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Listen: PAC Finds Significant No. Of Notable Firms Are Not Paying Corporate Tax.

: 06/13/2018 - 11:42

Eight of the biggest 100 corporate tax payers in Ireland paid no tax at all in 2015.

13 of the top 100 paid less than 1 per cent corporation tax, according to a new report from the Oireachtas Public Accounts Committee, whose membership includes Kildare North Social Democrat TD, Catherine Murphy.

PAC warns there are unacceptable levels of risk in relation to corporate tax, with almost 40 per cent of the overall take coming from just 10 companies.

PAC Chairman Sean Fleming says there's a number of reasons large companies may pay nothing:

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