The hole in the public finances of this State which the government intend to close by introducing more taxes and increasing existing tax rates, isn't helped by the fact that developers owe €750,000,000 in unpaid levies to local authorities in Ireland.
Property developers owe over
Given that the Irish citizen has had to bailout the banks who recklessly borrowed money and then recklessly loaned this borrowed money to developers - it looks like the new taxes being raised will have to cover €750 million shortfall too.
The Irish citizen is being asked to fund every conceivable shortfall at this juncture, it would seem
The councils dispute that the amount outstanding is as high as €750 million