Income Distribution

Department/Agency

Revenue Commissioners

Key information

Number of taxpayers, income, tax, classified by taxpayer class (marital status) and income range. Separate tables are provide for gross income and total income, and for all taxpayers, PAYE employees, self-employed, proprietary directors, and for earned and unearned Schedule D income; interest paid on home loans by taxpayer class and income range; taxpayers and tax by taxpayer class and tax band.

Contact

The Revenue Statistics & Economic Research Branch at telephone + 353 (0) 1 8589366

Source

Revenue Commissioners administrative records on income tax.

Scope

All gross, total and taxable incomes.

Frequency

Annual

Reference period

Income tax year

Start date

1996

Timeliness

Typically two years after the end of the reference period

Classifications

  • Taxpayer class
    Single males; Single females; Married couples both earning; Married couples one earning; Widowers; Widows.
  • Income range
    Up to 20 ranges which are adjusted frequently in line with income distributions.

Theme

Economy - Government Revenue and Expenditure

Page Created

2007-12-01

Page Modified

2015-07-30

Keywords

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