No increases for PRSI or health contributions

Contrary to expectations, Minister for Finance Brian Lenihan opted to retain the employee PRSI earnings ceiling (currently €75,036) at its present level for 2010. No increases were announced in the rates of PRSI or health contribution.

12th December, 2009

Contrary to expectations, Minister for Finance Brian Lenihan opted to retain the employee PRSI earnings ceiling (currently €75,036) at its present level for 2010. No increases were announced in the rates of PRSI or health contribution.

This was in spite of demands from various interest groups and a recommendation by the Commission on Taxation for its removal. The possible explanation for this is the announcement by Lenihan of his intention to substantially reform and simplify the...

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