Revenue eBrief No. 155/20

14 August 2020

Charities VAT Compensation Scheme

This notification is to remind Charities intending to submit claims under the VAT Compensation Scheme in respect of eligible VAT paid during 2019, that they must do so by Monday, 31 August 2020.

There will be an extended service in the run up to the closing date, with Revenue staff available to help with queries on the following dates:

Saturday, 29 August           9am – 5pm

Sunday, 30 August             9am – 5pm

Monday, 31 August             9am – Midnight

We strongly encourage our customers, and their agents, to contact us using our secure online facility MyEnquiries rather than by telephone or post, where possible. Where this not possible, telephone 01 7383680 for assistance.

Claimants should familiarise themselves with the qualifying criteria for the scheme before submitting a claim.  Information about the scheme is available on the Revenue website.