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It’s been a busy week, not least down at the Public Accounts Committee...the Garda Commissioner answered questions on penalty points yesterday, while the fall-out from the revelations over Paul Kiely’s pension from the Central Remedial Clinic continued. We were given an approximate starting date for the Banking Inquiry, some startling figures on the Rehab lottery, and the biggest entertainment story to hit the headlines was that of Garth Brooks in Croke Park. For a look back at those stories – and also a look forward to the Reform Alliance meeting tomorrow – Sean was joined in studio by Pat Leahy, ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0124/499868-today-with-sean-o-rourke-friday-24-january-2014/?clipid=1401751
The saying goes that there are two definites in life – death and taxes. But where death is final, taxes aren’t. They can get you when you’re dead too! The rates of inheritance and capital acquisition tax has rocketed form 20 to 33% in the past 5 years. So, if you inherit an estate, what will you owe and if you intend leaving your estate, what can you do to ensure the beneficiaries of your estate get the full benefit? Sean was joined by Jill Kerby, Personal Finance journalist.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/1216/493151-today-with-sean-o-rourke-monday-16-december-2013/?clipid=1378575
Given the hype of the past week or so most of us are only too aware that the property tax for 2014 falls due on January 1st next year. Something else which will impact on the money in our pockets has been getting less attention and that is that from the start of next year we will have to pay 4 per cent PRSI on any unearned income which we may have . Jill Kerby Personal Finance Columnist with the Sunday Times was with Sean this morning.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/1105/484708-today-with-sean-o-rourke-tuesday-5-november-2013/?clipid=1348237
There were winners and losers in this week's budget , the main winners were children under 5 and the losers were young job seekers and older people....The United States Congress approves deal which will lift the debt ceiling to January…. Meanwhile, John Gilligan comes out of jail and attracts a media scrum. And the case of Maddie McCann – will Police in the UK ever solve the crime?To Take a look back at the stories of the week Sean was joined by our own George Lee; Mary Murphy, Lecturer in Irish Politics and Society, NUI Maynooth; Jill Kerby, Personal Finance ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/1018/481154-today-with-sean-o-rourke-friday-18-october-2013/?clipid=1336092
The Common Thread - The Bra turns 100 this year. From the ...