Income Tax Returns - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Income Tax Returns


#AskTheTaxWhiz: What are the quarterly income tax returns?

May 22, 2019 - 7:50 PM

The Philippine Tax Whiz discusses why the 1st quarter ITR is important

#AskTheTaxWhiz: I missed the ITR filing deadline! What do I do next?

Apr 17, 2019 - 5:10 PM

The Philippine Tax Whiz discusses what to do next if you missed the April 15 deadline for filing income tax returns

BIR's April 15 deadline stays, no extension for taxpayers

Apr 14, 2019 - 10:10 PM

The deadline for filing income tax returns is Monday, April 15. Those who will not be able to pay on Monday will face penalties.

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Taking on the #April15Challenge

Apr 12, 2019 - 7:10 PM

The Philippine Tax Whiz tells taxpayers what they need to know about filing income tax returns, which are due on Monday, April 15

#AskTheTaxWhiz: How do I file my returns and pay my taxes?

Apr 10, 2019 - 7:00 PM

The Philippine Tax Whiz discusses the different methods for filing returns and paying taxes

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Income tax return filing for corporations

Apr 03, 2019 - 6:55 PM

The Philippine Tax Whiz discusses the new forms for corporations and when they should file their income tax returns

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Should I use BIR Form No. 1701 or 1701A?

Mar 27, 2019 - 4:15 PM

The Philippine Tax Whiz discusses when to use the new BIR Form Nos. 1701 and 1701A

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Income tax return for employees

Mar 20, 2019 - 4:50 PM

Who are qualified for substituted filing? Find out from the Philippine Tax Whiz!

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Filing ITRs for individuals

Feb 15, 2019 - 3:15 PM

The Philippine Tax Whiz discusses the new Bureau of Internal Revenue form for individuals' income tax returns

#AskTheTaxWhiz: ITR filing deadline in April 2018 and more

Apr 04, 2018 - 4:55 PM

The Philippine Tax Whiz answers taxpayers' key questions on the filing of annual income tax returns

BIR on Sereno, Duque confirmation, NFA rice shortage | Evening wRap

Feb 07, 2018 - 9:12 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Marguerite de Leon

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Have you received your ITR?

Jan 31, 2018 - 10:35 AM

The Philippine Tax Whiz reminds employers that they should release BIR Form 2316 to employees by Wednesday, January 31

#AskTheTaxWhiz: All about filing income tax returns

Apr 06, 2017 - 12:15 PM

The Philippine Tax Whiz answers taxpayers key questions and reminds the public that the deadline has been moved from April 15 to April 17

PAYING TAXES. Taxpayers line up at the Quezon City Hall. File photo from QC Public Affairs and Information Services Office

FAST FACTS: Avoiding double taxation for nonresidents

Apr 01, 2017 - 1:30 PM

The Philippines is currently a signatory to 41 tax treaties that address double taxation situations

DOUBLE TAX. To avoid the double taxation of nonresidents, the Philippines is currently a signatory of 41 tax treaties.

FAST FACTS: Time to pay taxes, what should you know?

Mar 29, 2017 - 4:29 PM

As we approach the tax month of April check if you know enough about the Philippine tax landscape

#AskTheTaxWhiz: BIR deadlines to remember for January

Jan 16, 2017 - 12:50 PM

The Philippine Tax Whiz also answers questions on business permit renewal

Gov’t targets 'suspicious' accountants in new tax ad

Apr 20, 2016 - 9:00 PM

Out of 1 944 NCR accountants who filed income tax returns in 2014 214 declared zero income tax says the DOF and BIR

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Checklist when filing income tax returns

Apr 09, 2016 - 1:38 PM

A former BIR examiner lists down requirements when filing income tax returns by April 15

DEADLINE WORRIES. With about a week left before the deadline of filing income tax returns, Mon Abrea answers some tax concerns. Illustration by Mara Mercado/Rappler

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Ins and outs of filing income tax returns

Mar 16, 2016 - 5:30 PM

As the BIR s April 15 deadline draws near a reader raises frequently asked questions about ITRs exemptions and deductible expenses

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Filing income tax returns

Jan 02, 2016 - 11:45 AM

A former BIR examiner explains the filing of income tax returns – from paying hefty penalties to starting new businesses

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Why will I vote for Binay?

Oct 24, 2015 - 3:31 PM

We need a leader who has the political will to push forward the tax reform bills in Congress and start overhauling our outdated and overly burdensome tax code

PUSH TAX REFORM. 'If Vice President Jejomar Binay will push for genuine tax reform as his priority bill, I will vote for him as the next Philippine president,' Jejomar Binay says

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Are OFWs required to file income tax returns?

Sep 19, 2015 - 9:00 AM

A child of an OFW asks about the family s tax related dilemmas

#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?

