Irish Independent: Your Money: Making the most of tax benefits


According to Eileen Devereux of, the first step is to get a P21, or Balancing Statement, from Revenue. When it comes to tax, the onus to pay the right tax is on you, not Revenue. The same goes for tax relief or credits; nobody is auditing the fact that you are paying health insurance, or have third-level fees that could earn you back money. You have to do it yourself.