Category: Budget

Budget 2012 – Highlights – Day One

BUDGET 2012 DAY ONE Main points €3.8bn fiscal adjustment needed in 2012 €2.2bn of adjustment from spending €1.4bn in day-to-day spending cuts €20m earmarked for new Labour Market Activation Fund Public service staff down by 6,000 Public service pay bill to fall by €400m in 2012 Social Weekly social-welfare payments unchanged Changes to the one-parent …

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Budget 2010

Budget 2010 Highlights *Main Tax Credits *Mortgage Interest Relief *Income Tax Bands *Benefit in Kind *Social Insurance *Corporation Tax Rates & Payments *Research & Development Tax Credit *Intellectual Property Capital Allowances *Other Capital Allowances *Pension Contribution Limits *Capital Gains Tax *Gift/Inheritance Tax *Value Added Tax *Stamp Duty *Dates to Remember Return to Top Main Tax …

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Budget 2011

The below is a brief synopsis of the details of the Brian Lenihans 2011 Budget. For a more comprehensive look at the Budget Click Here.   No change to 12.5% corporation tax rate. Accelerated capital allowances scheme for energy efficient equipment timeframe to be extended. Replacement of Income Levy and Health Levy with a single …

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