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07 August 2019 - Blog, Tip of the Month

Relocating to Ireland for Employment

Every individual living, or relocating to Ireland, and in employment needs to have a Personal Public Service (PPS) Number, a unique reference number used to access social welfare benefits, public services, and information in Ireland. State agencies such as the DEASP, Revenue Commissioners and Health Service…

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07 May 2019 - Blog, Tip of the Month

Dealing With Poor Performance in Your Team

“Performance review meetings should be more about the future than the past. The focus at every meeting needs to be on how your staff will deliver a high performance. Although problems do need to be fixed, discussing them at length in a review meeting isn’t productive….

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08 April 2019 - Blog, Tip of the Month

New Changes Introduced by Revenue

Payroll is constantly changing and evolving to meet the guidelines set out by Revenue and 2019 has seen some big changes with the introduction of PAYE Modernisation. Below are some of the more significant changes that may be relevant to you. Updated RPNs Due to an…

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15 March 2019 - Blog, Tip of the Month

Employment Miscellaneous Provisions Act 2018

What do the changes to employment legislation mean to me? The Employment Misc. Provisions Act 2018 came into effect on the 4th of March 2019 outlining several changes being made to already existing legislation. There are five key changes being made to existing Acts which are:…

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25 February 2019 - Blog, Tip of the Month

How do you claim health expenses?

The Med 1 is no longer available. Health expenses are claimed through your tax return form. You can claim relief on health expenses after the year has ended. You should wait for your P60 statement to arrive before claiming. You must also wait for the P60…

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01 February 2019 - Blog, Tip of the Month

Are your employees ready for PAYE Modernisation?

What is ‘myAccount’ and how do I prepare for PAYE Modernisation on January 1st, 2019? Revenue will be launching their new PAYE Modernisation project on 1st January 2019. It will involve the most significant reform of the PAYE system since its introduction in 1960. Employers will…

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09 October 2018 - Blog, News, Tip of the Month

How Paycheck Plus can help you with the upcoming PAYE Modernisation Changes and what you need to do.

Paycheck Plus can help with the upcoming PAYE Modernisation Changes PAYE Modernisation is coming into effect on 1st January 2019 and will change the way Revenue Commissioners manage payroll taxes with Employers and Employees. As a valued client of Paycheck Plus we will be helping you…

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01 June 2018 - Tip of the Month

Employing Young People for a Summer Job

Employing Young People for a Summer Job?  As the schools break up and exams get under way you might be considering employing young people during the summer months. There are many opportunities for students looking for a summer job.  Be aware that under the Protection of Young…

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02 November 2016 - Blog, News, Tip of the Month

Medical Expenses Tax Relief Claim

You may claim tax relief in respect of any qualifying health expenses paid by you in respect of any individual. You can claim relief only if you cannot recover the expenses from any other source. You cannot claim tax relief for sums already received or due…

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03 October 2016 - Blog, News, Tip of the Month

Changes to the Maternity Benefit Application Form

The Old Maternity Benefit Application form (MB10) has been scrapped and replaced with the following new forms (MB1) (MB2) (MB3). You can now apply for maternity benefit by completing a Maternity Benefit application form (MB1) (pdf) and sending it to the Maternity Benefit Section of the Department of…

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