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# excise duty

Last year
Alcohol Action express disappointment as no new measures for booze announced in Budget 2024
Average price for a packet of cigarettes now €16.75 after 75 cent tax hike
Eamon Ryan claims Green Party is the 'most effective' junior coalition partner in Irish history
Motorists face increased costs as price of petrol and diesel set to rise from tomorrow
There has been an average of 152 pub closures a year in Ireland since 2019
Petrol prices: Donohoe defends excise rate increase, says not doing so would cost €700m
Full tank of petrol to rise by €3.60, diesel by €3 as excise duty cuts expire at midnight
All time
Government not planning to reduce excise duty on alcohol following Heineken price rise
Petrol prices: Consumer watchdog receives almost 200 complaints in two weeks
Taoiseach says fuel price gouging 'morally reprehensible' as watchdog receives 25 more complaints
'Panic buying will only make the situation worse,' say Ireland's oil and fuel suppliers
Most packets of cigarettes will now cost €15 after 50c tax hike
A pack of 20 cigarettes will now cost €13.50
Drinks industry calls for drop in 'uncompetitive' alcohol tax as sterling value continues to fall
Drinking wine in Ireland is expensive. Really, really expensive
Complaints about petrol 'stretching' in Mayo force gardaí to act
Reducing the price of a pint by 5c would cost the government €41 million
The government needs to rethink its approach to whiskey (and not the stuff in the Dáil bar)
61% of independent off-licences will sack staff if excise duty rises
New rules to restrict cigarettes bought into Ireland from certain EU countries
Off Licence association to bring wine excise increase to EU Commission
More off-licences expected to close if government refuses to reduce excise duty
Taxman rakes in €17.6bn in last six months despite missing excise, VAT targets
State's income for three of the 'big four' taxes is less than expected
Deficit stands at €3.7 billion in latest exchequer returns
Exchequer returns show slight fall in tax take for February
Exchequer figures show slight fall in government income in January
Budget 2013: what measures kick in today
The Evening with added dogs who can drive
Exchequer returns: Government's tax take 0.5 per cent below target
Government income for 2012 to fall short of Budget target
351,000 contraband cigarettes seized at Dublin Port
Food industry not convinced by sugar tax, but neither are dentists
Exchequer returns show €2.9 billion deficit due, in part, to payment to the ESM
Exchequer returns show tax take up but deficit at over €11bn
11 things to know about the IMF's latest Irish review
Tax revenues ahead of target in first five months of 2012
Government likely to vote against FF proposal to cut fuel duty
Noonan rules out cuts to fuel taxes despite record prices
Backbencher calls for examination of scrapping motor tax