Friday, 6 September 2019

Questions (143)

Willie O'Dea


143. Deputy Willie O'Dea asked the Minister for Finance the estimated amount that would be generated if the 2% stamp duty on houses that are sold for in excess of €1 million was increased to 3%; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [36107/19]

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Written answers (Question to Finance)

I am advised by Revenue that a Ready Reckoner providing estimated impacts for potential changes to a wide range of taxes and duties is available at

Regarding your question on stamp duty, the Ready Reckoner provides the estimated impact of increasing the rate of Stamp Duty on the excess of considerations on residential properties over €1 million to 3% on page 19.