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#budget2017

# budget2017 - Monday 17 October, 2016

Giving parents a tax credit for childcare would have cost nearly €600m
# Budget2017
# Budget2017

Giving parents a tax credit for childcare would have cost nearly €600m

Oct 17th 2016, 6:05 AM 13,548 Views 18 Comments

Finance Minister Michael Noonan said providing tax credits for paid child care would fail an equity test.

# budget2017 - Friday 14 October, 2016

Creches may have to publish their fees under new childcare package
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# Budget 2017

Creches may have to publish their fees under new childcare package

Oct 14th 2016, 6:07 AM 11,021 Views 19 Comments

It’s understood the department will be calling for all childcare services and creches to be transparent and publish the cost of their fees.

# budget2017 - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Government's first-time buyers plan has added up to €45,000 to price of some houses
# Housing
# Housing

Government's first-time buyers plan has added up to €45,000 to price of some houses

Oct 13th 2016, 2:55 PM 58,879 Views 137 Comments

In one Wicklow development, the price of a house rose by between €17,500 and €45,000 following the Government’s new first-time buyers scheme.

Ministers aren't going to get a €12,000 pay hike after all
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# Budget2017

Ministers aren't going to get a €12,000 pay hike after all

Oct 13th 2016, 10:11 AM 17,940 Views 69 Comments

The Department of Public Expenditure has confirmed to TheJournal.ie that Minister Paschal Donohoe will ask Cabinet to waive the pay restoration.

# budget2017 - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Michael Noonan tips Paschal Donohoe to become Fine Gael leader
# Endless Enda
# Endless Enda

Michael Noonan tips Paschal Donohoe to become Fine Gael leader

Oct 12th 2016, 11:29 AM 12,518 Views 54 Comments

The Finance Minister said his Cabinet colleague “has all the qualities” to lead the party.

# budget2017 - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

More childcare, schools and capital spending, and lots of tax changes - Sinn Féin's budget proposals
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# Budget2017

More childcare, schools and capital spending, and lots of tax changes - Sinn Féin's budget proposals

Oct 4th 2016, 9:40 AM 9,307 Views 117 Comments

TheJournal.ie have received an advance copy of the party’s “alternative budget” to be unveiled today.

# budget2017 - Monday 19 September, 2016

People who make craft beer might get a happy boost in the Budget
# Craft Beer
# Craft Beer

People who make craft beer might get a happy boost in the Budget

Sep 19th 2016, 6:15 AM 17,663 Views 31 Comments

Agriculture Minister Michael Creed told TheJournal.ie that he has been consulting with people in the microbrewery industry on how to boost business even more.

# budget2017 - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Government ministers have Budget wishlists - but there's not enough money to go around
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# I Want...

Government ministers have Budget wishlists - but there's not enough money to go around

Sep 15th 2016, 6:07 AM 6,602 Views 43 Comments

Ministers budget submissions come to in excess of €3 billion.