Thursday, 17 April 2014

Questions (80)

Michael McGrath

Question:

80. Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Minister for Finance the number of persons who paid the domicile levy for each year since it was introduced; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18487/14]

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Written answers (Question to Finance)

The domicile levy was introduced in the Finance Act 2010. The first year for which individuals were required to make returns was the year 2010, and these returns had to be filed by 31 October 2011 (by 15 November 2011 if filed electronically by way of the Revenue Online System (ROS)). The following table sets out details as supplied by the Revenue Commissioners on the number of domicile levy returns received in respect of each year since its introduction together with the amount of levy declared in respect of those returns.

Year for which return is made

Number of Returns

Amount of domicile levy  per those returns

Amount of Domicile levy paid in relation to returns filed.

2010

25

€3,051,714

€2,691,645

2011

21

€2,487,365

€2,288,127

2012

14

€1,884,949

€1,763,591