Dáil Éireann - Volume 221 - 16 March, 1966
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Absorption of Budget Tax in Beer.
Mr. O'Leary Mr. O'Leary
8. Mr. O'Leary asked the Minister for Finance whether he has any comment to make on the decision of a brewing firm to absorb the twopence Budget increase on the pint.
Mr. J. Lynch Mr. J. Lynch
Mr. J. Lynch: I welcome the statement by the brewing firm in question as being in accord with the Government desire that increases in costs should be met in the first instance from increased productivity or from profits.
Dáil Éireann 221 Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. Absorption of Budget Tax in Beer.