Budget 2022 in Ireland

After a year of high spending because of Covid – (an estimated €48 Billion extra) – It is still likely that that Budget 2022 will include a mixture of tax cuts , increased spending and some revenue-raising measures.By the end of 2021 , Irish public sector debt will stand at close to a quarter of […]
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Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment

The closure of businesses, because of Covid-19 , affected thousands of workers in Ireland. To help people who had lost income, the government introduced the Pandemic Unemployment Payment. It has become known as the PUP No more claims for the PUP will be accepted after July 7th 2021 How Much is the Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment […]
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Children’s Allowance Payment Dates 2021

Children’s Allowance or Child Benefit in Ireland is currently €140 per month for each child. (2021) The annual amount of Child Benefit per child is €1680. The Children’s Allowance was NOT increased in the 2021 Budget – even though some websites announced that it was. Instead, the children’s component of some welfare benefits such as […]
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Fuel Allowance Lump Sum Payments 2021 / 2022

Anyone getting the Winter Fuel Allowance has the option to receive the payment in two lump-sum payments instead of weekly.This change was announced in the Autumn of 2017 and will continue until further notice.Previously, the Fuel Allowance had always been paid on a weekly basis. . 2021/2022 Winter Fuel Payment Dates The Fuel Allowance payment […]
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