Tuesday, 17 September 2019

Ceisteanna (130)

Catherine Murphy

Ceist:

130. Deputy Catherine Murphy asked the Minister for Finance the amount raised from the betting tax in the past three years to date; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [37448/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Finance)

I am advised by Revenue that Betting Duty receipts for the years to 2018 are published on the Revenue website at link:

www.revenue.ie/en/corporate/documents/statistics/excise/betting-duty-receipts.pdf .

I am also advised that €68.1 million was paid in respect of Betting Duty in the period to end August 2019.