Ireland vs. EU: Excise Tax
Ireland has the second highest excise duty on alcohol in the European Union. We have the highest wine excise, the second highest beer excise (behind Finland) and the third highest spirits excise (behind Sweden and Finland).
** ‘Guess the Tax’ interactive quiz used whole number percentage amounts to find the total tax as a percentage of price. Anything with .5 or more was rounded up and anything with less than .5 was rounded down