Unfinished Estates Exempt from Household Charge and Property Tax

Houses  in certain unfinished housing estates were  granted a waiver  from the Household Charge     in 2012 In March 2013  –  new smaller  lists of unfinished estates that are  exempt from the Property Tax were released  . See more here about the Property Tax 2013 Unfinished Estates Lists . See more details of other  Property Tax […]
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Household Charge Court Case Saga

There is (as far as we are aware) just one ongoing court case involving the Household Charge . Back in Nov 2012   Mayo Co Council issued a summons  against a Peter Anthony (Tony) Keegan in relation to six units in Westport, for  failing to make a declaration of the household charge.. Mr Keegan  – did not […]
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How Many People have Registered for the Household Charge ?

Update : June 28th 2013 Latest figures on Household Charge registration. The latest figures from June 28th  are that  1,286,802  properties have been registered for the household charge including  those having  waivers. The Household Charge was introduced in order to  help build a national property database in preparation for the 2013  Property Tax   – but […]
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Household Charge Exemptions and Waivers

The legislation to bring in the Household Charge came  into effect on January 1st 2012. More details about Household Charge payment and penalty charges here. Owners of residential property were  liable for the Household charge on each residential property they owned as at 1st January 2012. Tenants were not liable. The Household charge is not payable […]
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