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# windfall

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April 2023
# windfall
Corporation tax up 71% in the first quarter of 2023 - but half of it is 'unlikely to be permanent'
However, Finance Minister Michael McGrath has said around half of that tax take is unlikely to be permanent.
All time
# windfall
National Lottery reveals list of third place winners as jackpot rolls over... again
A total of 209 people have benefited from the boosted prize funds, to a total of almost €16 million.
# windfall
Doherty completes Tottenham move as Bohemians set to land massive payday
The 28-year-old Dubiner has signed a contract that will keep him at the club until 2024.
# windfall
Friend willing to step back and reassess Connacht approach as they bow out of Europe
The Australian also welcomed news confirming €20 million-worth of grants to go towards the Sportsground’s redevelopment.
# Pay Day
IRFU promise to invest €27 million land sale fee into grassroots rugby
The union has sold a 92-acre site in the Newlands Cross area of Dublin.
# windfall
Minister for Finance says corporation tax take is actually €1 billion higher than expected
As a result, Paschal Donohoe expects the Budget to balance rather than run a deficit as had been expected.
# windfall
Poll: Would you return the money if you were overpaid?
An Australia worker was recently overpaid nearly $490,000. Would you give it back?
# Sports
€1.5 million announced by Ross is new 'windfall' funding
Questions had been asked about where the funding had come from.
# Receiving Cash
Nama has paid over €115 million to receivers since the property crash
Grant Thornton has received €17.28 million for its work in the area.
# windfall
Euro 2016 attracted 613,000 visitors and generated €1.2 billion for the French economy
It’s safe to assume that Irish fans contributed their fair share.
# Back in black
Man United the first British club to earn more than half a billion pounds in one year
And the revenue is expected to keep rising.
# Winner winner
Dundalk to earn more than €6m in Europe and there are plenty of more bonuses on offer
The Lilywhites could also earn a further €360,000 for each win they record in the Europa League group stages.
# do the maths
Jordan Spieth's caddy was a maths teacher not so long ago - yesterday he landed a windfall
Not bad for carrying a bag around a field.
# strike it lucky
Galway punter claims a whopping €206k back off his €1 football accumulator
The jammy sod called the results of 17 matches correctly last night to earn nearly a quarter of a million.
# windfall
Connacht boosted by over €1 million in extra funding from IRFU
The western province are set to improve their strength and conditioning facilities and have appointed Paul Bunce as their new head of fitness.
# windfall
Facebook CEO made $3.3 billion in stock options last year
According to regulatory documents filed on Monday, Zuckerberg has reduced his salary to $1 a year.
# WooHoo
Teenager gets $31,000 in bank error... and spends it
Understandable really.
# gas money
Bord Gáis price hikes questioned as staff set to share €54m payout
Bord Gáis workers are to split a windfall after the winding up of the company’s share ownership scheme.
# windfall
Sergio Garcia wins Iskandar Johor Open (and a cool $2m)
Thunderstorms reduced the tournament to a 54-hole contest but Garcia showed he was still in control.
# windfall
'Game changer': BT secure £152M Premiership Rugby broadcast rights
The deal will also dilute Sky TV’s monopoly on Heineken Cup coverage.
# vox pop
WATCH: What would you do if you won the Lotto?
How would you spend an unexpected windfall – charity donations, a house, a holiday, a woman? Or would you just take out a massive ad in the papers to make all your enemies jealous…