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Govt urged to reduce alcohol, hospitality VAT rate to 5%

The Irish drink and hospitality sector is urging the Government to deliver a VAT reduction in the July stimulus economic plan. The call comes after the UK announced it was cutting VAT (Value Added Tax) on hospitality services from 20% to 5%. At present, there is a 13.5% VAT rate in Ireland for hotel, tourism, food and drink services. The Restaurants […]

Govt may extend rent freeze

The Government will consider extending a rent freeze and moratorium on evictions which was introduced as an emergency measure at the start of the Covid 19 crisis. The measures were due to expire on July 20th, but the Minister for Housing, Darragh O’Brien, has told the Dail he will write to the Minister for Health, […]

Hotels report occupancy rates of between 23-26% for summer months

Hoteliers here are reporting occupancy rates of between 23 and 26% for the summer months, according to figures from the Irish Hotels’ Federation.  This is based on confirmed bookings and compares to an average 90% occupancy over the summer months last year. The IHF said that occupancy for September, traditionally a popular time for US […]

Covid-19 Clinton Higgins Business Arrangements

We hope that you are keeping well and safe in these very challenging and unprecedented times. At Clinton Higgins we want to assure you that our professional team remains fully available to serve our clients by way of telephone calls, emails and video conferencing. All our usual channels of communication are open and you can contact us by way of email at info@clintonhiggins.ie or by telephone 045881777 at any time. The only exception that you can expect is the absence of any face to face meetings. We fully support the Government’s recommendations and the welfare of our staff, our clients and our suppliers is paramount at this time.

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