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#Water tax

# water-tax - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

'No Irish Water Tax' graffiti on New York building
# Mysterious
# Mysterious

'No Irish Water Tax' graffiti on New York building

Feb 4th 2015, 9:04 AM 19,975 Views 28 Comments

It comes as thousands of anti-water charge protesters took to the streets across Ireland last weekend.

# water-tax - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Irish Water doesn't want you inviting fairies to remove your meter
# Illegal
# Illegal

Irish Water doesn't want you inviting fairies to remove your meter

Nov 11th 2014, 10:52 AM 55,184 Views 341 Comments

The utility said that requesting someone to remove your meter is an offence.

# water-tax - Sunday 9 November, 2014

Water charges were scrapped in the mid-'90s, but what exactly happened?
# Rates
# Rates

Water charges were scrapped in the mid-'90s, but what exactly happened?

Nov 9th 2014, 5:30 PM 31,958 Views 46 Comments

Boycotts, disconnections, court orders, and shocking by-elections – it was quite the ride for the Rainbow Coalition.

# water-tax - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

1994: Homeowners told they could win cars and holidays if they paid their water charges
# Prize Draw
# Prize Draw

1994: Homeowners told they could win cars and holidays if they paid their water charges

Nov 5th 2014, 7:20 AM 32,963 Views 32 Comments

Home-owners in South Dublin were entered into a prize draw if they paid in full and on time.

# water-tax - Monday 3 November, 2014

We asked every TD and Senator if they're paying their water charges. Here's what they said...
# Our Survey Says...
# Our Survey Says...

We asked every TD and Senator if they're paying their water charges. Here's what they said...

Nov 3rd 2014, 9:05 AM 62,320 Views 69 Comments

Most elected representatives intend to pay their water bills, but some won’t and some are undecided….

# water-tax - Sunday 2 November, 2014

This water charges costume is a late contender for winner of Halloween
# H 2 OH
From The Daily Edge
# H 2 OH

This water charges costume is a late contender for winner of Halloween

Nov 2nd 2014, 3:30 PM 5,308 Views 0 Comments

Well played, sir.

# water-tax - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Poll: Will you pay your water charge bill?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you pay your water charge bill?

Oct 5th 2014, 10:08 AM 65,521 Views 451 Comments

What are your feelings?

# water-tax - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Gilmore on THAT water charges leaflet: 'What I was against then is what I'm against now'
# Explaining
# Explaining

Gilmore on THAT water charges leaflet: 'What I was against then is what I'm against now'

May 20th 2014, 6:15 AM 17,319 Views 81 Comments

“Yes, I am,” the Tánaiste said yesterday when asked if he was hearing anger on the doorsteps about water charges.

# water-tax - Friday 9 May, 2014

Pics: Water charge protesters joined the Taoiseach's Limerick canvass
# Meet And Greet
# Meet And Greet

Pics: Water charge protesters joined the Taoiseach's Limerick canvass

May 9th 2014, 12:11 PM 17,258 Views 105 Comments

Fine Gael said yesterday that Kenny was hoping to speak to as many people as possible in the run up to polling day and these guys were certainly ready to talk.

# water-tax - Friday 21 March, 2014

Column: The European Commission is not recognising the human right to water
# Right To Water
# Right To Water

Column: The European Commission is not recognising the human right to water

Mar 21st 2014, 6:04 PM 209 Views 96 Comments

There have been countless examples of how little Commissioners care about ordinary people. Now they have snubbed a proposal which almost 1.9 million people have put their names to, writes Paul Murphy MEP.

# water-tax - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

The Socialist Party is changing its name
# Water Tax
# Water Tax

The Socialist Party is changing its name

Mar 11th 2014, 12:57 PM 12,967 Views 94 Comments

It wants to highlight the water tax issue with the name “Stop the Water Tax – Socialist Party”.

# water-tax - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Column: The AAA emerged organically, not at the whim of the Socialist Party
# Austerity
# Austerity

Column: The AAA emerged organically, not at the whim of the Socialist Party

Feb 27th 2014, 1:00 PM 117 Views 84 Comments

There is a significant and growing political vacuum, and it’s into this vacuum that the Anti-Austerity Alliance has taken its first steps, writes Matt Waine.

# water-tax - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Dec 1st 2012, 5:00 PM 5,217 Views 5 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: 103% of adults fluent in Irish; evidence of a parliament found in Leinster House; rainwater is tax-free… for now.

# water-tax - Saturday 25 February, 2012

Protests against Household Charge to take place today
# Household Charge
# Household Charge

Protests against Household Charge to take place today

Feb 25th 2012, 11:46 AM 2,440 Views 68 Comments

Nationwide protests against the Government’s proposed €100 Household Charge are to take place today, with the Campaign Against Household & Water Taxes urging householders to boycott the charge.

# water-tax - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

Poll: Will you pay the household charge?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you pay the household charge?

Nov 30th 2011, 12:16 PM 11,407 Views 215 Comments

The €100 annual household charge is on the way but some say they won’t pay it. What will you do?