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

Dáil Debates, Economy

Speaking at this weeks Technical Group motion re bond repayments Clare said “We should halt the payment of taxpayers money to dead banks…invest our money in jobs.”  You can watch her contribution to the debate by clicking on the link below:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6pQdJ_v5_Ls

Economy, Oral Questions

In a recent question put by Clare Daly in the Dáil  Minister Noonan revealed the extent of the costs involved in sending out 988,000 letters to property owners in October 2013.

To ask the Minister for Finance the full costs of the implementation of the property tax to date, with particular reference to the cost of reissuing the latest letter seeking payment; the amount that has been paid to contractor providers; the number of staff of these providers that are working full time for Revenue and the cost of same; and the cost of the operation of the website and any other payments.
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