Wednesday, 13 May 2020
Department of Defence
10. To ask the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence the estimated cost to the Vote of his Department if the rate of employer PRSI was increased to 15.75% for the portion of salaries over €100,000; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [4699/20]
The estimated cost of the increase set out in the question would be some €82,000 per annum. This estimate is based on current earnings and covers members of the Permanent Defence Force and civil servants of the Department of Defence paid from Vote 36.