Friday February 28, 2020

Fiscally speaking

The reaction to Budget 2019

14th October, 2018

“This was an election Budget paid for by the restaurant and tourism industry. This 13.5 per cent Vat rate for tourism is now higher than 26 other countries in Europe including Spain, France, Italy, Cyprus, Netherlands, Austria and Portugal. It has created a massive challenge for an industry [that] operates on low margins and relies upon tourists.”

“Have no doubt, this increase will hurt tourism across the country but businesses outside of Dublin will be...

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