Budget 2024 is a chance to cut red tape for corporations

Recent mandatory European regulations overlap many existing rules in Irish tax law, creating an unnecessary headache for multinationals with operations here

The government has previously confirmed that Ireland had committed to the OECD International Tax Agreements

It has always been said that pre-budget submissions should be made as early as possible, so let’s start the ball rolling. I’ve been writing in this column for a while on entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial companies. This column is about the taxation of companies generally. If there’s a theme here it’s that when it comes to investment simplicity eats complexity for breakfast, and our laws are complex.

And it’s going to get more complex. The government ...