Ireland needs another €3.5bn for Budget targets, warns IMF

Ireland needs another €3.5bn for Budget targets, warns IMF

The International Monetary Fund has warned that an €3.5bn may be needed to meet our Budget targets.

In its detailed analysis of the Irish economy, the IMF says another austere Budget is needed.

However, despite claims that a property tax is off the agenda in the next two Budgets, it has been reported today that the Government told the IMF that a flat rate tax on property is under consideration.

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