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#Pre-budget submission

# pre-budget-submission - Monday 10 September, 2018

Selling public land to highest bidder is 'not the best option', surveyors warn

The Society of Chartered Surveyors in Ireland has also raised concerns over vacant properties in Ireland.

# pre-budget-submission - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Restoring social welfare and an empty home tax: Peter McVerry Trust's plan to fix the housing crisis

Today, the Peter McVerry Trust will announce the details of its pre-Budget submission.

# pre-budget-submission - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Some children wait up to 12 years for first dental screening

The Irish Dental Association says 150 more dentists are needed.

# pre-budget-submission - Friday 7 July, 2017

'Everyone in Ireland deserves to have a good death'

The Irish Hospice Foundation has said investing in bereavement services and end-of-life care will benefit society as a whole.

# pre-budget-submission - Thursday 1 October, 2015

This man doesn't care that Sinn Féin 'scares the bejaysus' out of some people Shinnernomics This post contains videos

This man doesn't care that Sinn Féin 'scares the bejaysus' out of some people

Sinn Féin finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty dropped by to give us the Sinn Féin alternative.

# pre-budget-submission - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Sinn Féin wants to abolish water charges, property tax and JobBridge

The party has announced its pre-Budget proposals this morning.

# pre-budget-submission - Sunday 5 October, 2014

€500m needed to tackle homelessness as 'ten children a week lose their home'

Focus Ireland is calling for an ‘immediate’ increase in rent supplement in Budget 2015.

# pre-budget-submission - Monday 14 October, 2013

Labour TD: Sinn Féin's Budget proposals based on uncosted, fairytale economics

Any analysis of what is contained in Sinn Féin’s pre-Budget submission shows it to be the usual mix of simplistic solutions based on uncosted, fairytale economics, argues Labour TD Derek Nolan.

# pre-budget-submission - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Fianna Fáil: Sinn Féin's budget would cut pay for teachers, gardaí and nurses

But Sinn Féin says that Fianna Fáil’s budget proposals are not costed.

FF wants to raise USC on incomes over €100k and increase the price of cigarettes and wine

The party has launched it’s pre-Budget submission today calling for an overall adjustment of €2.4 billion which is evenly split between tax rises and spending cuts.

# pre-budget-submission - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

# pre-budget-submission - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Sinn Féin wants a third rate of tax, a betting tax and to abolish the property tax

The party is advocating a total of €1 billion in expenditure savings and €1.4 billion in taxation measures to bring about a total deficit adjustment of around €2.45 billion.

# pre-budget-submission - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Number of new homeless people rises by at least 7 a day

Focus Ireland launches its 2014 pre-Budget submission today and said that the government needs to avoid forcing more households into homelessness.

# pre-budget-submission - Sunday 28 July, 2013

More off-licences expected to close if government refuses to reduce excise duty

An association representing independent off-licences also said today that there should be a ban on selling alcohol below cost.

# pre-budget-submission - Sunday 28 October, 2012

ICSA’s Pre-Budget Submission says vital farm schemes must be protected

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association is calling for vital farm schemes to be protected from cuts and a tougher stance on public sector pay and allowances.

# pre-budget-submission - Monday 28 November, 2011

Retailers call for no taxes on consumers and cuts to expenditure in Budget

Retail Ireland has called on the government not to increase excise duty and not to shift the payment of sick leave onto employers in the Budget next week.