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 How Much is the Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment ? The Covid-19 PUP was initially €203 a week when it began […]
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Taxation of the PUP Pandemic Unemployment Payment.

Is The Pandemic Unemployment Payment Taxable? Yes, Revenue has confirmed that it will treat the PUP Pandemic Unemployment Payment as taxable income . Jobseekers Benefit is taxable and has been for years. We expect the taxation of the Covid unemployment payment to be done in a similar way. PUP is NOT liable to USC or […]
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Fuel Allowance Lump Sum Payments 2020 / 2021

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. . 2020/2021 Winter Fuel Payment Dates : The Fuel Allowance […]
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