*** this page is just here for historic reasons, many links don't work ****
Android version Android Google Play Store or PhoneTax.eu ,: iPhone web app
Also Excel PAYE calc 2015 by B Hayden: Ireland &UK features.
Not Seeing the Applet calculator? Try any of the following
- Security Errors update Oct 2014: - In order to run the calculator you may need to change your java security settings:
- On Windows: Click Start, Select Control Panel, then Java. Advanced Tab then under Mixed Code select Disable Verification.
- Still in Java Control panel: Security tab, Edit Site List, Add, type http://taxcalc.eu, OK, (warning) Continue, OK, OK
- Go again (or refresh page with F5) to website TaxCalc.eu. It shoud run ok except for chrome - see step 5.
- You may get this java security warning: but it's ok, click Run.
- Chrome brower only, from April 2015:
- Enter this link into the browser: chrome://flags/#enable-npapi
- Click the Enable link for the Enable NPAPI configuration option.
- Click the Relaunch button that now appears at the bottom of the configuration page.
- Go back to web page TaxCalc.eu - calculator should now run.
- When done you should set Mixed code setting back to 'Enable - show warning if needed' - reverse of step 1 above
- OR use the web app - srcroll down the page. Exact same calculations but less input options (for now).
- Claim a Tax Refund! Free "How to Guide" using this tax calculator. Go back up to 4 years.
- Budget 2015 forum on AskAboutMoney.com
2015 Simplified new Web-App version; updated.14-Oct-2014 @1600
- For PAYE Private A1 only (for now)
How To Use (for Applet, web app similiar)
- Begin by selecting your details from the pop menus: Marital Status, Age and the Tax Year you want to work with. Note that if the Marital Status is set to Single or Widowed then the 'Spouse' data entry column is hidden.
- For a quick calculation just fill in your Employment income. The results appear, as you type, in the Summary tab in the Calculations & Info panel.
- Nearly all the items have context sensitive help - just hover the cursor over an item and wait a moment for help to appear.
- For 'Employed Persons': Single, Married or Widowed. PRSI Class A, public or private sector. Class D to follow.
- Tax years: 2009, 2010, 2011.Earlier years got to TaxCalc.eu/earlier/
- Monthly, weekly etc take home pay, PRSI
- Ability to switch between tax years on the fly (for direct comparisons)
- Context sensitive help.
- Copy output calculations to the clipboard (and then paste to a word processor or spreadsheet)
- Multi-Lingual including Irish (ok, that's not ready yet)
- Detailed account of every euro of you tax bill - go to the Details tab in Calculations & Info and open the folders & sub-folders
- Split panel to you can see more/less of calculations or input area
- Pensions can be included and are automatically calculated for Public Sector
- What Browser do you need
- You will need Java V1.6 update 10+ installed - this site will update or install if needed: http://java.com
- The applet is known to run on current versions (as of Dec 2009) of the following browsers:
- Macintosh: Safari, FireFox (but some small problem with tab alignment....)
- Linux: Ubuntu 9.10/FireFox 3.5.3 - to install --> from console type: sudo apt-get install icedtea6-plugin
- Linux other: probaby any other Linux distribution with FireFox 3.5/Java 1.6.0_10 or later
- Windoze: FireFox, Internet Exploder, Opera, Safari, Chrome
What it doesn't do
- Printing - you can't print from the browser window. Instead copy and paste results to a word processor via the clipboard. You can print the examples tab - do a CNTRL-P
- Widowed - doesn't handle extra allowance if bereavement is recent.
- The PRSI figures assume you were paid roughly the same for each week during the year. PRSI A1 Only. D to follow.
- Thanks to the following who helped with suggestions, found problems etc.
- Peter Armstrong, Gavin Heneghan, John Hennessy, David O'Brien, Brendan Burgess/AAM, Denis Nagle, Anthony McKeogh, Brian Hayden, Clubman/AAM, Tommy/AAM, DeadlyDuck/AAM and many others from AAM
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Privacy & Your Confidential Information
The invormation you enter into the Tax Calculator is confidential to you. The tax calculations are done locally on your destop computer and no information you enter is transmitted back to this website or anywhere else (with some other calculators your data IS sent over the internet along with your IP address). Also, none of your information is stored on your PC or in your browser's cache. When you navigate away from this web page your data is gone, forever. Perhaps longer. The only network activity is initially when the program is downloaded by your browser over the internet from TaxCalc.eu server to your computer. After that an internet connection is no longer required and so, if you're paranoid, you can disconnect it.
- The results supplied by the Tax Calculator above should be regarded as indicative only and not precise. The information contained and produced by these pages is intended as a guide only. While care has been taken to ensure it is correct and up to date the authors cannot be held responsible for any errors or omissions in the information supplied. Use the calculator and this web site at your own risk! This Website may be linked to other websites which are not under my control and are not maintained by me. I am not responsible for the content of those sites.
- Contacting Me
- Please contact us if you see an error in the calculations, a bug, or you have a suggestion. If you report a problem then please try to give me enough information so that we can replicate the problem (Browser and version, OS and version, platform). Obviously I don't expect you to give meyour salary details but please give me alternative data that shows the problem. For the email address - see the top of this page
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- All Rights Reserved
- Commercial Distribution Prohibited.
- Commercial Gain by using this Program is Prohibited.
This is FreeWare software.
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