Budget 2018

NOTE: This calculator is designed for illustrative purposes only. The results should in no way be viewed as definitive for personal tax purposes for your individual tax payment.

The calculator has the following changes from 2017:

  • 2.5% USC rate cut to 2%
  • 5% USC rate down to 4.75%
  • €600 increase in the threshold before hitting the 4.75% USC rate from €18,772 to €19,372
  • Cutoff up €750 from €33,800 to €34,550
  • Cutoff from married couples up €750 to €43,550
  • Earned Income Credit up €200 to €1,150
  • Home carers relief up €100 to €1,200
  • No BIK on company cars that are electric

Your Details

Your Gross pay:
You are:
Marital Status:
Spouse's gross pay:
Your spouse is
Bereaved in:
Are you the primary carer?
Will you be 65 or older this year?
Do you have a 'full' medical card?
What is your house worth:
Which local authority do you live in:


Pension Contribution:

Benefit in Kind

Do you have a company car:
Original market value of car:
Is it an electric car?
What's your business mileage (in kilometres):
Do you contribute to the running costs?
(per year)
Does your employer pay your heath insurance?
How much?

Tax Reliefs

Have you been renting since before 7th of December 2010?
Tuition fees:

Tax Credits

Do you have an incapacitated child?
Do you have a dependent relative?
What is their income?
Are you Blind?
Is your spouse blind?
Do you have a guide dog?
Do you employ a carer?

Credits & Cutoffs

Do you know your cutoff?
Do you know your credits total?