The deadlines for filing your 2016 Self Assessment Income Tax returns are getting closer.
If you are doing a paper based Form 11 Tax return – they have to be with Revenue by the 31st October 2017.
Online Form 11 returns via Revenue Online Service have a later deadline of November 14th 2017.
There is a late filing penalty if tax returns are not made in time
If you file your Income tax return late, a surcharge will be added on to your tax due, as follows:
- If you miss the deadline of 31/10/2017 (or 14/11/2017 for ROS customers) and you file your tax return before 31st December 2017, there is extra penalty of 5% of the tax due (maximum of €12,695)
- If you file your tax return after 31st December 2017, there is extra penalty of 10% of the tax due (maximum of €63,485),