Airbnb contribute over €200m to the Irish Economy each year with over 650,000 people having used the app for holiday in Ireland, a figure that is set to skyrocket in 2021 with the ‘Stay & Spend’ initiative outlined by the Government due to the ongoing Covid19 Pandemic.
If you are a host, it’s important to note that tax will be due on any additional income you receive. In short terms, Airbnb doesn’t qualify for the rent-a-room relief and a tax return is required to be filed each year by 31st October.
It is important to keep receipts you can use as expense against your Airbnb Tax Return. Some examples outlined below:
Maintenance & Repairs