12 December 2002 Edition
12 December 2002
McCreevy's indirect tax shuffle
No one should be surprised by the latest Budget. Wake up to the PD/FF/EU fiscal ideological agenda - Thatcherism and more. Shift the burden of tax from direct to indirect tax, and cut back social services to suit the declining tax base. And that is just what we all got last week.
National contributions to the EU are based on VAT returns. The... Free article