Whitaker Institute member Dr Ann Torres, of the Performance Management cluster, spoke with The Workplace Podcast about how we can better use negotiation in our lives, whether it is buying a house or dealing with a conflict at work. Listen to the podcast here.
Whitaker Institute member Dr Ann Torres, of the Performance Management cluster, spoke to RTÉ News and RTÉ Radio 1’s This Week (@0:00:42) about the biggest retail trends to emerge as a result of Covid-19.
The Whitaker Institute held an online panel event about the PhD Viva on 23rd September 2020. Targeted at students in the final 12 months of their PhD, the event was fully subscribed, with 60 students registering to attend. As the event was online, attendees joined in from around the world, including PhD students currently located… | Read on »
Fiscal equalisation is a key element of a country’s intergovernmental fiscal arrangements where functions and funding are decentralised to subnational government. Equalisation transfers are used to reduce horizontal fiscal imbalances between local authorities, so that fiscal equity can be achieved whereby citizens are not disadvantaged in their access to public services by their place or… | Read on »
Whitaker Institute member Dr Gerard Turley, of the Performance Management cluster, has written a new article for RTÉ Brainstorm. The piece breaks down the meanings behind the terms and acronyms around the local property tax. Local property tax: a guide to the A to Z of LPT LPT, ARV, LAF, VSL SVT, WTF? Analysis: just… | Read on »
Whitaker Institute member Dr Gerard Turley, of the Performance Management cluster, has written a new piece for RTÉ Brainstorm. The article argues the current pandemic provides the new government an opportunity to rethink commercial rates. What’s next for commercial rates? Many businesses in towns like Sligo who’ve been badly hit by the pandemic and lockdown… | Read on »
Whitaker Institute members Dr Gerard Turley & Stephen McNena, of the Performance Management cluster, have written a new article for the Business Post. The piece proposes radical changes to the motor and property tax systems to benefit local authorities which could help businesses recover from the Covid-19 pandemic by reducing their annual rates liability. Read… | Read on »
If you are an NUIG student, are/have been an employee/PAYE worker this year or any of the previous 4 years and are unsure about whether your tax affairs are in order please consider making an appointment. You may be due a refund or need to have your tax credits put in order! The goal of… | Read on »
Whitaker Institute member Dr Gerard Turley, of the Performance Management cluster, has written a new piece which argues the need to rethink commercial rates amid the ongoing pandemic. Time to rethink commercial rates Commercial rates are a vital source of income for local authorities to fund local public services. With many businesses temporarily closed or… | Read on »
Whitaker Institute member Dr Gerard Turley, of the Performance Management cluster, has written a new article for RTÉ Brainstorm. The piece looks at things we may not know about the local property tax. 10 things you may not know about the Local Property Tax What happens to the tax you pay on your gaff? Analysis:… | Read on »