Tuesday 17 October 2017

'Will Doireann Garrihy be taxed because she's so sweet?' - the best Twitter reactions to Budget 2018

Paschal Donohoe
Paschal Donohoe

Kathy Armstrong

An increase in social welfare payments, a sugar tax and €1.8 billion for housing were among the key points of Budget 2018.

Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe outlined details of the budget today and it wasn't long until Twitter users gave their two cents.

It's safe to say that not everyone is impressed with how much more cash we'll have in our pockets:

Some people are also concerned about how the sugar tax may affect their sweet tooth:

Others have questioned whether the sunbed levy will force devotees to reconsider how they'll top up their tan:

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