STAMP DUTY on New Properties – a reminder

As more new properties are coming on stream, it is timely to remind purchasers that their liability for Stamp Duty is limited to the VAT free element of the purchase price. This applies…


New Form for Permitted Family Members of EU Citizens

The Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS) has issued a new form “Form EU1A” for applications to be treated as a permitted family member of an EU citizen.

You can…


Chavez-Vilchez decision and non-EEA parents of EU citizen children

The European Court of Justice handed down a decision which develops the jurisprudence of the court in defining European citizenship. In this case, a Venezuelan mother with a Dutch child,…


Courts Act 2016

This Act has now been enacted. It changes the method of determining the jurisdiction of the Circuit Court in cases involving property. Previously, the Circuit Court could only deal with property… (more…)

Further implications of the Luximon case

We note the recent judgment of Ms. Justice O’Regan in the case of T.K.B and Minister for Justice and Equality [2017] IEHC 202 where leave to apply for Judicial Review was refused.



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