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Budget 2018 - Live Thread

Discussion in 'Budget 2018' started by Superhans, Oct 10, 2017.

  1. anderson

    anderson Respected Member Battle Royale Political Irish

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    All for immigrants.
     
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  2. Coldfish

    Coldfish Member Political Irish

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    750 million to be lent to land owners to build homes!
     
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  3. Danny Dyer`s Pants

    Danny Dyer`s Pants Member Political Irish

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    €750m of Ireland Strategic Investment Fund to be made available for commercial development residential projects
     
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  4. Danny Dyer`s Pants

    Danny Dyer`s Pants Member Political Irish

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    Stamp duty up from 2% to 6% on commercial property.
     
  5. Cassandra Syndrome

    Cassandra Syndrome Member Political Irish

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    Throwing more money at the HSE is not the awnser.
     
  6. TheLoneHurler

    TheLoneHurler New Political Irish

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    Sugar tax. Interesting.
     
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  7. Blokey

    Blokey Member Political Irish

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    Revenue raising, that is all.
     
  8. cheekycnt

    cheekycnt Member Political Irish

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    There will be an increase of €2.5 million in the allocation for the Irish language and the Gaeltacht in 2018, with additional funding for the language planning process, including Údarás na Gaeltachta and various training programs in Irish.

    Total waste of money.
     
  9. bobsecret

    bobsecret Member Political Irish

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    1.7 billion for special needs, 1,000 extra Special Needs Assistants.


    All for immigrant childrwn no doubt.
     
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  10. Cattleblast

    Cattleblast New Member Political Irish

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    USC reduction to 2% is welcome.
     
  11. anderson

    anderson Respected Member Battle Royale Political Irish

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    Prescription charges down to 2 euro per item., pathetic.
     
  12. anderson

    anderson Respected Member Battle Royale Political Irish

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    50c on a packet of ciggies is nuts, just forces people to shop elsewhere.