Given the impending referendum, let’s look at how same-sex couples can deal with the taxman. Since the introduction of Civil Partnership in Ireland, same-sex couples can now receive the same tax treatment as married couples, with the same tax reliefs and exemptions.
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You can claim the Home Carer’s Tax Credit if you are a married couple where one spouse is the Home Carer and cares for a child or dependent relative. This amounts to €810 a year. A nice sum to get back!
Irish employees are missing out. Why? They are not claiming tax relief on health insurance paid by their employer. In Ireland, 300,000 employees fall into this category.
Good news! Diabetic foods qualify for tax relief. You are entitled to tax relief at 20% on the full cost of the items, it could add up to hundreds.
Americans seems to be utterly confused by the U.S. tax system. Finance website, NerdWallet, conducted a survey of 1000 adults, and the average U.S. adult scored just 51% on 10 multiple-choice personal finance questions about income tax returns.