Dáil Éireann - Volume 322 - 11 June, 1980
Written Answers. - Child Income Tax Allowances.
Mr. B. Desmond Mr. B. Desmond
302. Mr. B. Desmond asked the Minister for Finance if he will state in respect of 1980-81, the number of child income tax allowances; and the cost of these allowances in a full year.
Minister for Finance (Mr. O'Kennedy) Michael O'Kennedy
Minister for Finance (Mr. O'Kennedy): Taking account of the budget reliefs, it is estimated at this stage that income tax child allowances will be claimed in respect of some 620,000 children at a cost to the Exchequer of about £40 million.
Dáil Éireann 322 Written Answers. Child Income Tax Allowances.