Browse our coverage of the latest Budget Reports. Each Report is covered live on the day with a focus on small business owners and self employed individuals.
Our Budget knowledge hub has been designed to keep up to date with any announcements and to help you have a better understanding about The Budget.
Our Budget knowledge hub focuses on any changes that may affect business owners, sole traders, contractors, landlords and self-employed individuals.
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Budget 2023: What it means for farmers
Budget 2023 announced some significant tax relief extensions and a new climate scheme for farmersFind out more
Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe, and Minister for Public Expenditure, Michael McGrath delivered the 2023 Budget today, Tuesday 27 September 2022.Find out more
Budget Report 2022
Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe, and Minister for Public Expenditure, Michael McGrath delivered the 2022 Budget today, Tuesday 12 October 2021.Find out more
What we know about the new COVID-19 Restrictions Support Scheme
New scheme announced in Budget 2021 offers up to €5,000 per week for businesses who are subject to significant COVID-19 restrictionsFind out more
VAT reduction welcomed, but only effective if businesses are open
The VAT rate for the tourism & hospitality sectors is to be reduced to 9%Find out more
Budget 2021 – A welcome step towards stability in the SME sector
TaxAssist Accountants welcomes budgetary measures targeted at the ailing SME sectorFind out more
Budget Report 2021
Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe, and Minister for Public Expenditure, Michael McGrath delivered the 2021 Budget on Tuesday 13 October 2020.Find out more
Read our expert answers to your The Budget questions
What are the changes to the Small Benefit Exemption Scheme?
I run a small business with 12 employees. I heard there were come changes in Budget 2023 to the Small Benefit Exemption Scheme. Will this affect me?Find out more
What does Budget 2023 mean for me?
Sean and Lisa are both employed earning €90,000 and have 3 young children. They also rent their home. What does Budget 2023 mean for them?Find out more
Am I too small for the new business energy support scheme?
I am running a restaurant employing 26 people and my energy costs keep increasing. Am I too small for the new business energy support scheme?Find out more
Is there a change to the 9% VAT rate?
I am running a B&B and I heard there might be a change to the 9% VAT rate?Find out more
What do I tell my staff about the new working from home tax relief?
My staff are asking me about the new working from home tax relief. What can I tell them?Find out more
What do I need to know about pre-letting expenses?
I am a landlord and I heard something about pre-letting expenses yesterday in the budget, do I need to know anything?Find out more
Will the corporate tax change affect my business?
I run a business with an annual turnover of 2 million. Will the change in the corporate tax rate affect me?Find out more
Will Budget 2022 affect the EWSS in any way?
I run a small hairdressers and currently have 2 employees. I am availing of the Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme (EWSS). Will Budget 2022 affect the EWSS in any way?Find out more
I’m earning €65,000 a year. Will I be better off as a result of Budget...
I am a self-employed carpenter earning around €65,000 per annum. Will I be much better off as a result of Budget 2022?Find out more
I earn €35,000 a year. Will I be better off because of Budget 2022?
I am a self-employed graphic designer earning €35,000 per annum. Will I be much better off as a result of Budget 2022?Find out more
Can I defer my 2019 Income Tax bill?
I am a self-employed individual and due to COVID-19 I will struggle to pay my Income Tax bill this year, can I defer the payment?Find out more
What is the change to the Earned Income Tax Credit?
I am self-employed and am wondering what the increase to the Earned Income Tax Credit is and when does it come into effect?Find out more
What are the VAT changes announced in Budget 2021?
I run a small restaurant and am wondering if the new VAT rate will affect me?Find out more
What is the COVID-19 Restrictions Support Scheme and can I claim it?
I heard about the new scheme for business that had to close because of COVID-19 restrictions. Can I avail of this?Find out more
Can I do some work and claim the PUP?
I work freelance and have an opportunity to do some small jobs. Can I do this work and still claim the Pandemic Unemployment Payment?Find out more
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