Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Committee on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform: Select Sub-Committee on Finance

Finance Bill 2014: Committee Stage (Resumed)

2:00 pm

Photo of Michael McGrathMichael McGrath (Cork South Central, Fianna Fail)
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I am sure the Minister of State saw the reports in The Sunday Business Posta number of weeks ago in respect of shelf companies being established in a rush to avail of the transition period. Will he give us an assurance that the proposed amendment deals comprehensively with that issue, because that is an abuse of the transition period the Government has announced.