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Adulting 101: What to do with your 13th month pay

Nov 15, 2019 - 12:49 PM

Part of adulting is learning how to spend your Christmas bonus wisely

HOAX: Pangilinan, Hontiveros 'file bill to abolish 13th month pay'

Dec 16, 2018 - 4:05 PM

The claim is posted on Adobo Chronicles, which claims to be a satire blog

HOAX. The Adobo Chronicles posts this article about two opposition senators.

House, Senate panel raises tax-free 13th month pay to P90K

Dec 07, 2017 - 1:05 PM

This is not yet final, as the House and the Senate have to first approve the bicam version of the tax reform bill before it can be signed by President Rodrigo Duterte

Wise ways to use your 13th month pay

Dec 05, 2017 - 2:30 PM

December is here! How are you planning to spend your Christmas bonus?

#FridayFeels: Kyah ibigay mo na

Nov 24, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Ang aming Christmas bonus

Gov't backtracks, keeps tax-free 13th month pay in new proposal

Jan 31, 2017 - 3:20 PM

Under the new Department of Finance proposal people earning P250 000 and below a year will no longer be taxed in addition to the P82 000 ceiling of 13th month pay

Race for Aquino's signature: 13th month pay or lower income tax?

Dec 16, 2015 - 4:08 PM

Did the proposal to lower income taxes really have a fighting chance to become law had the 13th month pay bill not reached the President s desk first?

ONE OR THE OTHER. According to a source, President Aquino could only favor one tax exempt measure.

VLOG: DOLE tells companies to give 13th month pay by Dec 24

Dec 01, 2015 - 4:38 PM

13th month pay does not include other allowances and extra payments for employees who work overtime

DOLE to employers: Give 13th month pay by Dec 24

Dec 01, 2015 - 3:23 PM

Gov t also sets a moratorium on the implementation of the Labor Laws Compliance System in NCR

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS. The labor department reminds workers of their right to their 13th month pay. File photo by AFP

#AskTheTaxWhiz: How are withholding taxes computed?

Jul 20, 2015 - 4:00 PM

And are all 13th month pay and bonuses exempted from income tax starting this year?

Tax exemption cap only for 13th month, other bonuses – BIR

Mar 16, 2015 - 5:52 PM

The exclusion from gross income is not applicable to self employed individuals and income generated from business says the Bureau of Internal Revenue

10 with MERS symptoms, Purisima leaves, freed AJ staff | The wRap

Feb 13, 2015 - 7:02 PM

10 more are quarantined for MERS symptoms Ex police chief Purisima moves out of Crame Egypt frees Al Jazeera journalists

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Is 13th month pay really taxable?

Dec 15, 2014 - 9:38 AM

How about other bonuses?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: What is a tax holiday?

Nov 21, 2014 - 9:06 AM

Is tax holiday related to the fiscal incentives granted to some businesses? Also will a middle income employee benefit from the proposed increase in 13th month pay exemption?

Senate hikes proposed 13th month pay tax exemption to P82k

Nov 19, 2014 - 12:04 PM

The Senate which has passed the bill on second reading views the measure as a timely Christmas gift for hard working Filipinos

CHRISTMAS GIFT FOR WORKERS? Senator Juan Edgardo Angara (right) confers with Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto during a hearing on the proposed higher tax exemption on workers' 13th month pay. File photo by Senate PRIB

Christmas card to consumers: Raise tax exemption on 13th month pay

Oct 22, 2014 - 6:28 PM

Full text of Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto s co sponsorship speech on the bill seeking to raise to P75 000 the amount of 13th month pay that is exempted from taxes

PASS THE LAW. Senator Ralph Recto delivers on October 22 his co-sponsorship speech on the bill raising to P75,000 the tax exemption on 13th month pay of workers. Photo of Recto's office

DOF opposes plan to raise 13th month pay tax exemption cap

Feb 20, 2014 - 4:31 PM

Raising the cap will result in billions of pesos in foregone revenues that government can use for social services says the Finance department

DEFICIT SPENDING. The Philippines is hard-pressed to shore up tax collections to trim its budget deficit. AFP Photo

Congress to raise 13th month pay tax exemption cap

Feb 18, 2014 - 11:31 AM

Drilon says Congress will prioritize a bill raising the tax exemption cap on the 13th month pay to P75 000 from P30 000