Tuesday, 29 September 2020

Ceisteanna (275)

Patrick Costello

Ceist:

275. Deputy Patrick Costello asked the Minister for Finance the estimated additional revenue that would be generated if the betting duty levy increased from 2% to 2.5%. [26854/20]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Finance)

I am advised by Revenue that the pre-Budget 2021 Ready Reckoner is published at:

https://www.revenue.ie/en/corporate/documents/statistics/ready-reckoner.pdf

On page 24, it shows the estimated additional yield from increasing Betting Duty by a range of amounts, including an increase of 0.5% which is estimated as €23m in a full year.