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Crowe calls for tax breaks for banks to end

by Seán Crowe TD

Dublin South West TD, Seán Crowe, has described AIB’s profits of €1.25 billion as bloated by the sacrifices of Irish taxpayers and that the absurd corporation tax break for banks must end. The Sinn Féin TD said his party has proposed a 25% cap on the losses that can be carried forward coupled with a […]

Permanent TSB profits soar as customer loans sold off – Crowe

by Seán Crowe TD

Dublin South West TD, Seán Crowe, has said that the massive jump in profits made by Permanent TSB has come “largely at the expense of the Irish people and especially the thousands of distressed customers the bank threw under the bus.” The Sinn Féin TD was commenting after PTSB posted a 45 per cent increase […]

Tactics in Roscommon KBC Bank Eviction Unacceptable Says Crowe

by Seán Crowe TD

Tactics in Roscommon KBC Bank Eviction Unacceptable Says Crowe 20th December, 2018 – by Seán Crowe Dublin South West TD Seán Crowe has described the tactics used by KBC bank in enforcing repossession in Strokestown, Co. Roscommon were “unacceptable and intolerable”. Crowe said he was horrified by the images on social media of senior citizens being […]

Anglo Bondholders Rewarded A Sickening Blow Says Crowe

by Seán Crowe TD

Anglo Bondholders Rewarded A Sickening Blow Says Crowe   Dublin South West TD Seán Crowe has described the confirmation that the junior bondholders at Anglo Irish Bank will be paid out huge sums “as sickening” particularly in a week that saw an elderly couple and family being evicted from their home in Roscommon by another bank KBC. […]

Sweetheart Deal with Banks Results in €117m Loss to Exchequer

by Seán Crowe TD

Sweetheart Deal with Banks Results in €117m Loss to Exchequer 6th September, 2018 Dublin South West TD Seán Crowe has said a sweetheart deal with the Banks has resulted in 117 million euro losses to the Exchequer and has called on the government to end the corporation tax holiday for the bailed out banks. “Crowe […]

Government assurance on Permanent TSB loan sale is no comfort – Crowe

by Seán Crowe TD

Dublin South West TD, Seán Crowe, has described assurances given by the Minister for Finance, Pascal Donoghue, following Permanent TSB’s shock sale of 10,700 of non-performing loans to a vulture fund, as meaningless and cold comfort to those faced with the very real possibility of now losing their home. The Sinn Féin TD said that […]

Tracker mortgage delay unacceptable – Seán Crowe TD

by Seán Crowe TD

Dublin South West TD, Seán Crowe, has described the lengthy delay in banks not settling with customers who were wrongly charged on their tracker mortgages as totally unacceptable and amounting to a theft of customers. The Sinn Féin TD believes the banks involved need to face steep financial penalties in order to apply greater pressure […]