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#Alternative Budget

# alternative-budget - Friday 27 September, 2019

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.

# alternative-budget - Monday 1 October, 2018

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.

# alternative-budget - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

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”.

# alternative-budget - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

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.

# alternative-budget - Friday 30 August, 2013

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.

# alternative-budget - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge The day Steve the Cat came to our office… in photos Steve The Cat This post contains images

The day Steve the Cat came to our office… in photos

Steve was in the offices to offer some expert advice on Budget 2013.

From The Daily Edge Steve the Cat has just heard about the €1 wine increase... Purrrnot Grigio

Steve the Cat has just heard about the €1 wine increase...

… and he needs a lie down.

From The Daily Edge PHOTOS: Steve the Cat’s pre-budget meeting Milking It This post contains images

PHOTOS: Steve the Cat’s pre-budget meeting

Economic analyst Mr Steve TheCat joins for Budget 2013.

# alternative-budget - Thursday 22 November, 2012

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 - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

‘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.