List of the best interest rates available (NET) on Fixed Term deposit accounts available in Ireland.
Updated January 2nd 2020
Figures in bold are after DIRT where applicable.
(DIRT used is 33% )
- 10 Years – State Savings National Solidarity Bond (16%) 1.5% AER
- 5 Years
- 4 years
- 0.72% (1.08% before DIRT) J&T Banka via Raisin.ie #
- 0.5% Dirt Free State Savings
- 3 Years
- 0.76% BlueOrange via Raisin.ie (1.14% before DIRT) *
- 0.33% AER State Savings:
- 2 Years
- 0.67% AER BlueOrange via Raisin.ie (1% before DIRT) *
- 0 .26 % AER (0.4% before DIRT) PTSB
* BlueOrange Based in Latvia
Deposit Protection: €100,000 via Latvian Deposit Guarantee.
Access: At the end of the term.
Tax: DIRT not deducted at source. Latvian bank interest withholding tax is 20% percent. This can be lowered to 10% by providing a certificate of tax residence. Deposit interest, and tax paid in Latvia, will need to be declared, to the Revenue, who may then charge you the difference between the DIRT rate and the tax rate paid in Latvia.
Welcome Bonus of up to €50 is available for all new Raisin customers. Find out more and apply for an account here via Raisin
# J&T Banka is based in the Czech Republic. DIRT is not deducted at source. Czech Republic withholding tax will apply but will be reduced to zero if a certificate of tax residency is supplied. Gross deposit interest and any withholding tax paid will need to be declared to the Revenue. Min €10,000 Max €100,000 . Welcome Bonus of up to €50 is available for all new Raisin customers. Find out more and apply for an account here via Raisin
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