Standard VAT rate
Reduced VAT rates
13.5%, 9%, 4.8%
Super reduced rate
Bi-Monthly, Four-monthly, Half yearly
VAT number format
IE 12 345 67X, IE 1X23456X
Latest news from Ireland
From 1 January 2019, Ireland will raise the VAT rate on tourism services from 9% to 13.5%. It is hoped that this will raise an extra €466 million in VAT per year and will apply to services provided by hotel, restaurant, theatres and cinemas.
On 1 January 2016 a new domestic reverse charge rule was introduced on the wholesale of gas and electricity supplies in Ireland. This measure means that providers of electricity and gas no longer have to charge VAT on their supplies to certain customers, as it is now their customer’s responsibility to account for it. … Read More
From 1 January 2016 the Intrastat reporting threshold for the purchase of goods from businesses in other EU countries (arrivals) has been increased from €191,000 to €500,000 per annum.