Category: Welfare


Pension levy - illustrating 'upside-down' nature of tax reliefs

26/02/2009

Gerard Hughes and Jim Stewart of progressive-economy@tasc have taken a closer look at the pension levy, which concluded its passage through the Dail …

Paying twice for public service pensions

Gerard Hughes 22/02/2009

Gerard Hughes: The Government argues that the pension levy is justified because public service pensions are significantly more favourable than the …

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