PAYE taxpayers are entitled to various tax credits and reliefs depending on their personal circumstances.

How Employees can claim Tax Refunds

PAYE taxpayers are entitled to various tax credits and reliefs depending on their personal circumstances. Many of these credits are already taken into account when you receive your net wages. However, some of these credits and reliefs need to be applied for each year such as relief for medical expenses. […]

Tax relief on medical insurance.

Tax Relief on Medical Insurance

Many of you may know that tax relief is granted at source for medical insurance (such as VHI, Quinn and Aviva). This means that the amount you pay your insurance provider has already taken tax relief into account. However, if your employer pays all or part of your medical insurance premium, you may be entitled to tax back. […]

eWorking your way to tax benefits.

eWorking Your Way to Tax Benefits

Do you work full time or part time from home and only occasionally visit the office?

Are you an employer and want to provide equipment to your employees so that they can work from home?

As well as the work/life balance benefits and time savings, there are many tax benefits to eWorking.

Tax free benefits for employees

Reward your employees tax free benefits

The Small Benefits Exemption Scheme allows an employer to provide an employee with a small benefit tax free each year. It is frequently paid at Christmas so is sometimes known as the Christmas bonus scheme. It is a straightforward scheme but there are some terms and conditions:

The Cycle to Work scheme

The Cycle to Work Scheme

The Cycle to Work Scheme was introduced to encourage employees to cycle to work. It offers a tax incentive to employees and employers whereby the employer purchases bicycles and equipment for employees without it constituting a benefit in kind. Employers and employees can also agree a salary sacrifice to cover the cost of the bicycle and equipment.