IRELAND – Reversion of Standard Rate of VAT to 23%

26 February 2021

Effective from 1st September 2020 the Irish Government had announced a temporary six month cut to the standard rate of VAT from 23% to 21%. This temporary Covid19 relief measure will end on 28th February 2021, and accordingly the standard rate of VAT will revert to 23% on 1st March 2021.



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This document has been prepared as a general guide and is based on the latest legislation and guidelines. Whilst every care has been taken in its preparation, Verfides cannot accept any responsibility for any person relying on this publication.


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