Tuesday, 2 July 2019

Ceisteanna (201)

Mary Lou McDonald

Ceist:

201. Deputy Mary Lou McDonald asked the Minister for Finance the number of live studies, reviews and research undertaken or commissioned by him; and the date by which each study, review and research is scheduled to be completed. [27882/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Finance)

In response to the Deputy's question, the following table sets out the live studies, reviews and research currently being undertaken by my Department, including the date by which each is scheduled to be completed.

Live studies, reviews and research undertaken or commissioned

Date by which each study, review and research is scheduled to be completed

Department of Finance History Fellowship

2022

Residential Construction and Aggregate Bank Funding

Q4 2019 (December)

IGEES Joint Research project - Opinions and aspirations of the over 55s towards housing

Q4 2019 (December)

Purchasing and Selling Activity of Institutional Investors

Q4 2019 (December)

Studying the reasons for the decline of the labour share of national income across Europe

Q4 2019 (December)

2019 Review of the Research and Development Tax Credit

Q4 2019 (October)

Second Section 227 Review into NAMA's achievement of its objectives.

Q4 2019

Credit Union Advisory Committee (CUAC) currently undertaking Research with Directors of Credit Unions.

Q4 2019

ESRI Joint Research Programme - The effects of an incremental increase in the Irish carbon tax towards 2030

Q4 2019

ESRI Joint Research Programme - Corporation Tax Elasticities

Q4 2019

ESRI Joint Research Programme - Growth Enhancing Fiscal Policies

Q4 2019

Report of the Tax Forecasting Methodology Review Group 2019

Q4 2019

Economic evaluation by Indecon consulting to consider how the objectives of community banking and how the local provision of banking and financial services could be furthered.

Q4 2019

Department of Finance to consider the establishment of a Central Bank stakeholder engagement group (Action measure no. 2 as part of the 2019 actions under the "Ireland for Finance: The strategy for the development of Ireland's international financial services sector to 2025" which is available here: https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/209a77-ifs2020-strategy/)

Q4 2019

Department of Finance will work with the CSO and others towards further collection and analysis of data on the IFS sector

(Action measure no. 12 as part of the 2019 actions under the "Ireland for Finance: The strategy for the development of Ireland's international financial services sector to 2025" which is available here: https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/209a77-ifs2020-strategy/)

Q4 2019

Review of the Home Carer Tax Credit

Q4 2019

Department of Finance/ESRI joint research paper on SME Investment Patterns

Q4 2019

Review of Capital Gains Tax Entrepreneur Relief (Section 597AA TCA 1997)

Q3/Q4 2019

Review of Capital Gains Tax Farm Restructuring Relief (Section 604B TCA 1997)

Q3/Q4 2019

Review of the Special Assignee Relief Programme and the Foreign Earnings Deduction

Q3 2019 (August)

Research paper on the Balance of Payments in Ireland (conducted internally)

Q3 2019 (July/August)

Tax Strategy Group Paper - Real Estate Investment Trusts, Irish Real Estate Funds and Section 110 Companies as they invest in the Irish Property Market

Q3 2019 (July)

SME Credit Demand Survey October 2018 – March 2019

Q3 2019

Research into capping the cost of licensed moneylenders and other regulatory matters

Q3 2019

Developing a nowcasting model for underlying economic activity in Ireland

Q3 2019

Review of Government Bank Remuneration Policy

2019

Fiscal Vulnerabilities Scoping Paper

Q3 2019