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# Alternative Budget

Last year
Labour Party propose free full medical assessment for 18 year olds in alternative budget
All time
Sinn Féin wants to give a tax break to all renters at a cost of €279 million
Sinn Féin proposes €400 second-home tax, 5% high-earner levy and pension hike
Labour wants banks to pay double their levy but says tax cuts would be 'foolish'
Sinn Féin wants to abolish the property tax at a cost of €440 million
No cuts to primary spending, taxes for wealthy and a €4.5 billion stimulus - ICTU publishes budget plan
The day Steve the Cat came to our office… in photos
Steve the Cat has just heard about the €1 wine increase...
PHOTOS: Steve the Cat’s pre-budget meeting
Fianna Fáil's alternative budget: Cuts to politician pensions and no property tax
‘Alternative Budget’ claims to save €3.6billion without hitting poor