The Journal reports on possible €100 property tax. is reporting that there may be a new property tax of a flat-rate of €100 introduced as part of next December's budget. The tax is part of the EU-IMF bailout deal and the cabinet will discuss what measures to take in determining the rate applicable for each household. This tax will not cover the flat-rate water charges which are also being introduced in an attempt to pay back Ireland's huge financial debt.

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