Budget 2015: Richard Bruton: What Richard does next

The Budget put an end to the Double Irish tax structure. But what is Richard Bruton replacing it with?

19th October, 2014
Richard Bruton, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation. Picture: Feargal Ward

With the pressure rising, the signs for Ireland's tech giants had been ominous - something had to give in Ireland's tax system. Tuesday's budget proved to be the death knell for the Double Irish, the notorious tax strategy used by some of the world's most profitable multinationals to shave billions off their tax bills.

In the end, the international pressure proved too much. Ireland is looking at putting a new suite of measures in place...

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