# michael-noonan - Sunday 8 January, 2017
An increase of a couple of cent could mean big bucks to the State coffers.
# michael-noonan - Wednesday 4 January, 2017
Corporation tax returns were a full €737 million higher than expected in 2016.
# michael-noonan - Wednesday 21 December, 2016
It had been claimed that the investments made a ‘mockery’ of the State’s aim of a tobacco-free Ireland.
# michael-noonan - Friday 16 December, 2016
“I appreciate it very much,” said the Finance Minister.
# michael-noonan - Tuesday 13 December, 2016
Sinn Féin has called on the Government to release a Central Bank report on how to handle arrears.
# michael-noonan - Monday 14 November, 2016
It’s the start of the week and here’s what you need to know.
# michael-noonan - Wednesday 2 November, 2016
Earlier this year gardaí confirmed they were investigating reports of financial irregularities at the credit union.
# michael-noonan - Sunday 23 October, 2016
Margaret Butler and Michael Power have called for more financial support to be given to carers.
Ruth Coppinger said her party will take the pay increase due to TDs, but it will go towards campaigns supports.
# michael-noonan - Thursday 20 October, 2016
Last month, the Minister for Finance allocated half a billion euro to Limerick, the State’s fourth-largest city.
# michael-noonan - Monday 17 October, 2016
Finance Minister Michael Noonan said providing tax credits for paid child care would fail an equity test.
# michael-noonan - Thursday 13 October, 2016
The Department of Public Expenditure has confirmed to TheJournal.ie that Minister Paschal Donohoe will ask Cabinet to waive the pay restoration.
# michael-noonan - Wednesday 12 October, 2016
Cutting VAT on new homes would have been a better approach, one economist has said.
The Finance Minister said his Cabinet colleague “has all the qualities” to lead the party.
# michael-noonan - Tuesday 11 October, 2016
However the earned income tax credit still lags behind the €1,650 automatic deduction available to PAYE workers.
The rate came under scrutiny earlier this year but businesses say it has been instrumental to the sector’s recovery.
A €1.3 billion package of tax cuts and public spending was announced this afternoon.
Here’s everything to know about Budget 2017.
# michael-noonan - Monday 10 October, 2016
How much more (or less) will you be taking home?
After much speculation, tomorrow is D-Day.
# michael-noonan - Sunday 9 October, 2016
Budget 2017 will be announced on Tuesday.
54% of people in Ireland want to see the tax introduced.
# michael-noonan - Thursday 6 October, 2016
Noonan’s appearance before PAC is rare for a sitting minister, though not unheard of.
# michael-noonan - Wednesday 5 October, 2016
Stephen Donnelly has submitted a detailed proposal on how he thinks Ireland can shut down vulture fund tax avoidance.
# michael-noonan - Tuesday 4 October, 2016
Finance Minister Michael Noonan is said to be planning a break for children, but not other relatives.
# michael-noonan - Thursday 29 September, 2016
Nama chairman Frank Daly is appearing before the PAC this afternoon.
# michael-noonan - Wednesday 21 September, 2016
Finance Minister Michael Noonan agreed last night to appear before the committee.
Will Michael Noonan be the first sitting minister to go to the PAC? Or is Leo Varadkar wrong?
# michael-noonan - Tuesday 20 September, 2016
Noonan made the announcement this evening.
# michael-noonan - Sunday 18 September, 2016
Meanwhile, Mary Lou McDonald wants Michael Noonan to appear before the Public Accounts Committee.
# michael-noonan - Thursday 15 September, 2016
Fianna Fáil want an inquiry to look into the Government’s strategy for Nama to “accelerate the sales process”.
# michael-noonan - Tuesday 13 September, 2016
Michael Noonan said the detail of the USC reduction is yet to be decided.
# michael-noonan - Monday 12 September, 2016
There are growing calls for a public inquiry in the controversial 2014 sale, to US investment company Cerberus Capital Management.
# michael-noonan - Sunday 11 September, 2016
Public Accounts Committee vice-chairman Alan Kelly said he has been approached privately by a Nama executive prior to Nama’s appearance before the PAC.
An ongoing row about cardiac care services in Waterford could have serious consequences for the Government.
# michael-noonan - Wednesday 7 September, 2016
The Taoiseach said it’s not true Apple was provided with more favourable treatment than others companies in terms of taxes.
The European Commission found that the tech giant received illegal state aid from Ireland.
# michael-noonan - Sunday 4 September, 2016
The company’s CEO Tim Cook made the claim this week, and Michael Noonan repeated it. We checked it out.
UCD Professor Moore McDowell says we have nothing to lose in appealing, while TCD Professor Brian Lucey says Ireland should let Apple fight its own battles.