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# Black Economy

All time
Consumers still 'afraid to spend' in climate of uncertainty
Childminders warn new tax rules will force more into the black economy
ISME propose tax and social welfare amnesty for black market operators
SFA warn of €6 billion cost of black economy, urge government action
Self employed tradespeople warned about hiding income
Construction companies experience growth of "black economy operations"
Booming black economy killing small business
Culture of nixers drives Ireland's black economy says ISME
Workers turn down €15/hr to stay on benefits