e-Working and home workers Update

e-Working and home workers Update

Revenue have issued updates to e-working and tax. As a majority of the country are now working from home, let’s recap on what this means for employees and employers? What is an e-worker? This is where an employee; Works from home full or part-time Works on the move,...
Home Renovation Incentive

Home Renovation Incentive

The Home Renovation Incentive Scheme (HRI) was implemented in October 2013 and was originally available for homeowners to apply until 31st December 2015. Subsequently, the scheme was extended in December 2014 to include all homeowners, including landlords and finished...
Flat Rate Expenses to be abolished from 2020

Flat Rate Expenses to be abolished from 2020

Do you qualify for Flat Rate Expenses in relation to your profession? Flat Rate Expenses are employment expenses claimable depending on the profession you are in. Revenue have undertaken a review of these and despite opposition from many trade unions they will be...
Getting tax back on your Pension Lump Sum

Getting tax back on your Pension Lump Sum

As the October 31st tax deadline races towards us, you may want to consider topping up your pension, as this is the deadline for claiming any tax relief this amount for the 2017 tax year. You can make lump sum payments to your private pension or an AVC (Additional...