Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

Category Archives: Finance & Expenditure

Almost 1,700 home improvements carried out in Galway under the Home Renovation Incentive Scheme

Minister extends scheme for further year in Finance Bill 2015 currently before the Dáil Fine Gael TD for Galway West and Mayo South Seán Kyne has welcomed the positive uptake of the Home Renovation Incentive Scheme in Galway with figures showing 1,691 projects have been carried out on 1,198 homes in the county since the… Continue Reading

Claregalway Flood Relief Works to proceed as Department signs off on new environmental impact assessment

Claregalway Flood Relief Works to proceed as Department signs off on new environmental impact assessment Fine Gael TD for Galway West and Mayo South Seán Kyne has today (Tuesday) welcomed confirmation from the Office of Public Works’ Minister, Simon Harris that the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform has signed off on the environmental review… Continue Reading

Budget 2016 – Main Measures by Department

Finance and Public Expenditure The Universal Social Charge has been reduced for the second time by the Government – Incomes of €13,000 are exempt entirely €0 – €12,012 – 1% (Down from 1.5%) €12,012 – €18,668 – 3% (Down from 3.5%) €18,669 – €70,044 – 5.5% (Down from 7%) €70,045 – €100,000 – 8% (unchanged)… Continue Reading

Budget 2016 – Spending Allocations

In 2016 the Government will spend over €51.4 Billion on current spending measures. This represents an increase of €770 million which is divided across several government departments and agencies. It is important to know how and where public money is being spend. The first graph below shows where the additional money is being allocated while… Continue Reading

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