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#Budget11

# budget-2011 - All time

TD Patrick Nulty resigns as Labour Party member
# Labour Pains
# Labour Pains

TD Patrick Nulty resigns as Labour Party member

Jun 21st 2013, 8:23 AM 8,890 Views 96 Comments

The TD, elected at a by-election in October 2011 before losing the whip over the Budget two months later, has issued a statement this morning.

Government's 2011 tax income misses Budget target by 2.5 per cent
# Exchequer
# Exchequer

Government's 2011 tax income misses Budget target by 2.5 per cent

Jan 4th 2012, 5:02 PM 3,223 Views 47 Comments

New data published by the Department of Finance show that income tax, VAT and corporation tax were all lower than expected.

Recessions, downgrades and Super Mario - 2011: the year in money
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

Recessions, downgrades and Super Mario - 2011: the year in money

Dec 29th 2011, 10:58 AM 1,462 Views 5 Comments

2011 may be remembered in future as the year we sorted out the financial crisis – or the year in which it grew beyond our control.

PLAY: Budget Bingo 2012
# Budget Bingo
From The Daily Edge
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PLAY: Budget Bingo 2012

Dec 5th 2011, 11:00 AM 1,557 Views 0 Comments

It’s that time of year again – so why not ease your Budget anxieties with a round of TheJournal.ie’s Budget Bingo…

Jackie Healy-Rae threatened to withdraw support from government who told 'blatant lies'
# Healy-Rae
# Healy-Rae

Jackie Healy-Rae threatened to withdraw support from government who told 'blatant lies'

Jun 5th 2011, 3:18 PM 1,362 Views 25 Comments

New documents published by RTÉ reveal details of the correspondence between the independent Kerry TD and the government prior to last December’s budget as well as earlier this year.

Payday a black day for many Irish workers
# Payday
# Payday

Payday a black day for many Irish workers

Jan 27th 2011, 7:41 PM 1,394 Views 0 Comments

Enquiries to make contact with financial institutions and counselling services saw a hike as workers find a hole in their January pay packet.

Michael Lowry and the Finance Bill: his statement in full
# Michael Lowry
# Michael Lowry

Michael Lowry and the Finance Bill: his statement in full

Jan 25th 2011, 4:01 PM 792 Views 0 Comments

The full text of Michael Lowry’s statement on his opposition to the Finance Bill, which may now fail to survive the Dáil.

Finance Bill delays property tax relief changes
# Finance Bill
# Finance Bill

Finance Bill delays property tax relief changes

Jan 21st 2011, 6:57 PM 588 Views 0 Comments

The Bill also brings deadline for filing self-employed income tax and capital gains tax forward, and specifies cuts to tax relief on third-level fees.

2010 in review: September
# Review2010
# Review2010

2010 in review: September

Dec 27th 2010, 11:56 AM 700 Views 0 Comments

A ‘final’ cost on Anglo Irish Bank, scorn for Conor Lenihan, and questions over Brian Cowen’s Morning Ireland performance.

#minimum wage
# Minimum Wage
# Minimum Wage

#minimum wage

Dec 10th 2010, 1:23 PM 179 Views 0 Comments

Budget 2011: Final Bill comes before Dáil today
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# Budget11

Budget 2011: Final Bill comes before Dáil today

Dec 10th 2010, 8:33 AM 692 Views 0 Comments

Bill which sees minimum wage cut by a euro, reduces the salaries of the Taoiseach and ministers, and reduces public service pensions is expected to pass Dáil vote today.

Social Welfare Bill passed
# Breaking
# Breaking

Social Welfare Bill passed

Dec 9th 2010, 5:18 PM 244 Views 0 Comments

July 2010: Brian Lenihan calls end to "mad bonuses". Dec 2010: AIB bankers get €40m bonus.
# AIB
# AIB

July 2010: Brian Lenihan calls end to "mad bonuses". Dec 2010: AIB bankers get €40m bonus.

Dec 9th 2010, 9:19 AM 1,347 Views 0 Comments

Bank bailed out by taxpayers says it is contractually obliged to pay bonuses from 2008 – the year the banking crisis hit.

Budget 2011: Child benefit, social welfare cuts come before Dáil
# Budget11
# Budget11

Budget 2011: Child benefit, social welfare cuts come before Dáil

Dec 9th 2010, 8:32 AM 2,808 Views 0 Comments

Minister Ó Cuív defends leaving pension payments untouched while cutting child and disability support.

Budget 2011: Dáil votes to proceed with Social Welfare Bill
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# Budget11

Budget 2011: Dáil votes to proceed with Social Welfare Bill

Dec 8th 2010, 7:12 PM 357 Views 0 Comments

Budget 2011: Bumper payday for self-employed high earners
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# Budget11

Budget 2011: Bumper payday for self-employed high earners

Dec 8th 2010, 6:14 PM 2,206 Views 0 Comments

Self-employed single people earning over €200,150 a year will be better off in 2011, thanks to generous reform of the PRSI system.

Budget 2011: the tabloid take
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# Budget11

Budget 2011: the tabloid take

Dec 8th 2010, 2:22 PM 1,221 Views 1 Comment

Slideshow: A round-up of the front pages of Ireland’s red tops this morning.

