Ireland: Increase of dividend tax rate


Clearstream Banking1 informs customers that effective

1 January 2020

and following the presentation of the Budget 2020 to Parliament on 8 October 2019 by the Irish Minister of Finance, the standard rate of withholding tax on Irish dividend income has increased from 20% to 25%.

Further information

For further information, please contact the Clearstream Banking Tax Help Desk or Clearstream Banking Client Services or your Relationship Officer.


1. Clearstream Banking refers collectively to Clearstream Banking S.A., registered office at 42, avenue John F. Kennedy, L-1855 Luxembourg, and registered with the Luxembourg Trade and Companies Register under number B-9248, and Clearstream Banking AG (for Clearstream Banking AG customers using Creation Accounts), registered office at 61, Mergenthalerallee, 65760 Eschborn, Germany and registered in Register B of the Amtsgericht Frankfurt am Main, Germany under number HRB 7500.