Property Tax: A handy guide to the new tax

In this special report, Vivienne Dempsey, local property tax project manager with the Revenue, explains how the new property tax will operate.

27th April, 2013
The local property tax is designed to be as easy to comply with as possible. Photo: Thinkstock

At this stage, Revenue has issued letters or ROS emails in respect of 1.66 million properties. We have received about 200,000 calls to our local property tax (LPT) helpline and LPT returns have been filed for well over 300,000 properties. The paper filing deadline is just over a week away and the online filing date is a month away.

The local property tax may not be the most popular tax ever introduced, but it is certainly one of...

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