Extension of PRSI to assisting spouses of self employed a positive move – IFA

IFA Farm Business Chairman, Tom Doyle has said that the recent extension of PRSI eligibility to partners of self-employed, such as farmers, who assist in the business, is a positive move. This group can now make PRSI contributions in their own rights.       Mr Doyle said, “IFA has always argued that that access […]

Govt Must Fix Discrimination Against Self- Employed Before Imposing Additional Taxes – Bryan

IFA President John Bryan has said that any proposal for a mandatory increase to PRSI for the self-employed would place an unfair additional cost on self-employed workers and must be rejected.   Mr Bryan said, “Under the existing PRSI system, employees receive benefits that are not available to the self-employed, such as Jobseeker’s and Illness […]