J-1 workers may be due a tax refund. Photograph: Getty

If you’re one of 7,000 Irish students who visited the US on a J-1 visa over the last year, then you must file a tax return by today, April 15th, or ri(...)

The survey found that similar amount of people were also unaware of the Government’s help-to-buy scheme for first-time buyers .Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

https://www.taxback.com/en/Most people are missing out on housing-related tax reliefs, which could save them thousands of euros, a survey by consumer (...)

‘An unexpected or underestimated increase in income in 2017 could mean that those filing a tax return could be hit with a double whammy in terms of the amount they owe.’ Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The good news for many filing self-assessed tax returns this year is that their profits should be up, in line with the recovering economy. But rising (...)

 Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe. The Government is likely to use an unexpected €1 billion in corporation tax receipts this year to help with the health budget. Photograph: Donall Farmer

Most Irish taxpayers don’t trust the Government to spend public money wisely, according to a survey by tax refund specialists Taxback.com. The group (...)

Some 18 per cent of those surveyed by Taxback.com said children were a “choice” and Government subsidies should not be provided. Photograph: iStock

Just one in five workers would be willing to pay more tax to allow the State subsidise childcare to facilitate more women in the workforce, a survey (...)

The Sydney Opera House in Australia. In January of this year, Australia introduced a 15 per cent tax rate on earnings up to 37,000 Australian dollars for working tourists. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Taxback. com, an Irish tax accounting firm, has taken legal action against the Australian federal government to challenge what it deems to be a “puni(...)

Approximately 10,000 Irish people are expected to take part in the 2017 programme

Irish students who have travelled to the United States on the J1 working holiday visa over the past four years could be owed an average of $800 in a t(...)

Some 150,000 Irish people who went to Australia on a working holiday visa may be entitled to claim back an average tax refund of $,2600 (€1,614)

Some 150,000 Irish people who went to Australia on a working holiday visa may be entitled to claim back an average tax refund of $,2600 (€1,614). Acc(...)