BIR Q1 collections fall below target

Jun 18, 2015 - 6:30 PM

The collections of the Large Taxpayer Service are affected by a decrease in income reported by a significant number of taxpayers

Ferrari owner in Albay faces tax evasion raps

Jun 11, 2015 - 3:03 PM

The BIR learns that the luxury sportscar owner is not a registered business taxpayer and has no available records of any income and value added taxes filed for taxable years 2007 to 2014

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Income tax return filing questions

Apr 16, 2015 - 2:19 PM

A tax agent inquires on behalf of taxpayer clients who are confused over the Income Tax Return filing and related BIR regulations

Sabroso Lechon faces tax evasion raps

Apr 14, 2015 - 8:34 PM

The bureau also slaps tax evasion charges versus Joseph Calata who was earlier embroiled in alleged stock market manipulation

Why the BIR e-filing system is not feasible – for now

Apr 13, 2015 - 7:00 PM

‘The government should make the payment process including the filing system not troublesome to the point that paying of taxes and filing of returns become torturing and distressing’

BIR extends deadline for e-filing of tax returns to June 15

Apr 13, 2015 - 12:25 AM

The extension only applies to the electronic filing but the deadline for manual filing remains April 15 says Kim Henares

Senator urges BIR to postpone April 15 tax filing deadline

Apr 09, 2015 - 7:05 PM

Senator Bam Aquino urges the bureau to cancel penalties if taxpayers fail to use BIR’s e filing system which was introduced only on March 15

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Why is income tax return filing so burdensome?

Apr 09, 2015 - 1:31 PM

Part 2: Complying with the BIR is becoming more and more difficult and costly Do they not consider the time spent and costs incurred by taxpayers just to comply with tons of regulations they issue almost every month?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Why is income tax return filing so burdensome?

Apr 08, 2015 - 8:30 AM

Part 1: How are we supposed to comply when nobody seems to understand the scope and implications of the new regulations BIR is imposing?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Are OFWs required to file tax returns?

Sep 17, 2014 - 11:01 AM

Is everyone required to file income tax return? What’s the use of filing income tax return?

BIR: Only few accountants in 5 NCR cities paid 2012 taxes

May 15, 2014 - 9:02 AM

Only 3 out of 8 taxpayer accountants in the cities of Taguig Pasay Paranaque Las Pinas and Muntinlupa filed their 2012 tax dues

Flower shops in latest BIR shame campaign ad

Apr 23, 2014 - 2:50 PM

In its latest Tax Watch ad the BIR asks whether flower shops are paying the right taxes

BIR hits Makati lawyers in latest tax ad

Apr 17, 2014 - 4:02 PM

The bureau says only a little over half of lawyer taxpayers in Makati filed their tax returns in 2012

Missed the tax filing deadline? Here are the penalties

Apr 16, 2014 - 3:40 PM

In general late filers pay 25 of tax due plus 20 interest per annum and a compromise penalty

Who are exempted from filing income tax returns?

Apr 15, 2014 - 5:57 PM

A list of employed and self employed individuals who do not have to brave long lines on April 15 to submit ITRs

Palace: Late tax filers face penalties

Apr 13, 2014 - 7:21 PM

The government s reminder comes a few days before the April 15 deadline of the filing of income tax returns

BIR, doctors' group reconcile, call for filing of tax returns

Apr 10, 2014 - 8:28 PM

After the ruckus over the BIR ad that depicted doctors as cheats the PMA and BIR join forces to urge Filipinos to file their income tax returns before April 15

OBEDIENCE. Bureau of Internal Revenue Commissioner Kim Henares asks taxpayers to pay their taxes as obedience to the laws of the land. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

Gov't reminds public of April 15 ITR filing deadline

Apr 05, 2014 - 3:50 PM

April 15 which falls on Holy Tuesday is the deadline for filing of income tax returns for professionals and other self employed individuals

BIR: 2014 disclosure of passive income optional

Feb 12, 2014 - 12:39 PM

Taxpayers do not need to disclose their passive income when filing their income tax returns this April

INCOME TAX RETURNS. The BIR announced that disclosure of passive income was optional for 2014's income tax return. AFP PHOTO

BIR sues Malampaya contractor for tax evasion

Nov 29, 2013 - 5:45 AM

BIR files a case against Bella Tiotangco whose company received Malampaya funds to build projects in Palawan

Taxpayers reminded of April 15 deadline

Apr 11, 2013 - 4:16 PM

The Bureau of Internal Revenue says professionals and self employed individuals must file their income tax returns on or before April 15

ANNUAL FILING. The Bureau of Internal Revenue deadline for filing of income taxes is near. Photo by AFP

Tax raps under Aquino govt now at 160

Apr 04, 2013 - 8:48 PM

None of the complaints filed under the name and shame campaign of the tax bureau has led to conviction

PAY YOUR TAXES. BIR Commissioner Kim Jacinto-Henares urged Filipinos to pay the right taxes. Photo by Cai Ordinario

‘CJ selection is next chapter of Corona Trial’

Jun 15, 2012 - 3:14 PM

Some say the judiciary has been injured and damaged so the next guy should be a healing Chief Justice What s more important are the judicial reforms

ERA OF REFORM: House impeachment manager Joseph Emilio Abaya says former Chief Justice Renato Corona's trial resulted in 'unexpected accomplishments'

#CoronaTrial: Day 7

Jan 26, 2012 - 6:28 PM

Day 7: BIR chief continues testimony reveals tax records of Corona daughters