Doctors and Publicans Prominent Among €10 Million Tax Defaulters

Property developers, medical doctors and publicans were prominent among the 43 names published today on the tax defaulters list, which outlined details of €9.8 million worth of settlements in the three months to the end of June, The Irish Times reported. The list of names published by Revenue represents just a fraction of the €118 million collected in settlements during the period as a result of interventions, audits and investigations by the tax authorities, it said. Details of cases involving court penalties totalling more than €1.1 million were also published. The largest individual settlement on the tax defaulters’ list for the three months was for Michael P Doyle, a website consultant based in Ranelagh in Dublin. Read more