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#IFAC

# ifac - Yesterday’s News

Government's 'risky' budget strategy could put debt on 'unsustainable path', watchdog warns
# Fiscal Advisory Council
# Fiscal Advisory Council

Government's 'risky' budget strategy could put debt on 'unsustainable path', watchdog warns

Wed 9:58 AM 12,205 Views 23 Comments

The Fiscal Advisory Council said there are “clear needs” to tackle housing, health and climate shortfalls.

# ifac - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Pension age unsustainable in the long term, according to report by fiscal council
# Pension Age
# Pension Age

Pension age unsustainable in the long term, according to report by fiscal council

Jul 15th 2020, 6:10 AM 32,443 Views 48 Comments

Increased costs due to pensions and healthcare will drive future fiscal policy.

# ifac - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Using 'volatile' corporate tax receipts to plug spending overruns may be unsustainable, watchdog warns
# IFAC
# IFAC

Using 'volatile' corporate tax receipts to plug spending overruns may be unsustainable, watchdog warns

Nov 28th 2019, 7:39 AM 7,337 Views 30 Comments

As much as €6 billion in corporate tax receipts is “excess” and unexplained, the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council has said.

# ifac - Friday 27 September, 2019

'Entirely possible' we could have another Budget within the space of a few months
# Supplementary Budget
# Supplementary Budget

'Entirely possible' we could have another Budget within the space of a few months

Sep 27th 2019, 6:15 AM 9,766 Views 15 Comments

Minister Paschal Donohoe has framed October’s Budget on the presumption of a no-deal Brexit.

# ifac - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Most people want income tax cuts rather than increased spending in Budget 2019
# Show Me The Money
# Show Me The Money

Most people want income tax cuts rather than increased spending in Budget 2019

Sep 15th 2018, 4:00 PM 21,441 Views 137 Comments

Social welfare increases and a jump in the standard cut-off rate for income tax are expected.

# ifac - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Fiscal watchdog warns of "loss of momentum" of economic growth
# Economy
# Economy

Fiscal watchdog warns of "loss of momentum" of economic growth

Nov 30th 2016, 7:04 AM 7,833 Views 51 Comments

A new report said increased spending would have to be offset by raising taxes.

# ifac - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Sorry Michael: Spending watchdog still thinks Noonan should cut €2bn in the budget
# MacGill
# MacGill

Sorry Michael: Spending watchdog still thinks Noonan should cut €2bn in the budget

Jul 23rd 2014, 10:21 PM 7,872 Views 23 Comments

Economic figures warned Michael Noonan that the hard slog is not over at the MacGill Summer School tonight.

# ifac - Friday 20 June, 2014

The briefcase: this was the week in business
# Inbox Me
# Inbox Me

The briefcase: this was the week in business

Jun 20th 2014, 12:00 PM 4,258 Views 3 Comments

Opening shots in the budget war, cuddly Ryanair, and everything in between…

# ifac - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

What the IFAC? Five questions about the guys who want a tougher budget this year
# Analysis
# Analysis

What the IFAC? Five questions about the guys who want a tougher budget this year

Jun 17th 2014, 7:15 AM 5,869 Views 16 Comments

This morning IFAC called on Government to stick to the €2 billion adjustment – but who are they, and why are they so eager to keep costs down?

Spending watchdog tells Government to stick to €2 billion austerity target
# STICK TO IT
# STICK TO IT

Spending watchdog tells Government to stick to €2 billion austerity target

Jun 17th 2014, 6:15 AM 4,352 Views 21 Comments

The Fiscal Advisory Council is urging the government to stick to this year’s target, but promising an easing off of austerity next year.