Tax

Jeep running on green diesel with tax out of date by 3,319 days

Jeep running on green diesel with tax out of date by 3,319 days

A driver of a jeep and trailer who was stopped by Kilkenny gardaí for using a mobile phone and not...

July 4, 2021

Could these 5 tax tips improve your farm finances?

Could these 5 tax tips improve your farm finances?

Farmers should review their business structure and discuss tax planning at least once a year to ensure they are making...

May 21, 2021

UK farmers urged not to miss out on 230% R&D tax credit

UK farmers urged not to miss out on 230% R&D tax credit

One of the country’s top agricultural accountants has said UK farmers could do more to capitalise on a lucrative tax...

May 18, 2021

Budget tax measures for farming ‘generally positive’ – ICMSA

Budget tax measures for farming ‘generally positive’ – ICMSA

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) has said that the taxation measures pertaining to farming in Budget 2021 “were...

October 13, 2020

Revenue triples VAT on milk recording services

Revenue triples VAT on milk recording services

The VAT being applied to milk recording services has tripled from 4.5% up to 13.5%, Revenue has confirmed. This follows...

May 22, 2020

Tax trouble for tractor with tanker in town

Tax trouble for tractor with tanker in town

A tractor and slurry tanker got into difficulties with members of An Garda Síochána over tax issues recently due to...

February 11, 2020

Succession plan: What are the tax implications?

Succession plan: What are the tax implications?

Given that average farm value is potentially €740,000, it is important farmers take the first steps to formalising their succession...

June 21, 2019

MP calls for ‘serious consideration’ of meat tax measures

MP calls for ‘serious consideration’ of meat tax measures

A politician in the UK has called for “serious consideration” of measures such as a meat tax in an address...

January 4, 2019

5 capital tax changes and considerations under Budget 2019

5 capital tax changes and considerations under Budget 2019

Farmers should consider a number of changes and aspects to Budget 2019 that will affect the agri industry, according to...

October 9, 2018

Citizens’ Assembly voices majority support for new tax on agri-emissions

Citizens’ Assembly voices majority support for new tax on agri-emissions

The Citizens’ Assembly has voiced overwhelming support for a tax on greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture, with 89% of members...

November 5, 2017

Sugar tax monies should be used to fund free school milk

Sugar tax monies should be used to fund free school milk

Next April will see the introduction of a ‘Sugar Tax’, targeted at soft drink sales in Ireland. In my opinion...

October 22, 2017

Farmers feature on the latest tax defaulters list

Farmers feature on the latest tax defaulters list

A number of farmers have featured on the tax defaulters list published by the Revenue for the second quarter of...

September 12, 2017

Fraudsters targeting farmers with tax returns scam

Fraudsters targeting farmers with tax returns scam

Farmers have been warned, by the Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU), to be on their guard against fraudsters targeting the agriculture sector. Apparently,...

April 3, 2017

Tax relief for landowners to lease land to sports clubs ‘difficult to justify’

Tax relief for landowners to lease land to sports clubs ‘difficult to justify’

A tax relief for landowners to lease land to sports clubs would be difficult to justify, according to the Minister...

February 16, 2017

CAB seizes 125 cattle from farmer over unpaid taxes

CAB seizes 125 cattle from farmer over unpaid taxes

Approximately 125 cattle have been seized from a Co. Kilkenny farmer by the Criminal Assets Bureau for unpaid taxes amounting...

January 31, 2017

Kerry suppliers in receipt of tax demand letters ‘must contact Revenue by Friday’

Kerry suppliers in receipt of tax demand letters ‘must contact Revenue by Friday’

It is imperative that the 400 Kerry Co-op suppliers who received letters from the Revenue Commissioners last month engage with...

December 7, 2016

Kerry Co-op board to meet to discuss implications of tax demands on shares

Kerry Co-op board to meet to discuss implications of tax demands on shares

The Kerry Co-op board will meet tomorrow, Friday November 25, to discuss the implication of the Revenue’s demand for back...

November 24, 2016

Revenue writing to 400 Kerry suppliers ‘ridiculous and wrong’

Revenue writing to 400 Kerry suppliers ‘ridiculous and wrong’

The Revenue writing to 400 Kerry Co-op milk suppliers telling them they must pay tax on shares they received has...

November 23, 2016