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McGrath, Mattie

Friday, 14 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

Order of Business

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Order of Business (Continued)

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Finance (Local Property Tax) Bill 2012: Second Stage (Continued)

I, too, welcome the opportunity to speak on this Bill. From where do the mandarins in the Department of Finance, who came up with the figure of €500 million, expect this money to come? It is not ...More Button

Yes. I accept that. I too made mistakes, but if one does not make mistakes one learns nothing. However, when on the opposite side of the House the Taoiseach thought he knew it all. We also had ...More Button

The introduction of this tax is outrageous. I am the chairman of a voluntary housing association. Low-income families in non-profit housing have been singled out to pay the local property tax. ...More Button

Members of the Government need to have a chat with their constituents and then among themselves, and then come back in here next week and take this tax off the shoulders of the people, because it...More Button