Tipp Councillor defends his opposition to Property Tax

A Tipperary County Councillor has defended his ongoing opposition to the Local Property Tax.

The majority of Tipperary County Council members voted in favour of a 10% increase in the controversial levy for the coming year.

The local authority is the biggest beneficiaries of the Government’s equalization fund which sees it get money from other councils LPT.

However Independent representative Andy Moloney says people in Tipp contribute enough money to our cities in other ways.