buying stocks and shares in ireland

How to Buy Shares in Ireland

With the current low interest rates on savings accounts in Ireland , many people are looking into alternative investment options for some of their spare cash.One way of potentially making a return is by buying shares. It is ...
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property tax

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 a ...
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selling house

Stamp Duty Rates in Ireland

Irish Stamp Duty Rates in 2021 All house purchases in Ireland are liable for stamp duty.Any Stamp Duty exemptions for house purchases were removed in December 2010. Stamp Duty Rates on Residential Property Purchases in Ireland 2021. 1% ...
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CFD Trading and Spread Betting

CFD Trading and Spread Betting in Ireland

Contracts for Differences (CFDs). A CFD is a method that enables individuals to trade and invest in an asset by engaging in a contract between themselves and a broker, instead of acquiring the asset directly.With a "Contract for ...
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Taxes

Capital Gains Tax on Shares in Ireland

Investing in Shares is becoming more widespread in Ireland as share dealing prices come down and online trading becomes more common.However - many people might not realise that they might have to pay capital gains tax on any ...
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Taxes

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 ...
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