Our submissions to Government

Our mission is to keep Ireland the global location of choice for US invesment. We regularly communicate with the Irish Government and policy makers to advance this objective. 

Knowledge Development Box

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Following extensive consultation with our members the American Chamber has made a formal submission to the Department of Finance on the Knowledge Development Box (KDB).

Heathrow Accessibility

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The American Chamber of Commerce wrote to An Taoiseach to express our concerns at any potential loss of connectivity arising from the sale of Aer Lingus

Health Insurance: Open Enrolment regulations

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Submission to the Minister for Health regarding concerns over the proposed end to the waiver of waiting times for health insurance coverage.

Law Enforcement Access to Data in the Irish Cloud

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Letter to An Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD on the extraterritorial reach of law enforcement authorities to access data in the context of routine criminal investigations.

Network and Information Security Directive

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The American Chamber of Commerce Ireland supports the introduction of a Network and Information Security (NIS) Directive to underpin the EU's broader cybersecurity agenda.

Private Health Insurance

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Submission to the Departments of Health, Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, and Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation on Chamber concerns regarding the negative consequences for Ireland's competitiveness of increasing health insurance premiums.

Base Erosion & Profit Shifting

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Submission to the Department of Finance on the OECD's Base Erosion and Profit Shifting Project (BEPS), which aims to address perceived mismatches and gaps in international corporate tax rules.

Pre Budget 2015 Submission

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Submission to the Department of Finance on the Budget 2015 outlining the Chamber's main priorities for the Government's fiscal policy in 2015 and beyond.