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Budget Overview

Budgets on December 9th, 2010 No Comments

In this section we summarise the main changes in the budget 2011……

Budget Summary 2011 – How does it affect my Pension?

Budgets on December 8th, 2010 No Comments

Introduction Minister Brian Lenihan, T.D. has outlined the Government’s planned budgetary adjustments for 2011 and given some further detail on some of the measures announced in the National Recovery Plan. According to Minister Lenihan “it is the Government’s strong view that the economy can continue to grow while we make the budgetary adjustments outlined in […]

Budget Summary

Budgets on December 15th, 2009 Comments Off on Budget Summary

The aim of this budget was to reduced exchequer spending by €4 billion without increasing income and other taxes. The main details are: Income tax rates remain at 20% and 41%. To recap, you pay an income levy of 2% up to €75,036pa, , 4% between €75,037 to €174,980 pa, and 6% in excess of […]