Dáil Éireann - Volume 424 - 03 November, 1992
Written Answers. - Married Workers' Tax Allowance.
Mr. J. Mitchell Mr. J. Mitchell
92. Mr. J. Mitchell asked the Minister for Finance the tax allowances in respect of a married worker on the average industrial wage and paying PRSI/PAYE where the spouse is not working and assuming only basic allowances; the amount of income tax and social insurance contributions he would have paid per week; the percentage of his gross pay represented by income tax and social insurance contributions in the tax years from 1986-87 to 1991-92; and if he will give an estimated figure for the tax year 1992-93.
Minister for Finance (Mr. B. Ahern) Bertie Ahern
Minister for Finance (Mr. B. Ahern): The information requested by the Deputy is set out in the following table.
* Figures are provisional.
* * Includes Health and Unemployment levies.
Figures for the average industrial wage are not available for 1992/93, the latest figure available is March 1992.
Dáil Éireann 424 Written Answers. Married Workers' Tax Allowance.