• Finance Bill 2017

Finance Bill 2017

19 October 2017

Earlier today, the Department of Finance released the first draft of Finance Bill 2017. This Bill sets out the proposed legislative changes required in order to implement the Budget Day announcements of 10 October. In addition to what was announced in the Budget, the Bill also proposes to introduce a number of new measures.

BDO is delighted to bring you our Guide to Finance Bill 2017 which aims to provide you with more information on how the proposed changes may impact you and your business. 

If you have any queries, please contact a member of the BDO Tax Department.


Finance Bill Stages

The Department of Finance have also released the expected timetable for the various stages of the Finance Bill. Key dates are as follows:

Publication of Finance Bill 19 October 2017
Second Stage 25 & 26 October 2017
Committee Stage 7, 8 & 9 November 2017
Report Stage 21 & 22 November 2017
Seanad 28 November, 6 & 12 December 2017

It is expected that Finance Act 2017 will be signed into law before the end of 2017.

Department of Finance Documents