Some of the most frequently asked questions we get from UK contractors who are interested in taking up a contract in Ireland and invoicing through their UK Limited Company are:
“What taxes do I pay if contracting in Ireland with a UK Limited Company?”
“When am I required to start paying Irish tax?”
Most people have an awareness of the 183 day rule, but this rule is also commonly misunderstood and leads contractors to incorrectly assume that if they are in Ireland for less than 183 days, they don’t have to think about the Irish tax system or pay Irish taxes.
Here’s our overview guide of how Irish taxes are applied for different contract lengths.
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Some of the most frequently asked questions we get from UK contractors who are interested in taking up a contract in Ireland and invoicing through their UK Limited Company are: “What taxes do I pay if contracting in Ireland with a UK Limited Company?” “When am I required to start paying Irish tax?” Most people…Read More
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