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Donohoe fights Ross on property tax exemption for pensioners

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

@obraonain
7th April, 2019
Shane Ross

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has signalled his opposition to Minister for Transport Shane Ross’s request to exempt pensioners from the property tax at a cost of €75 million.

The government has postponed the revaluation of homes for the property tax for a further year, with opposition from Ross and the Independent Alliance playing a key role.

They had demanded an exemption from property tax for pensioners and people with disabilities, with Ross...

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