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13-12-2010 | Entitlements Leaflet updated following Budget 2011

13 December 2010
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Summary of relevant measures (for full information and background, please download the document below).

Disability Allowance
Basic personal rate reduced from €196 to €188 per week (€312.80 with a qualified adult).

Illness Benefit
Rates being reduced from €196 (personal) to €188 per week. (€312.80 with a qualified adult)

Invalidity Pension
Basic personal rate reduced from €201.50 weekly to €193.50 (€331.60 with a qualified adult, under 65)

Disablement Benefit / Occupational Injuries Benefit
Personal rate reduced from €227 to €219 per week.

Carers Allowance
Weekly rate of payment reduced from €212 to €204 (aged under 66) and aged 66 and over remains at €239.

Carers Benefit
Basic weekly rate reduced to €205.

Income Tax

Incapacitated Child Tax Credit 
Credit is reduced from €3,660 to €3,300 per qualifying child.

Home Carers Tax Credit
Credit is reduced from €900 to €810

Dependent Relative Tax Credit
Credit is reduced from €80 to €70. 

Attached Documents

PDF icon Entitlements 2011 (ENTITLEMENTS_2011.pdf | 59 kB)
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