Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has refused to interfere with a decision by Revenue to add 23% VAT to food supplements, an increase Opposition TDs claim is a "stealth tax" which will impact on those in need of vitamins.
Tue, 26 Feb, 2019
Rising revenue and a record number of overseas visitors made 2018 a highly successful year for Irish tourism, but industry chiefs are warning of upcoming threats to the sector in the form of Brexit and an impending VAT hike.
Fri, 28 Dec, 2018
To favour any vested interest, be it the in-profit hospitality sector, construction, or rental sectors, with special Vat rates, concessions, or tax breaks while the healthcare and homeless waiting lists are fast approaching the incredible one million mark is obscene, insulting to the people, and breaches those multiple articles in our Constitution which include the words ‘the common good’.
Mon, 20 Aug, 2018
AIB has called for tax breaks for developers, incentives for private landlords, encouragement for empty-nesters to move homes, and extending the lifespan of the help-to-buy scheme in order to accelerate housebuilding and lower rental costs across the country, writes
Mon, 15 Jan, 2018
Fri, 10 Nov, 2017