The Benefits and Taxes 2023 wallchart is now available
This large-format quick-reference wallchart summarises rates of payment in 2023 for social welfare payments and taxes.
It includes social welfare payments for jobseekers, carers and older people along with rates for child and family payments such as Child Benefit, Working Family Payment and the Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance. It gives income limits for the medical card and GP visit card and financial information on tax bands, tax reliefs and tax credits including the Rent Tax Credit.
It is also available in a booklet format.
An eviction ban is now in place from 30 October 2022 to 31 March 2023.
The double payment of Child Benefit that was announced in Budget 2023 was paid today (1 November 2022).
Fines for some driving offences doubled from 27 October 2022.
New laws on tips, gratuities and service charges will come into force from 1 December 2022.
The Accommodation Recognition Payment for hosting Ukrainian refugees will double to €800 from 1 December 2022.
The Citizens’ Assembly has voted in favour of a directly elected mayor for Dublin. The Assembly’s recommendations and report will be sent to the Government before the end of the year.
Citizens of Belarus and Russia who have a visa for the UK can no longer enter Ireland without a separate Irish visa under the Visa Waiver Scheme.
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