Saturday 19 August 2017

Comprehensive strategy on tax policy is needed

US president-elect Donald Trump has vowed to ship jobs and tax income back to America during his presidency. Photo: REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
US president-elect Donald Trump has vowed to ship jobs and tax income back to America during his presidency. Photo: REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
Editorial

Editorial

There's clowns to the left of me, jokers to the right, here I am stuck in the middle.

It's doubtful Gerry Rafferty and Joe Egan of Stealers Wheel had early 21st century politics and economics in mind when penning these lyrics back in the 1970s.

But the sentiment does, unfortunately, encapsulate Ireland's position in the wake of Brexit and 'Trumpet'.

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