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# Alternative Budget

Last month
October 2023
Labour Party propose free full medical assessment for 18 year olds in alternative budget
Other measures include the introduction of a €9 unlimited public transport ticket, a tax on SUVs.
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Sinn Féin wants to give a tax break to all renters at a cost of €279 million
Giving tax relief to renters would cost €279 million.
Sinn Féin proposes €400 second-home tax, 5% high-earner levy and pension hike
The party’s alternative budget proposes a €1 billion boost for social housing.
Labour wants banks to pay double their levy but says tax cuts would be 'foolish'
Leader of the party Brendan Howlin said the plan “cut poverty, not taxes”.
Sinn Féin wants to abolish the property tax at a cost of €440 million
The party also proposes a 7% levy on incomes over €100,000.
No cuts to primary spending, taxes for wealthy and a €4.5 billion stimulus - ICTU publishes budget plan
The general secretary of the congress says that their plan would help Ireland reach deficit targets and create jobs.
The day Steve the Cat came to our office… in photos
Steve was in the offices to offer some expert advice on Budget 2013.
Steve the Cat has just heard about the €1 wine increase...
… and he needs a lie down.
PHOTOS: Steve the Cat’s pre-budget meeting
Economic analyst Mr Steve TheCat joins for Budget 2013.
Fianna Fáil's alternative budget: Cuts to politician pensions and no property tax
Fianna Fáil today launched its budget proposals entitled “A Fairer Way to Recovery”.
‘Alternative Budget’ claims to save €3.6billion without hitting poor
New proposals would deliver the necessary savings while also making Ireland fairer, according to Social Justice Ireland.