Tax Incentives

Ensure savings on your donations. The Lir Academy is a registered charity, all tax on donations is refunded to the charity.

The Lir is a registered charity, registration number CHY19521. With the relief in respect of charitable donations introduced in January 2013, all tax on donations of €250 or more is refunded to the charity.

This means you do not pay tax on money you give away, nor does the Government take tax on money given. This tax is refunded to The Lir. Therefore, your donation of €250 can be worth €430 to The Lir.

How to ensure tax savings:

  1. Fill out and sign this form: CHYForm
  2. Return it to The Lir by email to or by post to: The Lir National Academy of Dramatic Art, Trinity Technology & Enterprise Campus, Pearse Street, Dublin 2.
  3. We will take care of the rest.

You have the control in knowing that your full donation goes directly to The Lir.

We will do our utmost to tailor our acknowledgment of your donation in a way that satisfies your expectations, be it as a listed supporter or as an anonymous donation. Please email Eimear Chaomhánach, Director of Development, on or 01 896 2559 to talk through options.