Economy

Archive for the ‘Economy’ Category

Property Tax

Jul
2014
04

Economy, Oral Questions

I recently asked the Minister for Finance a question about the hardship property taxes are causing people on welfare.
To ask the Minister for Finance the reason a person who offered to have their property tax bill deducted from their pension, had that request declined on the basis that they would be left with an income below €186, and as a result has been levied with penalties for the arrears, penalties which continue to rise; and his views on whether this is fair and equitable.
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Jobs

Apr
2014
16

Dáil Issues, Economy, Worker's Rights

I recently asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation a number of questions regarding unemployment and Ireland’s low waged economy.
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Economy, Oral Questions

To ask the Minister for Finance the reason he has not introduced a third band of taxation for high earners which would be appropriate for a progressive taxation system.
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Economy, Social Welfare, Worker's Rights

Click on the links below to listen to discussion around amendments proposed to the Social Welfare and Pensions Bill 2013

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dMnsrQKb5aw

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BLc6SGnJSQo

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q-g5fSdgTQw&feature=youtu.be