Gambling, alcohol and cigarettes all hit in Budget 2012

first_imgNews Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Facebook Gambling, alcohol and cigarettes are all being hit in the budget.The government’s to introduce legislation extending the betting duty to remote betting.The VAT increase of 2 per cent will apply to alcohol – but no other excise increase will be applied.In addition, Minister Noonan says a packet of cigarettes will increase by 25 cent from midnight tonight:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/cigs.mp3[/podcast] Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Pinterest Previous articleDiesel up 1.6 cent and Petrol up 1.4 cent from midnight tonightNext articleIncrease in cigarette prices will lead to more smuggling News Highland NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly By News Highland – December 6, 2011 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Twitter Google+center_img Google+ Pinterest WhatsApp Gambling, alcohol and cigarettes all hit in Budget 2012 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Twitter WhatsApp Facebook Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny last_img read more