Household Benefits Package

Household Benefits Package

About 400,000 people in Ireland are in receipt of the household benefits package. Pensioners,people with disabilities and carers can claim the allowances. It is worth €580 a year to each claimant and costs the state about €200 million ...
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Broadcast Charge Update

The idea of substituting the TV Licence fee in Ireland with a  "broadcasting charge" for every household was first suggested back in 2012. There was more talk about further investigations in 2013. Currently, we have the Television Licence ...
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TV Licence Refunds in Ireland

In Ireland a TV Licence costs €160 a year. If you move abroad and no longer need an Irish television licence - you will not get a refund of any of the licence fee. In the UK - ...
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Household Based Public Broadcasting Charge

There is  already  a tax called the Household Charge in Ireland  - so you would think the government would try and use use a different name for the TV Licence replacement - but they are also referring to ...
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Television Licence Refund Scam

Unlike the UK - you cannot get a refund on a TV licence in Ireland. Even if  you leave the country - and you have paid your TV licence to the end of the year you cannot get ...
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