Ennis-Based Retail Lobby Group Calls For Tax Fairness Measures In Budget

An Ennis-based retail lobby group is calling for new taxes for online shopping.

They claim lnternet firms are given an unfair advantage over high street stores, because the don’t have to add on the cost of VAT.

Over 20 million Euro is spent shopping online by Irish consumers each day.


Lorraine Higgins from Retail Excellence Ireland says it’s one law for Ireland and another law for everywhere else: