Five things you need to know about tax, 1 May 2020

May 01, 2020

 

This week, in Irish stories, read about the revised employee eligibility criteria for the Wage Subsidy Scheme. In UK stories, the first payments under the UK’s job retention scheme were made earlier this week. While in International news, read the recently published report by the OECD “Taxing Wages 2020”.

    Ireland

  1. Read about the revised employee eligibility criteria for the Wage Subsidy Scheme
  2. Read the updated Revenue FAQs (version 8) on the Wage Subsidy Scheme

     

    UK

  3. The first payments under the UK’s job retention scheme were made earlier this week
  4. Anyone wishing to defer the next payment of VAT due on Thursday, 7 May 2020 must take action now

    International

  5. The annual publication relating to tax on wages in OECD countries has now been published