budget 2024

Lorcan Allen on Budget 2024: Coalition tries to balance politics and prudence

With corporate tax receipts down sharply over the last few months, a note of caution has crept into Michael McGrath’s rhetoric around the budget

Minister for Finance Michael McGrath: Coupled with concerns about the stability of corporate tax receipts, Tuesday’s budget will be delivered against a backdrop of growing concern about the wider economy. Picture: Barry Cronin