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Dáil Éireann debate -
Thursday, 1 May 1969

Vol. 240 No. 3

Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Newspaper Taxes.


andMr. Timmins asked the Minister for Finance the result of his meeting with the representatives of national and provincial newspapers regarding the abolition of the turnover and wholesale taxes; and if he will make a statement on the matter.

I informed the newspaper representatives that while I would give full consideration to their request I could not hold out any hope this year of exempting newspapers from turnover tax or wholesale tax.