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Bike to Work Scheme2018-04-27T16:15:21+00:00

Bike To Work Scheme

Trailblazers are happy to assist employers and employees take advantage of the Governments Cycle to Work Tax Initiative. You will know that you are in safe and reliable hands as we have been involved with the Bike to Work Scheme since day one helping to offer great savings to all of our customers. On top of receiving expert knowledge and great customer service, we offer a free tune-up first service with every bike purchase! We recommend that you bring the bike back in between 6-8 weeks after purchase to ensure that your bike is in tip top condition.

Employees can save up to 50% by availing of the scheme. Bike to work is extremely easy to set up and the savings are incredible. Trailbalzers are registered with all main facilitators of the Bike2work scheme.

If you availed of the Cycle to Work scheme in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 or 2013, you are eligible to re-apply for the scheme, no matter what month your original application was made.

Employees:

  • Come to our store
  • Select your bike and accessories
  • Collect your invoice and take to your employer
  • Once your employer has paid, you can collect you bike and accessories

The scheme means you don’t pay any PAYE, PRSI, USI, etc on the price of bike and accessories. So if you are on the higher tax rate you save up to 50%

Employer:

  • Saving on PRSI of 10.75%
  • Fitter, healthier, happier workforce

For further details please refer to “Revenue Document” –  Provision of Bicycles for Directors & Employees – Exemption from Income Tax in respect of Benefit-in-Kind.  Dec. 2008

Also: Check out our blog post on the Bike to Work Scheme here – https://www.trailblazers.ie/bike-work-scheme-know/

If you need more information than that, please see the Revenue site: https://www.revenue.ie/en/additional-incomes/index.aspx