VAT debacle explained: examining what has changed with VAT and farm investments
Martin Merrick
With the confusion surrounding VAT and a recent change in views by Revenue, Martin Merrick looks at what exactly has changed regarding VAT reclaims.
20 December 2023 News
Coolmore empire: the farms controlled by Magnier family
Caitríona Morrissey investigates the farms owned and controlled by Coolmore, the Magnier family and associates in Tipperary and beyond.
13 December 2023 Buildings
VAT confusion causing stress and financial difficulty on farms
A change in the interpretation of VAT rules overnight has left farmers in a dilemma, with banked money now no longer reachable. Martin Merrick reports.
Milk Quality Ireland calls for restoration of VAT refund on farm equipment
Recent changes brought in by Revenue are affecting the VAT refund items on farms, such as milk bulk tanks, milking parlour equipment, meal bins, automatic calf feeders and automatic scrapers.
12 December 2023 News
Changes to VAT rules 'slash' TAMS grant rate to 24%
The recent changes to non-VAT registered farmers being able to reclaim VAT on certain items has slashed the percentage grant rate that farmers will receive.
6 December 2023 News
Dairy farmers protest in Cork over derogation
Dairy farmers gathered in Carrigaline and Cork city on Friday to protest outside the offices of a trio of senior cabinet ministers.
1 December 2023 News