Tax Tips

Irish Tax Rebates’ Tax Tips is the leading online resource to help keep you up-to-date with all of the latest developments in tax. With a team that has over 20 year’s professional tax experience, we aim to offer you the best practical tips, advice and information to help you claim back any rebate owed. Simple. Easy. Fast

How to claim Foreign Earnings Deduction

What is Foreign Earnings Deduction? If you are an Irish Resident registered PAYE worker and you spend more than 30 qualifying days per year working abroad, you may be entitled to claim the ‘Foreign Earnings Deduction’. The Foreign Earnings Deduction “FED” was introduced in 2012 to encourage the expansion of Irish trade with emerging markets. It can be claimed as part...

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Back to School Expenses

Back to School Expenses How much does it cost to send a child back to school? Last week, Barnardos Children’s Charity released the results of a survey about the back to school expenses and their requests for the 2023 Budget on school uniforms, books and more. According to the children’s charity, “The cost of equipping children for the return to...

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Use your Tax Back for a last minute getaway!

Are you dreaming of a last minute getaway? In August, a couple can fly to Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast for seven nights and stay in a four-star hotel with B&B for €769 each. Or they could opt for a four-star hotel with bed and breakfast in Kerry for €1,015 per person. A family of four could holiday in Spain...

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How Much Tax Can My Family Claim for Medical Expenses?

Medical expenses can certainly add up, and each year families incur unexpected medical bills that can be quite significant. There are still over 1 million people in Ireland without medical insurance, and for those who have it, not all medical expenses are fully covered. The good news is that you can claim back tax on a wide range of medical...

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Working From Home Tax Relief – Claim Your Tax Rebate

Remote working can be liberating for many employees in Ireland – but working from home can also raise the cost of your energy bills. By claiming working from home tax credits, you can make some savings on these rising costs. In the last two years, €171 million in tax remains unclaimed by Irish taxpayers for Remote Working Relief alone! This...

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Employing A Carer? Claim Tax Relief

Taking care of an incapacitated or disabled loved one is a reality of life for many families. Employing a carer can be an appealing solution, and an excellent alternative to a nursing home — but it can also have significant financial implications on families. When given the option, most elderly people prefer to remain in their own homes rather than...

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How Will PUP/EWSS Affect My Tax Refund?

The Pandemic Unemployment Payment (PUP) is officially finished, while the Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme (EWSS) is also ending very soon. You may have availed of one of these schemes, but how will that impact your taxes now and going forward? Let’s find out.   CONTENTS What is PUP? What is EWSS? How Are PUP And EWSS Taxed? Applying For a...

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What Tax Can I Claim Back For 2021?

As Ireland’s No. 1 tax agent, we’ve processed a lot of tax rebates so far this year. That said, a huge number of people still haven’t claimed their tax refund yet. We want to tell you about what tax back you could be entitled to for 2021. Let’s check out what you’re due.   CONTENTS What Tax Back Can I...

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How To Claim Tax Back In Ireland

It’s that time of year again. Tax back time!  Christmas can be expensive and it’s nice to get an extra cash injection in the new year. This is where a tax rebate can save the day.  There are three ways you can go about claiming your tax back:  1. Do Nothing and Miss Out on Cash 2. Do It Yourself...

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Tax Rebates for Christmas 2021

Are you due a Christmas bonus?  Thousands of Irish taxpayers have already applied for their Christmas tax rebate this year. We’re working hard to process thousands of applications each week at the moment to make sure our customers get their rebates ASAP and have that extra cash for Christmas. If you haven’t applied yet, then apply for your tax rebate...

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Budget 2022 - How Will it Affect Me?

Irish Budget 2022 Our team of tax experts at Irish Tax Rebates have reviewed Budget 2022 in detail and have put together some insights on how it will affect you.   Who Does The Budget Affect? Single Person, No Children Single Parents Married Couples Pensioners   Single Person, No Children Eric  Occupation: Full-time Retail Worker Annual Income: €21,000 Other: Studying...

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