Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Super-Tax Assessments.

asked the Minister for Finance if he can state the number of persons assessed for super-tax in the financial year ending March 31st, 1929, under the following headings:— (a) Incomes of less than £3,000 per annum; (b) incomes exceeding £3,000 and less than £5,000 per annum; (c) incomes exceeding £5,000 and less than £10,000 per annum; and (d) incomes over £10,000 per annum.

The number of persons assessed to super-tax in the financial year ended 31st March, 1929, was:—

Incomes not exceeding £3,000 per annum

707

Incomes exceeding £3,000 and not exceeding £5,000

449

Incomes exceeding £5,000 and not exceeding £10,000

266

Incomes over £10,000

85

Total

1,507