Taxman collects €15m from defaulters in first three months
In figures released today, the Revenue Commissioners have published details of 78 settlements with defaulters in January to March.
The sums sum collected - including penalties and interest - mounted to €15.56m.
Of those, 39 settlements were for amounts exceeding €100,000, eight were for over €500,000 and one of those eight was in excess of €1m.
The settlements came under five separate headings - failing to file or filing an incorrect tax return, and various excise and licensing – failings.