Changes to the VAT treatment of Vouchers from January 2019

The VAT treatment of certain gift vouchers will change with effect from 1 January 2019. At present, the general rule is that the issue of a voucher to a consumer is not subject to VAT in Ireland. VAT arises when the voucher is redeemed by the consumer to acquire goods...

VAT Pitfalls when Selling Commercial Property

When selling a property, businesses should consider the VAT treatment of the sale and potential related VAT costs early in the sale process and ideally in advance of negotiating the heads of terms. If this is not done, there is potential for conflict between the...