Drop the “not guilty tax” to improve the tax appeals system
I’ve written about the backlog of tax appeals in this column previously. Thousands of appeals remain outstanding with over €1.6 billion of tax in question. The three Appeal Commissioners only have 24 hours in their days.
We need to do more on tax than our competitors
The recently published 2017 Exchequer returns explain that in cumulative terms Ireland’s corporation tax receipts of €8,201m came in €486m or 6.3% ahead of target for the year as a whole. In year-on-year terms, receipts grew by 11.6% or €850m in 2017.
Public consultation on a review of Ireland’s corporation tax code - January 2018
The Minister for Finance launched a public consultation process on 10 October 2017 to run for a period of 16 weeks which ended on 30 January 2018. Deloitte were pleased to provide our insights to the Government on this important topic.