Five things you need to know about tax, 16 October 2020

Oct 16, 2020

Revenue’s confirmation that pension top ups can be made up to the 10 December extended Pay and File deadline, and EWSS guide updates, feature as our top Irish stories this week. In the UK, HMRC has announced the deadline for claims under the job retention scheme, as well as more information on the Winter Economy Plan. While in international tax, the European Commission will publish two initiatives on taxpayers’ rights.

     Ireland

  1. Revenue confirmed pension top ups can be made up to the 10 December extended Pay and File deadline;
  2. The EWSS guide has been updated;

    UK

  3. Read about the expansion to the job support scheme announced last Friday afternoon;
  4. More information on the Winter Economy Plan announcements is now available; and

    International

  5. The European Commission will publish two initiatives on taxpayers’ rights; one will focus on the rights of the individual, self-employed and micro-enterprises, the other will aim to facilitate tax compliance.