Sinn Fein is accusing Fianna Fail of dishonesty over the party's new campaign to oppose the property tax.
Fianna Fail has set up a website - wrong-tax-wrong-time-dot-i-e - urging people to sign a petition against the levy, which is to be introduced next year.
It was launched today by party leader Michael Martin, who admits the idea was first mooted while his pargty was in government................
However, the clarification is not being accepted by Sinn Fein's Finance Spokesperson, Donegal South West Deputy Pearse Doherty.
He says its hypocritical for Fianna Fail to oppose a tax which was their idea in the first place.........