# household-charge - Today’s News
Discovering the past along with your future.
# household-charge - Friday 18 July, 2014
The compliance rates for local property tax payments this year is 94%.
# household-charge - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
More than 200,000 letters will be sent by the middle of the month.
# household-charge - Wednesday 16 April, 2014
The authority is now moving to peruse those with outstanding Household Charge payments.
# household-charge - Monday 10 March, 2014
A custom-built programme using Google Maps and CSO data can spot homes that have been undervalued in comparison to similar homes.
# household-charge - Thursday 27 February, 2014
# household-charge - Saturday 22 February, 2014
# household-charge - Thursday 16 January, 2014
There was resistance to new charges and taxes in the past, so will you protest by withholding payment?
# household-charge - Tuesday 17 December, 2013
Minister Phil Hogan said the compliance rate stands in excess of 80.5 per cent.
# household-charge - Thursday 31 October, 2013
Almost one million letters were sent to people asking them how they intended to pay next year with credit and debit card payments being charged immediately.
# household-charge - Saturday 19 October, 2013
A spokesperson for the minister said he had previously received threats in relation to the household charge but they were “not like this”.
# household-charge - Tuesday 9 July, 2013
Tony Rochford is on his 23rd day without food and feels his right to work is being denied.
# household-charge - Friday 28 June, 2013
Tony Rochford hasn’t taken food for 11 days – but insists he will not end his strike unless the property tax is repealed.
# household-charge - Monday 24 June, 2013
Tony Rochford from Trim in Co Meath says he has been refusing all solid foods for over a week now.
# household-charge - Thursday 20 June, 2013
Campaign leader says that high compliance rate was achieved through “intimidation”.
# household-charge - Monday 29 April, 2013
With the deadlines fast approaching it’s likely you have a few questions about the new tax. We’re here to help.
# household-charge - Wednesday 24 April, 2013
The charge can still be paid up until 30 June 2013.
# household-charge - Tuesday 16 April, 2013
Revenue have sent more than 1.2 million letters to homeowners across the country.
# household-charge - Thursday 28 February, 2013
The activists then made their way to the IBEC conference to continue their protest.
# household-charge - Monday 18 February, 2013
Revenue will begin collecting the charge from July.
The form will need to be completed before the LPT comes into effect on 1 July.
# household-charge - Thursday 14 February, 2013
Billy Kelleher and Mattie McGrath both called on the government to introduce reductions especially since they believe that some pressure has been lifted since a deal was reached on the promissory notes.
# household-charge - Tuesday 29 January, 2013
Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.
# household-charge - Saturday 19 January, 2013
We asked readers to submit questions they had about the property tax last weekend. You responded with a number of queries and here are the answers…
# household-charge - Saturday 12 January, 2013
Government is concerned that people won’t pay. Are they right to be worried?
# household-charge - Monday 7 January, 2013
Homeowners will be given guidance as to how much of the local property tax they are liable for but will be invited to self-assess during administration of the charge later this year.
# household-charge - Sunday 6 January, 2013
Michael Noonan has said those who have not paid the charge will see it rolled into their Property Tax liability in July. Do you agree?
# household-charge - Thursday 27 December, 2012
Deputy Brian Stanley of Sinn Féin has said that some of the people who the Minister said have paid were entitled to exemptions.
Hogan thanked all those who had registered their properties and paid the charge, saying €113.35 million has been collected and reallocated to local authorities.
# household-charge - Monday 24 December, 2012
The Finance Minister says many households are paying €1000 a year for television packages.
# household-charge - Thursday 20 December, 2012
Phil Hogan has cleared the way for the PRTB, which governs tenancies in Ireland, to share data with local councils.
# household-charge - Wednesday 19 December, 2012
TDs debated proposed amendments until after 11pm last night – amid complaints that not enough time had been allocated.
# household-charge - Friday 14 December, 2012
The Dáil this morning considers extending its emergency banking powers, and debates the Budget’s new property tax.
# household-charge - Wednesday 5 December, 2012
Kenny said this budget would probably be the most challenging in the life of this government.
Michael Noonan has revealed all the details of the property tax which is to be introduced from 1 July 2013.
Fine Gael’s Alan Farrell appears to confirm reports that the public will get six months’ warning of the property tax.
We spoke to some readers about their hopes and fears ahead of today’s budget. Here’s what they had to say, in their own words.
# household-charge - Monday 3 December, 2012
With details of the property tax to be announced this week, we’re wondering: Have you handed over the €100 yet?
Just under 70 per cent of eligible households have paid or registered to pay the controversial €100 tax but that is only after a year of much protest and mis-management.
# household-charge - Saturday 27 October, 2012
“It will create outrage amongst the public.”