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Mitchell O'Connor, Mary

Friday, 14 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


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

Shakespeare wrote "Something is rotten in the State of Denmark" and during the Celtic tiger years there was something very rotten in the State of Ireland. However, this Government is trying to reg...More Button

A local property tax should have been introduced during the boom but past Governments did not have the courage to do so. As a Deputy for the Dún Laoghaire constituency, I probably represent one ...More Button

I acknowledge that the proposed system is, without doubt, a more employment-friendly alternative to increases in income tax or other taxes on labour which would stymie job creation. Any action t...More Button