Home Carer Tax Credit
Revenue has released an updated version of the information on the Home Carer tax credit for 2017.
Flat Rate Expenses
An updated list of flat rate expenses for 2017 is now available on the Revenue website.
Age Tax Credit
Updated information on the Age tax credit is available on the Revenue website.
This eBrief contains updated Revenue guidance notes on the Special Assignee Relief Programme (SARP) to reflect the extension of SARP relief until 2020.
An updated version of the tax Questions and Answers for Students is available on the Revenue website.
An updated version of the Revenue Leaflet IT2 regarding the taxation of married couples and civil partners is available on the Revenue website.
Fisher Tax Credit
Revenue has updated its Tax and Duty Manual with the details of the Fisher tax credit which may be claimed by employed and self-employed fishers.
Help to Buy Scheme
A summary guide of the Help to Buy Scheme is available on the Revenue website. It is available to first time buyers who purchase a new home. The scheme has been open for new applications since 3rd January 2017 and includes retrospective claims where contracts were signed on or after 19th July 2016.
This eBrief contains an updated version of the USC Tax and Duty Manual to reflect the changes in the USC Rates and COPs for 2017.
Updated Returns for 2016
Form ESOT1 – Return of Information of an Approved Employee Share Ownership Trust.
Form ESS1 – Return of Information by the Trustees of an Approved Profit Sharing Scheme.
Form SRSO1 – Return of Information of an Approved Savings Related Share Option Scheme.
Form P11D – is a return by employers of benefits, non-cash emoluments and payments not subjected to PAYE, PRSI and USC provided to directors and employees. Employers are required to complete this return and submit it to Revenue within 1 month of receiving it from Revenue.