219. Deputy Robert Dowds asked the Minister for Finance if tobacco companies with operations here availed of the tax credit for research and development expenditure in any of the past three years for which figures are available. [10203/13] View answer
I am informed by the Revenue Commissioners that their obligation to observe confidentiality for taxpayers and small groups of taxpayers precludes them from providing the information requested.
Questions Nos. 220 to 222, inclusive, answered with Question No. 212.
Question No. 223 answered with Question No. 215.