Dáil Éireann - Volume 318 - 20 February, 1980
Written Answers. - VAT Rates Increase.
Mr. B. Desmond Mr. B. Desmond
468. Mr. B. Desmond asked the Minister for Finance the estimated yield to the Exchequer of an increase of 10 per cent in general VAT rates in a full calendar year.
Minister for Finance (Mr. O'Kennedy) Michael O'Kennedy
Minister for Finance (Mr. O'Kennedy): The additional yield to the Exchequer in a full year (1979 figures) is estimated to be as follows:——
By increasing the existing zero per cent rate to 10 per cent, £146.0 million; by increasing the existing 10 per cent rate to 20 per cent, £283.5 million; by increasing the existing 20 per cent rate to 30 per cent, £64.0 million.
Dáil Éireann 318 Written Answers. VAT Rates Increase.