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#Household charge

# household-charge - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Column: Why is the payment of €1.5bn to bondholders not news?

AIB was recapitalised by this country’s citizens after its reckless lending strategy – and one backed by bondholders. Now, writes independent TD Stephen Donnelly, those bondholders continue to make no losses at all.

# household-charge - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Estimated 890,000 have paid the household charge

The official deadline passed on 31 March but several thousand property owners have paid the €100 charge over the past ten days.

# household-charge - Friday 6 April, 2012

The 9 at 9: Good Friday

Nine things to know this morning…

Several thousand a day paying the household charge

The final deadline was at midnight last Saturday when an estimated 800,000 people had paid – but how many people have paid the charge now?

# household-charge - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

How many people have paid the household charge now?

The official deadline passed at midnight on Saturday night – but more people have paid since then.

# household-charge - Monday 2 April, 2012

Sinn Fein councillors walk out of Dublin City Council meeting

Five councillors walked out after they said Lord Mayor Andrew Montague refused to take an emergency motion they submitted on the Household Charge.

Government must 'take stock' of household charge situation - Shortall

The junior minister said “mistakes were made” and the Government needed to pause before taking more decisions.

# household-charge - Sunday 1 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Our nightly round-up of the day’s main news, and the bits-and-pieces you might have missed…

Dublin councillors to debate motion on abolition of Household Charge

The motion is being tabled by Sinn Féin, whose councillors have accused Phil Hogan of showing “monumental hypocrisy”.

Reilly defends Hogan’s ‘€4k of unpaid service charges on Portugal holiday home’

Hogan owes over €4,000 in unpaid service charges on a holiday home in Portugal, the Sunday Independent reports today.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

Over 805,000 out of 1.6m register for household charge before deadline

Just over half of those expected to pay the €100 tax did so before last night’s deadline.

# household-charge - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Hogan thanks 798,957 Household Charge registrants for ‘genuine patriotism’

The environment minister says the charge is a “legacy left behind” and wouldn’t be pursued if an alternative had been found.

GALLERY: 5,000 attend anti-Household Charge demo in Dublin Household Charge This post contains images

GALLERY: 5,000 attend anti-Household Charge demo in Dublin

Thousands gathered outside the National Convention Centre, where Fine Gael’s Ard-Fheis is taking place this weekend.

FG: Gardaí 'instructed blinds to be pulled' as protests gathered outside Árd Fheis

Gardaí reportedly advised that blinds be pulled at the Convention Centre as anti-household charge protesters gathered outside.

Nearly 60,000 have paid household charge in past 24 hours

The Local Government Management Agency now estimates that just under 640,000 properties have registered or paid the controversial €100 tax.

In pictures: The 76th Fine Gael Ard Fheis gets underway in Dublin Ard Fheis This post contains images

In pictures: The 76th Fine Gael Ard Fheis gets underway in Dublin

Delegates arrived at the Convention Centre in Dublin last night as Taoiseach Enda Kenny opened proceedings.

POLL: Will you have paid the household charge by end of the day? Your Say This post contains a poll

POLL: Will you have paid the household charge by end of the day?

It’s the last day to pay the household charge of €100. If you are one of those told they must pay it, will you have done so by the end of today?

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning…

Planning NOT to pay the household charge today? Here's what to do

So you’re liable for the household charge but you’ve decided you’re not going to pay? Here’s a few things you might want to do instead.

Planning to pay the household charge today? Here's what to do

Today is the deadline for paying the household charge. Decided you want to pay but not sure what to do? Here are your options.

# household-charge - Friday 30 March, 2012

Updated: €62 million collected from Household Charge so far

Just one day before the deadline, the Department says figures are showing “momentum”.

From The Daily Edge Column: Cardinal Rules - On the household charge and the stranger at the door Cardinal Rules

Column: Cardinal Rules - On the household charge and the stranger at the door

This week, the (Not) Primate of All Ireland and his pals worry about levies, escaped convicts… and spiked lemonade.

'Still a million forms out there' as household charge deadline approaches

The chief executive of the Local Government Management Agency said that around 550,000 households have now paid or registered for the €100 tax.

# household-charge - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Over half a million have paid the household charge

A poll today found 61 per cent of householders say they will pay the €100 charge, with 39 per cent saying they won’t.

# household-charge - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

More than one million have not yet paid the household charge

Just over 31,000 payments were made in the past day – a slight decrease on the previous 24 hours.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Hogan moves to plug Irish language gaps in Household Charge law

An Irish edition of the legislation permitting the household charge, and the list of exempted ghost estates, have been produced.

Homeowners warned over bogus household charge collectors

Con artists are reportedly using the household charge deadline as a way to extort money from residents in some areas.

Creighton: We need to send a 'strong signal of commitment' in referendum

Creighton says she doesn’t want to “dictate to any citizen” about how to voting in the upcoming fiscal compact referendum – but warns that future external funding may dry up if Ireland says No.

"57 black sacks" of household charge payments already received - Hogan

Minister Phil Hogan said many envelopes are sitting in Government offices waiting to be opened.

# household-charge - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

Three-quarters of homes still to pay household charge

395,232 homes had paid the charge by 5pm this evening – that’s just under a quarter of the 1.6 million liable homes.

Gilmore admits 'difficulties' allowing household charge payment

The Tánaiste also accuses opposition leaders of misleading the public saying how expensive the charge could yet become.

# household-charge - Monday 26 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

Hayes says 'no difficulty paying household charge' as over 363k register

The Minister of State admitted the government needed to “learn lessons” from the handling of the controversial €100 tax.

Ministers add to Household Charge confusion

Phil Hogan had to correct a statement made by Joan Burton to confirm that the Household Charge cannot be paid at the Post Office.

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The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know this morning…