Dáil Éireann - Volume 567 - 28 May, 2003
Written Answers. - Tax Yield.
Mr. Durkan Mr. Durkan
148. Mr. Durkan asked the Minister for Finance the extent to which tax revenues in 2003 to date compare favourably or otherwise with the relevant period in 2001 and 2002; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14960/03]
Mr. McCreevy Mr. McCreevy
Minister for Finance (Mr. McCreevy): Exchequer tax receipts to the end of April 2003 amounted to some €8,462 million. These receipts were 5.6% higher than those for the same period in 2002. Exchequer tax receipts to the end of April 2002 amounted to some €8,015 million. These receipts were 1.8% less than those obtained in the same period in 2001.
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