Tuesday, 2 February 2016
Joint Committee of Inquiry into the Banking Crisis: Statements
We, in Fine Gael, are not proposing to narrow the tax base. We make no apology for taking some of the lowest paid workers out of the hated temporary USC that Fianna Fáil brought in after it crashed the economy, but we are certainly not proposing to narrow the tax base. Senators will see that in our own plans.