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# Pandemic Unemployment Payment

This year
Letters on money owed to be issued to those who received PUP while working
Last year
There were 725,000 people on pandemic supports when Tubridy was assured his pay would not drop
All time
PUP and Live Register numbers rose by 5.8% in December
'People can't be expected to live on fresh air': McDonald hits out at decision to cut PUP payments
No plans for rollback of cuts to the Pandemic Unemployment Payment rates
ICTU: Scrap 'inadequate' unemployment welfare system and link payments to past earnings
Number of PUP recipients falls below 110,000 for the first time this year
Redundancy scheme announced for workers laid off during pandemic
Number of people receiving PUP drops over 25,000 since last week
Top Pandemic Unemployment Payment rates cut by €50 from today
Number of people receiving PUP dips below 200,000 for the first time
Today is the last day people can sign up for the Pandemic Unemployment Payment
Over 220,000 people receive PUP as payment closes to new applicants tomorrow
Another fine mess: Vaccine pass proposal for indoor dining sends a peculiar message to young workers
Over 95% on PUP would be financially better off in employment – ESRI
Tánaiste expects number of PUP recipients to fall to a third of current level by end of the year
Government plans to link unemployment payments to past working history and PRSI contributions
'A cliff edge in anyone's language': Public anger predicted over cuts to PUP
Government to begin reducing the Pandemic Unemployment Payment by €50 from September
Number of PUP recipients falls below 400,000 for the first time this year
Over 420,000 people received the Pandemic Unemployment Payment this week
Number of people on Covid Payment falls by 15,000 as people return to work
Over 437,000 people received the Pandemic Unemployment Payment this week
Second man arrested in relation to Pandemic Unemployment Payment fraud scheme
469,000 people will receive the Pandemic Unemployment Payment this week
480,000 workers to receive Pandemic Unemployment Payment tomorrow
Pandemic Unemployment Payment claimants reach almost 460,000, highest figure since June
Revenue website buckles as thousands attempt to check Covid tax bills
If you received a Covid wage support in 2020, you'll find out today how much income tax you owe
Pandemic Unemployment Payment rates to remain in place until 31 March
Received the PUP or the Covid wage subsidy? Next week, you'll find out what income tax you owe
Number receiving Pandemic Unemployment Payment falls 28,500 in one week
40,000 people close PUP claims and return to work as €90 million paid out this week
Self-employed people allowed earn €960 over two months without losing their Pandemic Unemployment Payment
The largest cohort on the PUP right now? Workers in accommodation and food services
Pandemic Unemployment Payment to remain open to new applications until 31 March 2021
More than 350,000 people still in receipt of Pandemic Unemployment Payment
Over 350,000 people are on Pandemic Unemployment Payment, costing €103.8m
Pandemic Unemployment Payment is subject to income tax, Dáil Finance Committee agrees
Over 340,000 receive Pandemic Unemployment Payment this week as total spend on scheme tops €4 billion