A Dublin based jewellery designer has been found by Revenue to owe it €502,824 in unpaid tax, interest and penalties.
The case involving Christopher Osborne from Glen Ellen Park in Swords, Co Dublin arose from a Revenue enquiry and relates to the under-declaration of income tax.
Revenue calculated that Mr Osborne owed it €288,042 in unpaid tax, as well as interest of €128,370 and penalties of €86,412.
At the end of December last, he still owed Revenue €72,010.
The settlement was the largest listed on the Revenue tax defaulters' list for the three months to the end of last year.
The next biggest involved Industrial & Protective Coatings Limited, a producer and distributor of industrial and marine coatings, based in Ashbourne Business Centre in Co Meath.
It was found to owe Revenue €426,324, arising from the under-declaration of corporation tax, PAYE, PRSI and USC, following an audit by the tax authority.
Sugrue Excavation Ltd, a plant hire contractor from Beaufort in Killarney, Co Kerry, reached a settlement including unpaid tax, interest and penalties that totalled €258,490.
It was found to have under declared corporation tax, PAYE, PRSI, USC and VAT during a Revenue audit.
Sean O’Connor, a coach hire operator and farmer with an address at Castlelawn, Kilbrittain, Bandon in Co Cork was found to owe Revenue €229,072 for an under declaration of VAT when he was audited.
While photographer Kevin Abosch, from 93rd Street in New York City in the US was found to have under-declared income tax when he was audited by the tax collector.
His settlement totalled €183,241, including tax of €104,188, interest of €47,796 and €31,256 in penalties, which was all paid by the end of last year.
In total 23 settlements totalling €2.8m are listed on the latest tax defaulters’ list.
€159,723 of that money was still owed to Revenue at the end of last year.
A total of eight cases exceeded €100,000.
The names of those involved in a further 68 cases that received a court imposed fine, imprisonment or other penalty were also published today.
A total of €131,350 in fines were handed down on them.