Returns of information for employee share participation schemes with respect to 2019 must be filed by 31 March 2020.
Failure to comply with this mandatory filing obligation can result in a penalty. Moreover, in instances when Irish Revenue approved the plans, this approval can be withdrawn.
The procedure to file certain forms has changed. In contrast with prior years’ compliance steps, now there is an additional step to file the 2019 returns. Accordingly, employers will need to build in sufficient time to complete registration prior to the filing deadline.
Read a January 2020 report prepared by the KPMG member firm in Ireland
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