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I'm currently living in London. I've bought a passenger vehicle to beat the VRT when I return to Ireland. It's registered to me, but the wife will be taking it when we get back to Ireland. I plan to buy a Land Rover Discovery Commercial. Will I get away with €200 VRT (as it's an N1 category vehicle) when I return and re-register it, as I plan to use it as a private van? I don't really need the space but could do with a 4x4 for helping out on the farm at home, hence why I'm thinking a commercial would be cheaper.
Thanks a million.
Filed under VRT - Asked by Rob Hoban (London) - Fri, 03 May 2019 19:20
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Filed under VRT - Asked by K Walsh (Limerick) - Thu, 21 Feb 2019 18:41
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Filed under VRT - Asked by Felicitas Schmelz (Cork City) - Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:44
I am a teacher as well as part-time farmer. I am looking at changing my car and buying a Volkswagen Transporter Kombi to access outfarm, feedstuff etc. I am looking at sourcing in the UK, but not sure of VRT and then taxing the van. It would be used for farm as we have another family car. The van would be 2016 approx €25,000 euro. Can you advise to VRT rates and tax implications?
Filed under VRT - Asked by James McLoughlin (Sligo) - Thu, 10 Jan 2019 11:54
How much would it cost to clear a 2014 Volkswagen Transporter Kombi with 180hp, 65000 miles and a DSG transmission?
Filed under VRT - Asked by Darren Reynolds (Ballymote) - Fri, 01 Feb 2019 16:41
Can you explain how VRT is calculated on optional extras on an imported car? I understand there is a sliding scale depending on age of car. For example what is the additional VRT on a 2017 BMW 520 with €10,000 extras?
Filed under VRT - Asked by William Neale (Dublin) - Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:50
I'm looking to import a 2007 Maserati GranTurismo with 56,000 miles on the clock and paying £24,000 sterling; any idea how much VRT would be?
Filed under VRT - Asked by Dave New (Dublin) - Fri, 30 Nov 2018 05:04
I wish to import a UK car into Ireland. It's a 2018 model, but over six months old - do I have to pay VRT?
Filed under VRT - Asked by KEVIN SHORTT (DUBLIN) - Thu, 11 Oct 2018 10:01
A friend is looking at importing a UK passenger Defender 2007/08; is there any way to get VRT cost before arrival?
Filed under VRT - Asked by Dermot Wilson (Blessington) - Wed, 24 Oct 2018 18:53