Buying Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) in Ireland

What is an ETF ? An Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) is essentially a portfolio of shares managed by an investment professional. Shares in an ETF can be bought and sold through a stockbroker just like shares in any company. Shares in Exchange Traded Funds are listed on stock exchanges, just like shares in individual companies. […]
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Tax on Savings Interest in Ireland

In Ireland, the government charge a tax on the interest you receive on savings accounts in Ireland.This tax is known as Deposit Interest Retention Tax or DIRT for short. Since January 1st 2020 the rate of DIRT is 33% Banks deduct DIRT automatically from the interest paid on all deposit accounts held by Irish-residents.Most State […]
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