estate tax - updates

Rappler's latest stories on estate tax


#AskTheTaxWhiz: How do I calculate how much estate tax to pay?

Aug 29, 2019 - 5:00 PM

You may have heard of estate tax amnesty, but what do you know about estate tax? Learn about it from the Philippine Tax Whiz.

#AskTheTaxWhiz: How do I avail of estate tax amnesty?

Jun 12, 2019 - 3:45 PM

The Philippine Tax Whiz discusses how you can finally transfer those long-overdue properties

#AskTheTaxWhiz: All about estate tax amnesty

Feb 28, 2019 - 2:30 PM

The Philippine Tax Whiz discusses the provisions of the recently passed estate tax amnesty

House, Senate panel OK lower estate taxes to help grieving families

Dec 06, 2017 - 5:25 PM

The bicameral conference committee has agreed to tax-exempt family homes valued at P10 million and below, from the existing P1 million

Photo from Senator Angara's staff

[OPINION] Tax after death

Nov 04, 2017 - 11:08 PM

Usually, the heirs realize the need to pay the estate tax after years or even decades have passed from a person's death

SC issues TRO vs property tax hike in QC

Apr 18, 2017 - 5:48 PM

Under Quezon City Ordinance No 2256 real property taxes in Quezon City are estimated to increase from 100 to 500 starting this year

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Is the proposed tax reform package really pro-poor?

Feb 26, 2017 - 6:00 PM

The Philippine Tax Whiz shares what the public must know about the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion TRAIN bill

House approves bill granting amnesty on estate tax

Feb 13, 2017 - 7:35 PM

Congressmen also give their nod to a measure proposing a single estate tax rate of 6 based on the value of the net estate

APPROVED. The House of Representatives passed on 3rd and final reading a total of 7 bills on February 13. File photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Pimentel bill seeks one-time relief from estate taxes

Jul 30, 2016 - 7:02 AM

Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III describes this as a reasonable tax relief especially to the middle class Filipino families

ONE-TIME TAX RELIEF. Senate President Aquilino 'Koko' Pimentel files a bill seeking to grant one-time amnesty on estate taxes to Filipino families.

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Is there such a thing as ‘death tax?’

Oct 31, 2014 - 2:00 PM

How do we compute it?

Stop sale of UP-Ayala Technohub, SC asked

Sep 24, 2014 - 5:49 PM

The Quezon City government wants to sell the property along Commonwealth Avenue since the University of the Philippines allegedly owes P117 million worth of real estate taxes

UP CHARTER. The Office of the Solicitor General says the University of the Philippines' charter exempts it from real estate tax. Photo from WikiCommons

Estate tax collections target: P10-B a year from P1-B

Aug 02, 2012 - 8:13 PM

Increasing estate tax collections by ten fold is another 2016 target of the government when President Aquino steps down in 4 years