A number of locals have appeared on the latest Tax Defalulters list in relation to a number of offences including the Misuse of Marked Mineral Oil, the Illegal Selling of Cigarettes and Cigarette and Alcohol Smuggling.
Brian Cashin of Clonurk, Ballyfin was fined €2,500 for the Misuse of Marked Mineral Oil.
John Paul Delaney of 70 De Vesci Court, Portlaoise was fined €2,500 for the same offence.
Olufemi Jayeola of 119 Montague Hotel, Emo was fined €2,500 for cigarette smuggling.
Margaret Conroy of 6 Green Road, Portlaoise was fined €2,500 for the illegal selling of cigarettes.
John Joseph Nevin of 21 Grove Park, Mountmellick was fined €2,500 for the same offence.
Shieguole Pukelevicene of Clonincurragh, Mountrath was fined €2,500 for the illegal selling of cigarettes and €2,500 for alcohol smuggling.