Ireland’s total tax-take is far below the EU average according to statistics published June 28, 2010 by Eurostat, the EU’s statistical agency.
The tax wedge in Ireland remained one of the lowest in the OECD in 2009 with 24 countries out of 30 taking a higher percentage from single people on the average wage and 27 countries taking more fr
The European Parliament has passed a resolution calling on the European Commission to analyse the possibility of introducing a tax on financial transactions such as a Tobin Tax or a Robin Hoo
Social Justice Irelands Policy Research Series 2010-
The proposal to introduce a windfall gains tax of 80 per cent on profits gained from increases in land value due to rezoning decisions is most welcome and should be introduced by Government as soo
The Report of the Commission on Taxation, published on September 7, 2009, has produced a wide range of proposals. Some of these are very positive others are not acceptable.
Establishment and terms of reference
The Commission was established on 14 February 2008 to review the structure, efficiency and
The Document can be accessed here
February 28, 2007: Submission by CORI Justice to the Department of Finance on Vehicle Registration Tax (VRT) and CO2 emissions
CORI Justice welcomes the decision by the Minister for Financ
A large empirical literature is emerging on the determinants of happiness and mental
well-being. As would be expected, this topic has attracted attention from medical