Tens of thousands of homeowners have had portion of their salaries docked or tax refunds withheld after failing to pay property-related taxes. Revenue has ordered Employers and Pension providers to deduct amounts from 45,000 homeowners after they failed to pay their household charge, the predecessor to the property tax. More than 19,000 people had Tax Refunds withheld by Revenue after not paying the charge which was introduced in 2012.
These figures were provided by Finance Minister, Michael Noonan in answer to a Parliamentary Question from Fianna Fáil TD, Michael McGrath.
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