« BackKerry Senator encourages people to shop local this Christmas

Tom Sheahan

A Fine Gael Senator is encouraging eveyone to shop local this Christmas and support Kerry business.

Tom Sheahan says small and family business in Kerry are the lifeblood of our local eonomy and have played a crucial role in our economic recovery.

Senator Sheahan is also reminding employers in Kerry that they can gift their staff Christmas bonus vouchers of up to 500 euro tax free.

Up until now, an employer could only provide an employee with a one off annual non cash tax free benefit to the value of 250 euro.