The strange case of Perrigo, the Revenue and the shrinking tax demand

Why did our tax authority settle for less than one-fifth of what it thought was properly owed by an American-based pharmaceutical company?

3rd October, 2021
The strange case of Perrigo, the Revenue and the shrinking tax demand
Revenue HQ, Dublin Castle: cut what seems like a remarkable deal for Perrigo

Many companies and individuals have struggled with the size of the tax demands made of them by the Revenue Commissioners. And many more will struggle over the next year or two as Revenue becomes tougher in demanding money it says it is owed but was not paid because of Covid.

So what, then, will people have made of the Perrigo story last week? How many companies and individuals will be allowed to “settle” their debts...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!


What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Related Stories

The Last Post: Political page-turner takes a fresh look at a leader less ordinary

Matt Cooper: It looks like Boris Johnson’s one shot at power is nearly over

The Last Post: Airline chiefs gamble on US reopening to clear them for takeoff

The Last Post: It seems that the temporary rise in inflation is likely to become permanent