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€47m in household charge still unpaid

€47m in household charge still unpaid

The Government has yet to collect the controversial €100 household charge from over 470,000 homes across the country, new figures have revealed. The failure or refusal by property owners to pay the tax represents a loss of over €47 million in tax revenues. An estimated 472,638 properties are still liable to…
Household broadcasting charge could be on the way

Household broadcasting charge could be on the way

The Minister for Communications Pat Rabbitte has confirmed that he is considering a new household broadcasting charge to replace the television licence fee. Mr Rabbitte told the Dáil that this would not be an additional charge, and would not affect anyone who was already paying their television…