The dangers of deducting water charges at source
Treating water charges like a tax sends out the wrong message
The first water bills are set to reach homes across the country next month, but hundreds of thousands of people have yet to register with Irish Water, and the government is still facing considerable resistance to its controversial water charges plan.
The latest instalment in the Irish Water debacle bubbled over last week, when it emerged that those who resist water charges may be denied a choice, as the Department of the Environment mulls proposals...
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Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years
The way we did business a few months ago may never return – so the opportunity is to make changes that will both aid recovery and set us up well for our new futures