Written Answers. - VAT Yields from Newspapers.

Máirín Quill

Question:

63 Miss Quill asked the Minister for Finance the amount of VAT collected from the newspaper industry in each of the years 1992 to 1994. [9012/95]

It is assumed the Deputy's question relates to the VAT yield from the sale of newspapers in each of the years specified.

Estimated VAT yields from newspapers are as follows: 1992, £19 million; 1993, £25 million; 1994, £26.5 million.