Price comparisons with goods between Ireland and Northern Ireland The Revenue Commissioners do routine surveys comparing prices of certain goods on both sides of the border A recent survey done on 18th August found the following Ireland N.Ireland € € Stout (500 ml) can 2.12 1.94 Lager (500 ml) can 2.05 1.72 Bottle of wine Chardonnay 10.85 8.31 Diesel (1 litre)
Tax relief for rent payments If you pay rent to a landlord for private rented accommodation and you were paying rent prior to 7th December 2010 up to now you are entitled to tax relief in respect of rent paid Tax relief for rent payments may be claimed by completing a form Rent 1 or through PAYE anytime
How much tax relief do you get on your Income protection premiums? You can get tax relief on your income protection premiums at your highest rate of tax, up to a yearly limit of 10% of your total income. This can make premiums more affordable, but remember your benefit will be taxable if you have to make a claim.
Employing a person or agency to take care of an incapacitated person Where you employ a person to care for a family member or relative who is totally physically or mentally incapacitated, you can claim an allowance of the amount of expenses actually incurred in employing that person subject to a maximum of €75,000. In order to claim