Tuesday, 2 July 2013

Questions (193)

Pearse Doherty

Question:

193. Deputy Pearse Doherty asked the Minister for Finance the amounts of VAT, excise duty or other indirect taxes taken as a proportion of income tax, for example, for every €1 taken in income tax, €1.20 is taken in VAT. [31717/13]

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Written answers (Question to Finance)

The table provided shows the tax revenue received to the Exchequer in the first 5 months of 2013 in respect of income tax and indirect taxes and also provides the requested ratios.

Tax Revenue end May 2013

€ million

Ratio to Income Tax

Income Tax

6,122.19

1.00

Value Added Tax

4,994.04

0.82

Excise Duty

1,833.03

0.30

Customs

84.96

0.01