What Budget 2018 means for someone earning around €20000

What Budget 2018 means for someone earning around €20000

What Budget 2018 means for someone earning around €20000

This tax will be brought in at a rate of 30c a litre on drinks with over eight grammes of sugar per 100ml.

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said there would be "no fireworks" and no "big bonanza" as Budget 2018 was unveiled today.

It will be kicked off with €1.5bn from the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, which makes commercial investments with state finances, before annual payments of 500 million euro a year are made from 2019.

In a bid to address the homelessness crisis, €1.8 billion (£1.6 billion) will be allocated for housing.

Outlining the near billion euro package of tax and spending, Mr Donohoe said: "We redouble our efforts to rise to the challenges that exist while mapping out our national response to the new risks but also to the new opportunities of tomorrow".

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Value-Added Tax rate on sunbed services increases from 13.5% to 23% due to link to cancer from use of sunbeds.

All weekly social welfare payments to be increased by €5 (£4.47) starting from the last week of March.

The government stuck to its ratio of over 2:1 in favour of spending increase over tax cuts, increasing current spending in line with the 3.5 percent growth in the economy as services try to keep pace with a population that is also the fastest growing in the EU.

The entry rate to USC has not changed - and remains in place for people who earn more than €13,000 per year.

He has also declared war on vacant site owners, with the levy on this doubling from 3% to 7% by 2020. Measures focused on housing will establish a new agency to lend to construction companies, allowing them to partially fund projects in a more cost effective way. An 85% Christmas bonus will be paid this year.

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The deep depression that lay centred near the city last night has moved towards the western districts causing heavy rain there. Waterlogging and uprooted trees blocked some thoroughfares of the city , delaying the morning rush hour traffic.

On income taxes, this is where the payback begins for average working families.

There will be no savings in PRSI or income tax.

-Additional 800 Gardai to be recruited next year.

The Earned Income Credit for the self-employed will be increased by €200 to bring it to €1,150 a year from 2018.

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