Home Renovation Incentive (HRI) scheme

Miscellaneous

Tax relief on home improvements.

The Home Renovation Incentive (HRI) scheme provides tax relief for you by way of an income tax credit at 13.5% of qualifying expenditure on:

•             repair  

•             renovation or  

•             improvement works.

These works must be carried out on your main home by qualifying Contractors.                           

The amount of your HRI tax credit depends on the amount you spend on qualifying works.    

You must spend over €4,405 (before VAT) to qualify for the tax credit. You can spend as much as you like but you can only claim the tax credit up to €30,000.

Full details of the scheme are available at:

http://www.revenue.ie/en/tax/it/reliefs/hri/