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Budget 2016: More money in the electorate’s pocket but few surprises in today’s package

Inheritance tax threshold is increased but less than expected

12th October, 2015

In the lead up to Budget 2016, there was much speculation on the budget’s likely impact on the pockets of Irish people, and by the time Michael Noonan and Brendan Howlin finally unveiled the budget this afternoon, much of the detail had already made its way into the public domain meaning it was a budget of few surprises.

Key to this budget was a looming election, and according to Noonan, today’s announcements will be...

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