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[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answers 103, 104, 105, 106 - Excise duties yield [41342/13, 41343/13, 41344/13 & 41345/13]. (02 Oct 2013)

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103. Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Minister for Finance the yield from increasing the excise duty on a packet of 20 cigarettes by 20c, 50c and €1 respectively; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41342/13] 

104. Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Minister for Finance the yield from increasing the excise duty on a bottle of wine by 20c, 50c and €1 respectively; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41343/13]
 
105. Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Minister for Finance the yield from increasing the excise duty on beer and cider by 2c, 5c and 10c a pint respectively; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41344/13]
 
106. Deputy Michael McGrath asked the Minister for Finance the yield from increasing the excise duty on spirits by 2c, 5c and 10c per half glass measure, respectively; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41345/13]
 

Minister for Finance (Deputy Michael Noonan): I propose to take Questions Nos. 103 to 106, inclusive, together.

 

I am informed by the Revenue Commissioners that, based on data currently available, the estimated full year yield from an increase in excise (VAT inclusive) on the products referred to are as follows:

 
20c
50c
€1
-
Full year
Full year
Full year
Wine
11.3
27.1
50.5
Tobacco
30.7
75.8
148.8
-
2c
5c
10c
-
Full year
Full year
Full year
Beer
13.8
34.4
68.5
Cider
1.9
4.7
9.4
Spirits
7.6
18.8
36.9

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