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Our tax stories are frequently in the press and we’re often invited to comment on topical tax issues. We generate news coverage both in Ireland and
overseas. This year our coverage has spanned a wide range of stories including: Australian Income Tax and Superannuation Refunds, the Local Property Tax in Ireland, CSR activity we carried out and our Irish tax return service.

Below you can see the taxback.com stories that generated headlines over the last couple of months.

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TransferMate hits unicorn status with $70m fundraise

...subsidiary of CluneTech, which was founded and is led and owned by Terry Clune, the founder and owner of Taxback.com. Since it was founded 12 years ago, the business has built one of the largest portfolios of payments licenses worldwide, including 51 US states and territories, to support trading in more than 201 countries and 141 currencies. The...
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23 May 2022 - rte.ie

'Alarming' number of Irish people missing out on up to €7,400 cash back

...must be directly related to the nature of employment. 'SURPRISING' Barry Cahill, Director of Taxback.com's Employee Financial Wellbeing Service was "alarmed" at the low levels of people claiming tax refunds. Taxback.com have submitted tax returns for thousands of workers who participated in their Employee Financial Wellbeing programme and the... money. Taxback.com 's Taxpayer Sentiment Survey 2022 revealed that more than five in 10 people do not claim the tax reliefs and refunds they are owed on a yearly basis. Some 17 per cent of people said they've only ever claimed tax refunds once in their life, while 11 per cent said they only do it "very sporadically". While one in five have either...
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21 May 2022 - thesun.ie

Can nursing home fees be offset against inheritance tax?

...at the same time. Indeed, this daughter may be exempt from inheritance tax at all, since according to taxback.com, she could be in a position to avail of Dwelling House Relief, which can be claimed if the house continues to be her main home for at least six years after you pass away and it is her only or main residence for at least three years prior...
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20 May 2022 - independent.ie

Two-Thirds Of Us Love Working From Home And Would Use Hubs

...More than six in 10 workers would love to work from home and would use the Government's new remote working hubs if given the opportunity, a Taxback.com survey has found. The survey discovered that 55% of workers considered coming into the office as more costly than working from home, which prompted them to express their interest in the... Government's new Connected Hub facilities — more than 60% would use one if it was nearby. Barry Cahill, head of Taxback.com's employee financial wellbeing service, said: 'More than half of respondents felt that working in the office is more costly than working from home. This stands to reason, as the expenses incurred going into the office every day can stack...
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16 May 2022 - extra.ie

Australian Tax File Number - What you need to know!

...short form and the Taxback.com team will help you out - https://www.taxback.com/en/australia/tfn/?utm_ref=tb-yt...
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16 May 2022 - youtube.com

60% of workers support remote working hubs

...More than 6 in 10 workers "love the idea" of remote working hubs and would be willing to use one of the Government's new Connected Hubs facilities, if there was one in their area. According to the latest Taxback.com Taxpayer Sentiment Survey (See Appendix) of 1,200+ taxpayers from Taxback.com's customer database, 55% of those surveyed... consider working in the office to be more expensive than working from home, whereas 33% say the costs are about the same. 60% of workers support remote working hubs Barry Cahill, Barry Cahill, Director of Taxback.com's Employee Financial Wellbeing Service commented on the findings, "To date, the State has invested more than €100 million upgrading...
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16 May 2022 - irishtechnews.ie

Does the bike-to-work scheme apply to people working from home?

...clarification is needed on this point, according to director of financial advisory firm Taxback.com Barry Cahill. Revenue currently states that you have to use your bike for all or part of your journey to work, and that outside of this you can use the bike for leisure. However, it does not specify how many journeys to or from work you must take...
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14 May 2022 - independent.ie

Your Money: How to beat the inflation squeeze

...don't fancy the paperwork, then hire someone to do it for you for a cut or fixed fee. Taxback.com, Redoak.ie and TaxAssist.ie are all good and should easily pay for themselves with the money you get back. The most commonly overlooked refunds are: - Health Expenses: 20pc is allowable of everything from GP visits to medicines (including that...
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14 May 2022 - independent.ie

More pain due as mortgage interest rates to rise

.... Longer-term fixed rates now need to be considered, says Grant "as long as full product features are clearly understood". These developments come hot on the heels of the release of two surveys looking at how we're reacting the rapid onset of inflation. A Taxback.com survey found, unsurprisingly, that 90% of us are feeling the pinch as a result of soaring...
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13 May 2022 - irishexaminer.com

Irish consumers struggle as cost of goods rises 7 per cent in 12 months as ECB plans interest rate hike

...start to rise and when they should stop rising." Most read in The Irish Sun And Barry Cahill, of Taxback.com, said rising costs are having a knock-on effect on the wider economy. He said: "Households having to spend less will have a knock-on effect on the wider economy. "Thousands of Irish households are besieged by the impact of...
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12 May 2022 - thesun.ie

Inflation reaches highest level in 22 years

...average price for 2.5kg of potatoes decreased by 9.9 cent. Knock-on effects Barry Cahill , director at Taxback.com , said that households having to spend less will have a knock-on effect on the wider economy. "Households are besieged by the impact of inflation on day to day living costs and it's uncertain how much more they can withstand...
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12 May 2022 - businessplus.ie

More Than Half Of Irish Workers Find Working From Office More Expensive

...In Ireland, the hybrid model is growing in popularity, with more than half of workers claiming that working from the office is more expensive than working from home. The views were expressed in the most recent Taxback.com Taxpayer Sentiment Survey, which was released on Tuesday (10 May). Working at the office, according to 55 percent of workers... are no doubt still expenses incurred with a home office. For example, utility bills will be higher, particularly in the winter when the heating is on more." Barry Cahill, Director of Employee Financial Wellbeing, Taxback.com When questioned about remote working hubs, which are repurposed buildings that provide desk space for remote employees, 25...
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10 May 2022 - thinkremote.com


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