SF wants government to scrap proposed property taxes due to price crash

first_img Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North By News Highland – January 25, 2012 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+ Facebook Facebook Donegal South West Deputy Pearse Doherty has called on the the government to abandon its property tax plan and reverse the household charge in view of the collapse in property prices.Sinn Fein’s Finance spokesperson has also presented an alternative plan and called on the government to seek re-negotiation with the Troika.Deputy Doherty made his remarks following news that prices of houses and apartments across the country fell at their fastest annual rate in almost two years last month.And he says people who cannot afford their next mortgage bill cannot afford the household charge:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/pearsetax.mp3[/podcast] Google+center_img Twitter SF wants government to scrap proposed property taxes due to price crash Pinterest Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp Previous articleCanadian Ambassador to further strengthen ties with DonegalNext articleDerry’s Fleadh bid back on as Ulster Council backs down News Highland Newsx Adverts Pinterest 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic last_img read more