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#Tax Breaks

# tax-breaks - Friday 28 October, 2016

'Landlords could soon be tax-free': TD claims new Finance Bill will drive up rent prices

Stephen Donnelly said elements of the Finance Bill will benefit landlords with large portfolios.

# tax-breaks - Monday 16 February, 2015

Varadkar: 'Childcare tax breaks for parents not being ruled out'

The health minister said that it would be an election issue.

# tax-breaks - Sunday 1 February, 2015

Enda Kenny says more tax cuts are on the way

He also ruled out going into coalition with Fianna Fáil or Sinn Féin.

# tax-breaks - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Explainer: What is this 'knowledge box' and why does Ireland want to get one?

Michael Noonan wants more companies to invest their money in Ireland.

# tax-breaks - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

'Young and active farmers' will benefit from today's Budget

New measures will target the long-term leasing of land.

Opinion: Not enough focus on tax policy that could lead to sustained recovery Tax

Opinion: Not enough focus on tax policy that could lead to sustained recovery

Substantive tax policy incentives are needed to boost employment – it’s only through such policies that low and middle income earners will see improvement.

# tax-breaks - Monday 11 August, 2014

Junior doctors won't bother staying in Ireland unless tax breaks are introduced

Students on the Graduate Entry Programme are required to pay full fees of up to €16,000 per year.

# tax-breaks - Monday 9 July, 2012

Column: Reasons for making childcare tax-deductible are solid...

…So why is the Department of Finance dragging its heels on figuring out that this policy would be cash-positive for the State, asks independent TD Stephen Donnelly.

# tax-breaks - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Noonan defends Finance Bill measures for foreign skilled workers

The Minister for Finance says that the new Special Assignee Relief Programme will only apply to people whose skills are not available in Ireland.

# tax-breaks - Friday 14 October, 2011

Column: Want a simple way to recovery? Raise taxes for some of us

Many of us pay our way, but lucrative tax breaks for some mean our government takes in far less than others. This has to end if we want a secure future, writes Anne Costello.

# tax-breaks - Friday 1 July, 2011

While Greece riots, Italy passes €47bn austerity plan

Europe’s financial worries deepen as Italy plans for more austerity measures to balance its budget.