The deadline for filing 2014 income tax returns is fast approaching – 31 October 2015 or 12 November 2015 for individuals filing their returns and paying their tax liabilities through the Revenue Online Service (ROS).

There is an opportunity to reduce your 2014 tax burden by making a pension contribution on or before 31 October 2015 or on or before 12 November 2015 for ROS filers, and electing to backdate the income tax relief against the 2014 tax year. Tax relief is granted on pension contributions at the highest rate of tax paid on your income.  Read more…