Low taxes essential for economic future

In the weeks ahead, the government will examine ways to put the public finances back on track.

13th September, 2008

In the weeks ahead, the government will examine ways to put the public finances back on track.

In this process, one clear goal must be to avoid increases in taxation. There is a case being put forward that the better off should be asked to pay through higher taxes for the adjustments to come.

Among the proposals being floated are an increase in the top income tax rate and an increase in the PRSI bill...

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