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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How to Buy AIB Shares

The Irish Government have decided to sell off some of their shares in AIB (Allied Irish Bank).  The state currently owns 99% of AIB after pumping over €20 billion of taxpayers money into them during the “financial crisis”. Initially the government are selling off 25% of their AIB shares – The expected price range  has […]
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