Northern Ireland – evidence for the House of Commons select committee

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Talking of Irish tax, as I have just been, reminds me that on Wednesday this week I am presenting evidence this Wednesday at a hearing of the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee of the House of Commons.

The evidence will be based on my report on the Irish Congress of Trade Unions and for the TUC entitled “Pot of Gold or Fool’s Gold?” .

The press notice says:

Northern Ireland Affairs Committee

Select Committee Announcement

EVIDENCE SESSION OF THE NORTHERN IRELAND AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

Corporation Tax in Northern Ireland

Wednesday 17 November 2010

Committee Room 5, House of Commons

Witnesses:

At 3.00pm       Peter Bunting, Assistant General Secretary of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU)

                        Richard Murphy, Director, Tax Research

At 4.00pm       Dr Esmond Birnie, Chief Economist, PwC Northern Ireland

FURTHER INFORMATION:

Committee Membership is as follows: Mr Laurence Robertson MP (Chair), Mr Joe Benton MP, Oliver Colvile MP, Mr Stephen Hepburn MP, Kate Hoey MP, Lady Hermon MP, Ian Lavery MP, Naomi Long MP, Jack Lopresti MP, Dr Alasdair McDonnell MP, Ian Paisley MP, David Simpson MP, Mel Stride MP, Gavin Williamson MP.