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Cody is new tax chief

tax inspector Niall Cody will be the new chairman of the Revenue Commissioners

Finance Minister Michael Noonan said Mr Cody will replace Josephine Feehily on February 1 following her retirement. She will be the head of the new policing authority.

Mr Cody has been one of the three Revenue Commissioners since 2012.

Mr Noonan praised Ms Feehily's "leadership and integrity".