Motoring fines down, capital gains up
Among the bigger numbers announced today by the Department of Finance in the Exchequer figures, a few particular items stand out.
Here are some of the lesser-reported figures from the Department of Finance’s just-released exchequer retail figures.
The figures compare exchequer costs and receipts in February 2012 to those of February 2011.
**Capital gains tax:** up from €63 million to €149 million
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