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Donohoe fights Ross on property tax exemption for pensioners

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

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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