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Can I buy a VW Transporter in 2021?

I would like to buy a Volkswagen Transporter in 2021. I do not have business or VAT numbers. I know I can insure it privately, but can I tax it privately and if so for roughly what money?

Filed under taxation - Asked by Fiona Moran (DUBLIN) - Fri, 20 Nov 2020 19:55

Why do I pay €385 on tax for my Peugeot?

Good morning,

Just wondering why I pay €385 a year for my 2006 Peugeot diesel 1.4 that was registered in the Republic about six years ago? CO2 emissions are 120g/km. So according to your chart it should be €200.

Thanks in advance!

Regards, Kinga

Filed under taxation - Asked by Kinga Sisa (Dungarvan) - Thu, 19 Nov 2020 06:17

Is a converted camper cheap to tax?

Hi there,

I'm moving back to Ireland from UK with a 2006 VW Caravelle. I'm currently converting it to a campervan. Once it is converted would it then qualify to pay low motor road tax like the VW California? This is my only vehicle.

Many thanks!

Filed under taxation - Asked by Catherine Ireton (Falmer, Brighton) - Fri, 20 Nov 2020 09:48

Tax rules for declaring a vehicle off the road?

What are the rules on declaring a car off road for motor tax purposes?

Filed under taxation - Asked by Gerald Walsh (Cork) - Sun, 08 Nov 2020 18:53

Private motor tax on 2012 Peugeot Partner?

Please advise cost of motor tax for a 2012 Peugeot Partner 1.6 diesel (private tax).

Thank you

Filed under taxation - Asked by Aileen Daly (Dublin) - Thu, 05 Nov 2020 07:28

Motor tax on a 2008 Toyota Auris?

Good evening,

Can I ask what would the motor tax be on a September 08 registered 1.4 petrol car please? It's a Toyota Auris.

Filed under taxation - Asked by Catherine Breen (Wexford) - Sun, 25 Oct 2020 22:14

Which emissions rating for tax on this Merc?

If I buy in December a 2016 Mercedes E-Class with 94g/km CO2 emissions and 55mg/km NOx does it mean Revenue will uplift my CO2 to 120g/km but NOx stays as it is? And does it mean that my tax per year will be based on 94- or 120g/km?



Filed under taxation - Asked by Adam Kornaszewski (Carrick-On-Shannon ) - Mon, 02 Nov 2020 22:22

Will older cars benefit from 2021 tax changes?

My understanding was that cars registered in the past couple of years had their emissions tested under the new WLTP system. Let's say a car registered in 2019 would be taxed at a higher rate than the exact same make that was registered in 2016. Will the cars registered in 2019 or 2020 benefit from the motor tax changes in the recent budget?



Filed under taxation - Asked by Noel O'Callaghan (Cork) - Mon, 26 Oct 2020 22:47

How much to tax my Fiesta in January?

How much tax will I have to pay on my new Ford Fiesta in January?

Filed under taxation - Asked by Kathleen Flanagan (Co, Offaly ) - Wed, 28 Oct 2020 17:19

How much to tax a 2016 Citroen Relay?

Private motor tax on a Citroen Relay (2016)? Want to convert to a campervan but until that's done I will need to make a few trips to the DIY shops in the van.

Filed under taxation - Asked by Emer Garry (Drogheda) - Thu, 29 Oct 2020 16:48

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