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#budget 2018

From TheJournal.ie Which Budget changes kick in today? What's Happening

Which Budget changes kick in today?

Changes to tax bands and USC take effect today – here’s how they’ll impact your pocket.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland is getting a new internship programme Budget 2018

Ireland is getting a new internship programme

The new scheme aims to target young people who find it difficult to enter employment.

From TheJournal.ie Budget 2018 is over - here are some important things you may have missed Policy

Budget 2018 is over - here are some important things you may have missed

Key details about tax – and tax avoidance – flew under the radar.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Why has a big post-Budget row erupted over women's State pensions? Not Fair

Explainer: Why has a big post-Budget row erupted over women's State pensions?

Many are angry that their State pension payments are significantly smaller than they would have been before 2012.

From TheJournal.ie We put your Budget 2018 questions to the Taoiseach and Minister for Finance Live
From TheJournal.ie 'I'm not making changes because someone demanded it': Donohoe says Budget was Fine Gael's decision

'I'm not making changes because someone demanded it': Donohoe says Budget was Fine Gael's decision

The Taoiseach and Minister for Finance joined TheJournal.ie this evening to answer your questions about the Budget.

From TheJournal.ie Watch: We answered all of your Budget 2018 questions live Facebook Live

Watch: We answered all of your Budget 2018 questions live

USC cuts, tax band increases and the Christmas bonus.

From TheJournal.ie Eamon Ryan used a Simpsons reference in the Dáil yesterday Perfectly Cromulent

Eamon Ryan used a Simpsons reference in the Dáil yesterday

A noble Budget embiggens the smallest man.

Eamon Ryan dropped a casual Simpsons reference in the Dáil yesterday

A noble Budget embiggens the smallest man.

From TheJournal.ie Budget 2018 measures will bring only 31 additional social housing builds next year Housing Crisis

Budget 2018 measures will bring only 31 additional social housing builds next year

The housing budget was increased to €1.9 billion for 2018 but will result in only 31 new builds more than those we already knew about.

From TheJournal.ie Extra €2.5m to help Irish language outside the Gaeltacht and to create jobs within Gaeltacht

Extra €2.5m to help Irish language outside the Gaeltacht and to create jobs within

Údarás na Gaeltachta said having a Taoiseach who spoke Irish was “without doubt” helpful to securing funding for the Irish language.

From TheJournal.ie Debate Room: Has Budget 2018 moved towards solving the housing crisis? Read Me

Debate Room: Has Budget 2018 moved towards solving the housing crisis?

Paschal Donohoe has delivered his first Budget. But has it been a Budget that tackles the housing crisis?

From TheJournal.ie Coke, 7UP and... tonic water? The drinks that will be hit by the sugar tax Cut The Fizz

Coke, 7UP and... tonic water? The drinks that will be hit by the sugar tax

There will be a tax of 30c per litre on drinks with over eight grams of sugar per 100 millilitres.

From TheJournal.ie The Christmas bonus will be given at the start of December Festive Cheer

The Christmas bonus will be given at the start of December

The cost of the Christmas bonus is €219 million.

From TheJournal.ie What's behind the Budget 2018 decisions? YOUR chance to ask Leo and Paschal Facebook Live

What's behind the Budget 2018 decisions? YOUR chance to ask Leo and Paschal

Get in your questions to the Taoiseach and Finance Minister ahead of tomorrow night’s Facebook Live.

From TheJournal.ie Here's what Budget 2018 means for someone earning around €100,000 Savings

Here's what Budget 2018 means for someone earning around €100,000

Changes to the USC and the entry point level mean savings of at least €328 for these workers next year.

From TheJournal.ie What Budget 2018 means for someone earning around €30,000 a year Budget 2018

What Budget 2018 means for someone earning around €30,000 a year

All in all, there haven’t been any major changes to what people will be taking home.

From TheJournal.ie Have kids? Here's what Budget 2018 means for parents Childcare

Have kids? Here's what Budget 2018 means for parents

An increase to some child benefits, investment in the State’s free childcare scheme and more teachers are among the changes.

From TheJournal.ie 'Modest' plan to increase number of electric cars and 'measly' cycling investment On Your Bike

'Modest' plan to increase number of electric cars and 'measly' cycling investment

Eamon Ryan is not impressed by the €3 million allocated to improve cycling infrastructure.

From TheJournal.ie What Budget 2018 means for someone earning around €20,000 In Your Pocket

What Budget 2018 means for someone earning around €20,000

Thanks to changes to the Universal Social Charge, there will be some modest savings next year.

