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How to Register for PAYE in Ireland

How to Register for PAYE in Ireland

Foreign businessmen who want to open a company in Ireland are required to register for taxation purposes. One of the requirements in this sense is to comply with the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.  Foreign investors interested in Irish company formation should know that the PAYE system is available for employers performing business activities in the countryand that it is related to the salary payments. The PAYE refers to the income tax applicable to salaries obtained in Ireland. Businessmen can find out further details on the registration requirements from our team of Irish company formation representatives

Register for PAYE purposes in Ireland  

The PAYE system is a compulsory requirement for the businessmen interested in company registration in Ireland. Once the company hires employees, the investor will have to register for PAYE purposes

It is important to know that it is compulsory to register for PAYE when the employer makes payments above the following values: 

• EUR 8 per week, in the case of a full-time employee;

• EUR 2 per week, in the case of employees who are also hired in other companies.

Still, it is necessary to know that all companies in Ireland are required to register for PAYE at the Irish Revenue, even in the situation in which the company does not have any employees

PAYE should be paid within a period of 9 days since the employer is required to transfer the respective taxOur team of Irish company formation agents can offer more information on this subject. 

PAYE Anytime in Ireland  

Employers in Ireland can access the online platform available at the Irish Revenue in order to manage their employment-related taxes. The service is called PAYE Anytime, and it can provide a secure environment for the businessmen who must pay taxes in Ireland

The Irish company formation procedure stipulates a set of taxes that have to be paid after the company starts operating on the local market. 

Businessmen interested in the procedure of company formation in Ireland can notify the Irish Revenue on the company’s incorporation once the legal entity was registered with the Companies Registration Office

Please note that the tax registration is performed according with the tax residency of the companyCompanies registered in Ireland must submit the Form TR2, while foreign companies operating in Ireland are required to submit the Form TR2 (FT)

Foreign entrepreneurs are invited to contact our team of company formation consultants  for more details related to the PAYE system and the Ireland company formation procedure.