Poll Will you take advantage of the home improvement tax break

first_img Yes. I’ve been meaning to, and this decides it. (517) Yes. I’ve been meaning to, and this decides it.No. I’ll still get a better deal ‘off the books’.No. I simply can’t afford it.It doesn’t really apply to me.Vote No. I simply can’t afford it. (1293) It doesn’t really apply to me. (1210) No. I’ll still get a better deal ‘off the books’. (1074) A NEW PROGRAMME announced by Michael Noonan as part of Budget 2014 will give a tax incentive to householders having work done on their home.Aimed at getting people to spend money and discouraging cowboy builders, it will allow a tax credit of 13.5 per cent for money spent on renovations priced between €5,000 and €30,000.Minister Noonan said work like window-fitting, plumbing, tiling and plastering would all qualify under the scheme.Today we ask: Will the scheme encourage you to invest in your home? Poll Results:last_img read more

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