Month: May 2009
Briefing Paper 4 – Submission to the Taxation Commission
Download: Briefing Paper 4 1. Introduction The rapidly collapsing world economy and Ireland’s particular condition within it present profound and immediate challenges both to the Irish Government and the Irish people. In addition, with our national focus on crisis management we are failing to engage with the near-to-medium term risks of an energy-induced systemic crisis […]Read more »
Land Value Tax would be "fair and dependable"
Ireland is faced with reacting to a rapidly collapsing world economy whilst at the same time addressing a looming energy crisis that will dwarf the current economic crisis in both consequences and complexity, it was claimed yesterday. In a meeting with the Commission on Taxation representatives from the Environmental Pillar argued for the introduction of […]Read more »
Briefing Paper 3 – Position on Infrastructure Investment
Position on Infrastructure Investment – Spending and investment priorities for the future Spending and investment capacity for the foreseeable future is going to be extremely limited with restriction on Government capital expenditure. There is particular need to ensure that future investment decisions in transport and energy are strategically considered and are based on principles of […]Read more »