Wednesday, 3 July 2019

Questions (109)

Catherine Martin

Question:

109. Deputy Catherine Martin asked the Minister for Finance his views on ticket taxes, kerosene levies and value added tax,respectively, on air travel; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [28404/19]

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Written answers (Question to Finance)

The issue of aviation taxes is currently the subject of discussions amongst Member States and a matter for consideration by the European Commission in the context of its legislative right of initiative. We understand the context in which such discussions are taking place and Ireland will engage in any EU level discussions on this issue in a constructive manner.

Question No. 110 answered with Question No. 108.