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Equality proofing 2014 budget

The Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan, informed Patrick Nulty (ind, Dublin W) of the arrangements to equality-proof the 2014 budget (Dail Eireann, Debates, 24th September 2013, 410).  A distributional analysis was being performed, based on the various income levels and categories, which would model the impact by income decile using SWITCH and the ESRI tax-benefit model.  Illustrative examples would be included in the budget 2014 document. 

> See also Dail Eireann, Debates, 25th September 2013, 731.