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Ireland: Overview of employee share incentive plans, tax benefits

Ireland: Employee share incentive plans, tax benefits

Employee share incentive plans (“schemes”) can be an effective way of offering tax savings to employees in addition to encouraging employee participation and loyalty.

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Irish tax law allows for many types of plans that facilitate employers in allocating shares, or granting options to buy shares, to employees tax efficiently. Depending on the type of plan, employees may have to hold the shares for a number of years before they receive the tax benefits.

The KPMG member firm in Ireland has prepared a report that examines the tax benefits, together with the conditions and restrictions of the different types of plans.


Read the August 2019 report prepared by the KPMG member firm in Ireland

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