Finance (No. 2) Act, 1968

Exemption from tax of premiums on Investment Bonds.

8.—The excess of the amount received on the redemption of a unit of securities created and issued by the Minister for Finance under the Central Fund (Permanent Provisions) Act, 1965 , and known as Investment Bonds over the amount which was paid for the unit on its issue shall, save where the excess falls to be taken into account in computing for the purposes of taxation the profits of a trade, be exempt from income tax (including sur-tax) and corporation profits tax.