Tuesday 13 November 2018

Elderly deserve aid, but young now face huge property bills

  

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Kevin Doyle

Kevin Doyle

One the surface very few people would begrudge allowing pensioners off on their property tax.

Most of us expect to be old someday and reap the benefits of free travel, the pension and - if the Independent Alliance gets its way - avoid Local Property Tax (LPT).

Having seen Taoiseach Leo Varadkar effectively kill off its so-called 'granny grant' for grandparents who take on childcare duties, Shane Ross's troops have a new plan.

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