Government pressed to ensure Mica homeowners are exempt from LPT

The Government has been pressed to ensure mica-affected homeowners are exempt from Local Property Tax.


It follows delays in processing applications to the defective blocks grant scheme.


It’s understood that homeowners have been told by Revenue that because of the delay, they’re not currently eligible for the exemption.


Speaking in the Dail, Donegal Deputy Thomas Pringle as for the tax to be refunded to homeowners while responding, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Michael McGrath says he hopes the issue will be remedied: