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#tax increases

# tax-increases - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Fianna Fáil's 45 reasons why Enda was wrong about not increasing taxes

The Taoiseach’s comments about not increasing taxes have raised some eyebrows.

# tax-increases - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

There's "no room" in the Irish economy for tax cuts - we should be investing instead

The conditions just aren’t right yet, the Nevin Institute has said.

# tax-increases - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Aaron McKenna: Another tough Budget… but do the numbers add up?

With another €3billion in austerity on the way, the Government’s economic forecasts are starting to look more like fairy tales.

# tax-increases - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Column: 4 myths about austerity… busted

Ahead of an anti-austerity march, Michael O’Reilly argues that Budget decisions are being driven by false premises.

# tax-increases - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Portugal government faces backlash over austerity

Demonstrators gathered outside Parliament after the Finance Minister announced his plans to introduce steep tax increases.

# tax-increases - Friday 5 October, 2012

Column: We’re told more austerity is inevitable. That’s not the whole story.

We hear a consensus that more big cuts are necessary – but there is an alternative, writes Tom Healy. Here it is.

# tax-increases - Monday 2 July, 2012

Budget 2013: The speculation so far

Lots of speculation but no firm indication of what lies ahead this December. We round up what measures have been in the news and speculated on so far.

# tax-increases - Friday 2 December, 2011

Let us know: What would YOU do in the Budget?

Ireland must find savings of €3.8billion next week. How would you do it?

# tax-increases - Sunday 2 October, 2011

Government plays down apparent spending cuts revelations

Comments made by the Justice Minister in the Dáil last week about proposed cuts on the way in his department have been dismissed as figures taken from a savings proposal.

# tax-increases - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

Taoiseach: “Everything is on the table” in December’s Budget

Enda Kenny says his government is ‘prepared to be radical’ in the Budget – and refuses to clearly rule out raising income taxes.

# tax-increases - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Government will publish a deficit reduction plan, says Minister

The Finance Minister has said that, next month, the government will publish a broad outline of spending cuts and tax increases planned for the next three or four years.