Selling the public on green taxes
‘While €220 million might seem like a lot, spread across two million income taxpayers it doesn’t amount to very much'
The amount of money available for new tax reliefs in Budget 2018 won’t buy a lot for individual taxpayers
Paschal Donohoe’s announcement of the USC merger with PRSI is putting the cost cart before the entitlements horse
The results of the British election may ultimately buy Irish businesses more time to prepare for Brexit
Labour has a book of ideas which may never be read; the Conservatives are likely to end up governing having made few promises
Europe is left waiting as British civil servants find themselves in purdah and ministers go home to fight for their seats
More people are at work - but the income tax receipts don’t reflect this because the new jobs are low-paid