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Small Business Assistance Scheme for COVID – SBASC Q2

Small Business Assistance Scheme for COVID (SBASC) The expanded Small Business Assistance Scheme for COVID is now open for applications through Laois County Council. Closing date for this scheme is 21st July 2021. Phase 2 of this scheme has been expanded to include those that had previously been ineligible. Businesses […]


Commercial Rates Waiver 2021

The Department of Housing, Local Government & Heritage issued details for the Commercial Rates Waiver to be applied for the first quarter of 2021. On 30 December 2020 the Government announced Level 5 restrictions including the closure of non-essential businesses from close of business on 31 December until 31 January […]


Small Business Assistance Scheme For Covid [SBASC]

The Department of Enterprise Trade & Employment has recently launched the Small Business Assistance Scheme for COVID (SBASC) which is intended to target those businesses with operating costs that do not qualify for the COVID Restrictions Support Scheme (CRSS) operated by the Revenue Commissioners. The eligibility criteria for both schemes […]


Laois Revaluation

The Valuation Office will be holding walk in clinics, to answer any queries ratepayers may have about the Valuation Certificate they received at the offices of Laois County Council offices, Áras an Chontae, JFL Avenue, Portlaoise, Co. Laois on the 2nd and 9th November from 9.30am until 4.30pm. Ratepayers are […]


Local Property Tax – change in rate

In pursuance of the provisions of Section 20 of the FINANCE (LOCAL PROPERTY TAX) ACT 2012, the basic rate of Local Property Tax shall be increased by 10% for the period 1 November 2020 to 30th October 2021, in respect of relevant properties within Laois Read More Here


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