Information about how your pay from work is taxed, tax for self-employed people and dealing with debt.
Tax on income you earn from employment is deducted directly from your salary (pay). Find out how this tax is calculated.
Social insurance contributions entitle you to a range of benefits administered by the Department of Social Protection.
The Universal Social Charge is a tax payable on gross income that came into effect on 1 January 2011.
Your employer is responsible for paying your PRSI contributions and must give you a P60 or a P45 when you leave.
Most employees have their tax deducted from their salary by their employer. Find out what you need to know about tax when starting work.
Social welfare payments may or may not be deemed taxable in Ireland. Information about how which social welfare payments are taxable and how they are taxed.
A summary of how self-employed people are taxed.
Information on Class S PRSI contributions paid by self-employed people.
Debts can easily get out of control. Steps you can take to manage debt problems.
Explanation of how to get a tax refund if you have worked and are now unemployed or out of work due to illness.
The Start Your Own Business scheme gives relief from income tax for 2 years if you are a long-term unemployed person who starts a new business.