Dáil Éireann - Volume 437 - 16 December, 1993
Written Answers. - Tax Exemptions.
Mr. R. Bruton Mr. R. Bruton
89. Mr. R. Bruton asked the Minister for Social Welfare the cost in each case of exempting the first £1,000 of personal income and of exempting the first £5,000 of personal income from employers' PRSI, from employees' PRSI, the health levy, the youth levy and the temporary income levy.
Minister for Social Welfare (Dr. Woods) Michael J. Woods
Minister for Social Welfare (Dr. Woods): The information requested is set out in the following table. In the case of the temporary income levy, the costs refer only to people earning over £9,000; people below this level of earnings are, in general, already exempt from the levy.
Annual Cost in £ millions
Dáil Éireann 437 Written Answers. Tax Exemptions.