Archive for the category: ‘Statements’

Eurogroup President Donohoe to discuss the EU Recovery & Resilience Facility and future EU – US monetary and financial relations

18th January, 2021

As the vaccine roll out gathers pace around Europe, Euro Finance Ministers are working to roll out the unprecedented EU economic package agreed last......

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Minister Donohoe publishes an Update to Ireland’s 2018 Corporation Tax Roadmap 

14th January, 2021

The Update takes stock of the changing international tax environment, outlines the significant actions Ireland has taken to date and the further actions that......

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Donohoe welcomes Commission’s proposal on Brexit Adjustment Reserve allocations

13th January, 2021

The Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe T.D., today (Wednesday) welcomed the European Commission’s proposal on the Brexit Adjustment Reserve, which aims to provide financial......

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Minister Donohoe encourages businesses to avail of supports as further restrictions take effect

8th January, 2021

The Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe TD, has today (Friday) encouraged businesses to avail of the range of support schemes in place to reduce......

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Government extends subsidy rates for the Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme until March 31st

6th January, 2021

The Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe, T.D., has today (Wednesday) announced that the current rates of subsidy provided by the Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme......

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Deficit of €19 billion expected in 2020: Taxes down €2.1 billion & expenditure up €17.9 billion on 2019 – Donohoe & McGrath

5th January, 2021

Today’s Exchequer figures show that tax revenues in 2020 were down €2.1 billion, or 3.6 per cent on 2019; Income tax receipts were down €224 million, or 1 per cent on 2019, a smaller than expected fall due......

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Minister Donohoe launches Dublin’s North East Inner City (NEIC) 2020 Progress Report

22nd December, 2020

4th Progress Report shows continued improvements and commitment of all involved The Minister for Finance and local Dublin Central TD, Paschal Donohoe, today (Tuesday),......

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Minister Donohoe undertakes programme of Eurogroup Presidency official visits

9th December, 2020

For the first time Minister Donohoe will present at Euro Summit as President of the Eurogroup The Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe TD, will......

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Extension to ‘pay and file’ deadline leads to large November tax shortfall, while Government supports continue to increase – Donohoe & McGrath

2nd December, 2020

Today’s Exchequer figures show that tax revenues in November were down €1.4 billion, or 14 per cent, on the same month last year; November......

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Minister Donohoe to introduce Finance Bill Report Stage Amendment on accelerated capital allowances for farm safety equipment

27th November, 2020

Need to proritise amendment due to fact that half of all fatal workplace incidents occur in the agriculture, fishing and forestry sector   The......

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