Tuesday, 2 July 2019

Questions (196)

Peter Burke


196. Deputy Peter Burke asked the Minister for Finance the estimated cost of reducing a tax by percentage points (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [27698/19]

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Written answers (Question to Finance)

I am informed by the Revenue Commissioners that the cost of reducing the rate of DIRT can be found in Revenue’s Ready Reckoner at link: https://www.revenue.ie/en/corporate/information-about-revenue/statistics/ready-reckoner/index.aspx.

For the Deputy's convenience, the following table presents this information.

Reduction in the standard rate of DIRT

Full Year € Million

From 33% to 31%


From 33% to 29%


From 33% to 27%