A new report from Oxfam has found that Ireland’s nine billionaires have increased their net wealth by €18.3 billion since the start of the pandemic. Oxfam is calling for a 1.5 percent tax on those with assets worth more than €4, which they say would generate €4 billion in tax revenue. To discuss this further we spoke to Edgar Morgenroth, Professor of Economics at DCU, and Richard Boyd Barrett, People Before Profit TD.
Is it time to introduce a wealth tax?
Do we need to bring in a wealth tax?
08.25 17 Jan 2022
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