Rental property in Ireland

Rental property in Ireland

Do you have a rental property and want to claim expenses for your income tax. Below is a list of expenses that can be claimed against your rental income.

Allowable expenses include:

  1. Rates you pay to a local authority for the property
  2. Rents you pay for property such as ground rents
  3. Insurance premiums against fire and public liability
  4. Maintenance of your property such as cleaning, painting and decorating
  5. Property fees
  6. Mortgage protection policy premiums
  7. Capital allowances
  8. repairs, such as rot treatment, mending windows, doors or machines
  9. certain pre-letting expenses on vacant residential property
  10. the cost of registering with the Residential Tenancies Board (RTB).