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In Ireland, claiming tax back can be an arduous task. This is why a lot of people simply don’t pursue it. However, an even bigger problem is that many of us simply don’t know the huge range of things on which you can claim tax back. It’s such a prolific problem in fact, that in […]

The education system in Ireland is extremely good but it can also be extremely expensive. However, if you’re involved in an undergrad, postgrad or even an IT or foreign language programme, you might be eligible to claim tax back on your studies. From conditions and restrictions, to rates of relief, eligibility and even how to […]

The dawn of a new year usually brings with it some new changes to tax legislation, and this year is no different for those of us paying Irish taxes. With expectations that there would be limited room to manoeuvre, the 2018 Budget includes positives and negatives in equal measure. From standard rate income, to home […]

It may come as a surprise to learn that a significant number of nurses and nursing assistants in Ireland end up paying more tax than they should. As such, if you are a nurse or nursing assistant, there is a good chance you are eligible to claim back some of the tax you have paid […]

Dental work can be expensive, so it’s a good thing that many treatments qualify for tax relief allowing you to deduct a proportion of their cost from your annual tax liability. If you’ve undergone dental treatment in the last four years, there’s a good chance you will be able to claim tax back on the […]

Many people mistakenly believe that tax credits are automatically applied by Revenue. Unfortunately for them, this is not always the case, which means they might not receive tax back that they are owed for medical procedures or tuition fees etc. The most common tax credits that Revenue automatically applies are the basic personal tax credit […]

IVF Tax Back

Fertility treatments are on the rise in Ireland.  Fertility treatments can quickly become expensive; especially IVF, which is one of the more popular treatments. The average cost of IVF per couple can range anywhere from €5k-40k, depending on how many sessions are required. As if that wasn’t enough, most fertility treatments aren’t covered by private health […]

Marriage Tax Credits

Congratulations! If you’ve recently tied the knot, you may have additional cause for celebration, because you could save up to €4,620 on your tax bill every year, as a married couple. In this article, we run through how to assess yourselves as a married couple; then we examine the kind of savings that can be […]

laser eye surgery - tax relief

More and more people are opting to have laser-eye surgery to permanently correct their vision. Bad news for opticians; but fantastic for those who suffer with visual impairments. If you have recently undergone laser eye surgery, you may be relieved to know that you can probably claim tax back on the procedure; even if you […]

home carer tax credit

If you are married or are in a civil partnership, and you care for one or more dependent person(s)you may be entitled to a tax credit under Irish taxation law.  The following article will explain what exactly the home carer’s tax credit is. You’ll also find out about the key rules that stipulate your eligibility […]

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