Cowen says “no one is more sorry” Ireland is in this situation than he is
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# Budget11

Cowen says “no one is more sorry” Ireland is in this situation than he is

Dec 8th 2010, 1:50 PM 1,001 Views 0 Comments

Brian Cowen says it’s his responsibility to instil confidence in Ireland, and then rounds on the alternative government.

Budget 2011: Alcohol and cigarette levies would send trade away - Lenihan
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# Budget11

Budget 2011: Alcohol and cigarette levies would send trade away - Lenihan

Dec 8th 2010, 1:05 PM 1,347 Views 0 Comments

New levies on alcohol would send further shoppers to the North, while cigarette levies would play into the hands of smugglers.

Dáil leaders debate savage Budget 2011 cuts
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# Budget11

Dáil leaders debate savage Budget 2011 cuts

Dec 8th 2010, 12:27 PM 529 Views 0 Comments

Enda Kenny decries Brian Cowen’s “scoffs” at FG policy, while the Taoiseach says an FG-Labour coalition couldn’t govern.

Budget 2011: What the world's press thinks
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# Budget11

Budget 2011: What the world's press thinks

Dec 8th 2010, 11:20 AM 1,402 Views 0 Comments

Is Ireland’s Budget an “austerity masterclass”, “the first crucial step to recovery”, or just “the harshest ever proposed”?

Budget 2011: the war of words
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# Budget11

Budget 2011: the war of words

Dec 8th 2010, 11:14 AM 921 Views 0 Comments

The war is not just being fought on the economic front…Budget 2011 has also turned out to be a battle of wit.

Budget 2011: In Numbers
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# Budget11

Budget 2011: In Numbers

Dec 8th 2010, 10:07 AM 2,552 Views 0 Comments

The main points of Budget 2011, broken down by TheJournal.ie into a by-the-numbers guide.

Poll: Are you more worried about your finances now than you were before Budget 2011?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you more worried about your finances now than you were before Budget 2011?

Dec 8th 2010, 9:39 AM 787 Views 0 Comments

Or has the Budget reassured you about your future, and that of the country?

Budget 2011: The first legislation 'to make families hungry'
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# Budget11

Budget 2011: The first legislation 'to make families hungry'

Dec 8th 2010, 9:31 AM 1,068 Views 0 Comments

The low paid, middle-incomes, families, social welfare recipients, the Taoiseach, the President: did only the TDs escape?

Dude, where's my six billion? An economist's perspective on Budget 2011
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# Budget11

Dude, where's my six billion? An economist's perspective on Budget 2011

Dec 8th 2010, 9:10 AM 31 Views 0 Comments

Was everyone so busy denouncing what happened in the Budget, they forgot to look at what actually happened?

Child benefit and social welfare cuts come before Oireachtas
# Budget11
# Budget11

Child benefit and social welfare cuts come before Oireachtas

Dec 8th 2010, 8:29 AM 1,239 Views 0 Comments

Dáil to debate changes to social welfare payments including child benefit and the jobseeker’s allowance as proposed in the Budget.

Small businessowner, income of €20,000 - €35,000
# Virtual Panel
# Virtual Panel

Small businessowner, income of €20,000 - €35,000

Dec 7th 2010, 10:26 PM 729 Views 0 Comments

Sue is married and has been running her own business for the past ten years

Married with children, unemployed, relying on social welfare
# Virtual Panel
# Virtual Panel

Married with children, unemployed, relying on social welfare

Dec 7th 2010, 10:26 PM 851 Views 0 Comments

Michael is cohabiting, has two children, and is currently unemployed.

Retired and living on old age pension
# Virtual Panel
# Virtual Panel

Retired and living on old age pension

Dec 7th 2010, 10:23 PM 685 Views 0 Comments

Noel is an 83-year-old retired widower who receives the old age pension.

President offers to take Budget 2011's biggest wage cut
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# Budget11

President offers to take Budget 2011's biggest wage cut

Dec 7th 2010, 10:19 PM 1,806 Views 0 Comments

Mary McAleese volunteers to cap her public sector salary at €250,000 next year – that’s a drop of €75,000

Budget 2011 hits ministerial planes, (cranes) and automobiles
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# Budget11

Budget 2011 hits ministerial planes, (cranes) and automobiles

Dec 7th 2010, 9:36 PM 588 Views 0 Comments

Pooling the Mercs and dropping the Learjet: the Government find themselves transported to a new era of getting around.

Budget 2011: the expert view
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# Budget11

Budget 2011: the expert view

Dec 7th 2010, 9:21 PM 3,086 Views 0 Comments

We asked five experts what they made of Budget 2011.

Found: the one person who's better off after Budget 2011
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# Budget11

Found: the one person who's better off after Budget 2011

Dec 7th 2010, 9:07 PM 4,670 Views 0 Comments

If you live at home, have no dependants, don’t pay a trade union subscription and are earning exactly €26,001 – congratulations. This Budget has left you better off.

Director of a small business
# Virtual Panel
# Virtual Panel

Director of a small business

Dec 7th 2010, 8:34 PM 568 Views 0 Comments

Mark is married with one child and is the director of a small consulting business.

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