Pay and file


This section sets out how to submit your Income Tax or Capital Acquisition Tax return through Revenue Online Service (ROS).

Under self-assessment there is a common date for the payment of tax and filing of tax returns. You must pay and file on or before 31 October.

If you both pay and file through ROS, you can avail of an extended filing date.

For returns due on 31 October 2021, the extended filing date is Wednesday 17 November, as explained in the ebrief 0882021 


On 17 November, an additional extension to Friday, 19 November, at 17.00 was announced.

In addition to the information provided in this section, you may also like to visit the Guide to self-assessment section.

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