...)

The reality is there is no white diesel infrastructure in inland or coastal marinas, just green diesel to serve the fishing industry. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Boat owners have been scratching their heads over the EU action against Ireland due to the State’s alleged failure to collect tax on diesel fuel. As r(...)

Items such as a  contribution to wedding costs, or the care of children by grandparents, could have a tax implication.

Revenue is clamping down on abuse of tax exemptions granted for payments made by parents to their children. However, legal firm Arthur Cox says(...)

Overall, audits of the shadow economy show rental income accounted for the biggest individual yield last year.

Pubs, restaurants and the construction trade are the usual suspects when the Revenue goes searching for unpaid tax in the cash economy.But audits show(...)

Sparked by your recent article, I have a very simple query that might need a very complex answer (and you may have dealt with it before), but have you(...)