From TheJournal.ie What Budget 2018 means for you if you earn around €40,000 a year Let's Break It Down

What Budget 2018 means for you if you earn around €40,000 a year

There’ll be more money in your pocket next year after new tax reductions were outlined by the government.

From TheJournal.ie Budget 2018: Here are the main points you need to know Budget 2018

Budget 2018: Here are the main points you need to know

How does this year’s Budget affect you?

From TheJournal.ie Doctors say health budget will do little to improve 'overcrowded death zone' hospitals Crisis Point

Doctors say health budget will do little to improve 'overcrowded death zone' hospitals

Paschal Donohoe said health spending is already at record levels but is being increased because the area “needs improvement”.

From TheJournal.ie Find out how Budget 2018 will affect you with TheJournal.ie's calculator Budget 2018

Find out how Budget 2018 will affect you with TheJournal.ie's calculator

Here’s how your take-home pay, tax and spending will change.

From TheJournal.ie All weekly social welfare payments to increase by a fiver from March Fiver Friday This post contains videos

All weekly social welfare payments to increase by a fiver from March

A Christmas bonus of 85% will be paid to social welfare recipients this year.

From TheJournal.ie 'Getting to a better place': An additional 800 gardaí will be recruited in 2018 Thin Blue Line

'Getting to a better place': An additional 800 gardaí will be recruited in 2018

Paschal Donohoe said increased spending on gardaí must go hand in hand with reform in the organisation.

From TheJournal.ie More money in your pocket with cuts to USC and change to higher tax band What It Means For You

More money in your pocket with cuts to USC and change to higher tax band

The entry point for single earners to get charged the higher rate of tax will increase from €33,800 to €34,550.

From TheJournal.ie As it happened: A sugar tax, €5 extra for welfare, and a huge plan for housing - Budget 2018 is revealed It's Here
From TheJournal.ie Vat rate on sunbed services almost doubles to 23% Budget 2018

Vat rate on sunbed services almost doubles to 23%

Senator Catherine Noone said that sunbeds are currently defined as “care of the human body”.

From TheJournal.ie The price of a packet of cigarettes is going up 50c from midnight tonight Cigarettes Not Alcohol

The price of a packet of cigarettes is going up 50c from midnight tonight

A 20-packet of a popular brand will now cost smokers €12.

From TheJournal.ie On the housing list? Here’s what Budget 2018’s doing for you Hap Increase

On the housing list? Here’s what Budget 2018’s doing for you

An increase to the Hap scheme and pledges for more social housing have been announced by the Minister.

From TheJournal.ie 'No fireworks, no big bonanza' - Leo's been managing expectations ahead of the Budget Up Early
From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will you tune into the Budget today? Budget 2018 This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you tune into the Budget today?

Paschal Donohoe will take the floor at Leinster House at 1pm today.

From TheJournal.ie The Taoiseach and the Finance Minister join TheJournal.ie for Budget 2018 Facebook Live Budget 18

The Taoiseach and the Finance Minister join TheJournal.ie for Budget 2018 Facebook Live

Get ready with your questions and concerns as we host a special session with Leo Varadkar and Paschal Donohoe this Wednesday evening.

From TheJournal.ie 'We need bold measures': Government warned not to raise stamp duty in Budget Property Prices

'We need bold measures': Government warned not to raise stamp duty in Budget

Estate agent Savills has urged the government not to raise stamp duty, while Guaranteed Irish wants a VAT cut on houses.

From TheJournal.ie There may be trouble ahead: A look back to the Budget of a decade ago Let's Face The Music

There may be trouble ahead: A look back to the Budget of a decade ago

The Celtic Tiger was about to stop roaring.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should there be a levy on non-recyclable plastics? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should there be a levy on non-recyclable plastics?

The Social Democrats want one.

From TheJournal.ie Two days out from the Budget, what can we expect? Budget 2018

Two days out from the Budget, what can we expect?

One thing we know, it’s not going to be a giveaway budget.

From TheJournal.ie With nearly 700,000 on waiting lists, Harris pledges more investment in health services Budget 2018

With nearly 700,000 on waiting lists, Harris pledges more investment in health services

Harris told consultants that Irish healthcare is at a “historic juncture” in a speech today.

From TheJournal.ie What's the number one thing you'd like to see in Tuesday's Budget? Tax And Spend

What's the number one thing you'd like to see in Tuesday's Budget?

Budget 2018 will be done and dusted in a matter of days – what would you like to see in it?

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