When the carbon tax hits €80, it will mean €13.76 on a 60-litre refill of petrol, or €15.72 for diesel. Photograph:   Dara Mac Donaill

What is the carbon tax all about? Well, it’s been around for several years so you might have missed it, but you’ve probably been paying it. Introduc(...)

 Motor trade concerned that WLTP  will result in many new cars being rated with higher official emissions figures. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Bloomberg via Getty

Irish car dealers are calling on the Government to delay any major reforms of the current motor tax regime for at least 12 months. The dealers, who ha(...)