mon abrea - updates

Rappler's latest stories on mon abrea


[OPINION] We need people power, not emergency power

Mar 23, 2020 - 8:00 PM

And here are a few reminders for companies that have been donating

New tax amnesty law has no spirit, says expert

Feb 20, 2019 - 2:35 PM

For tax expert Mon Abrea, President Rodrigo Duterte should have thrown out the tax amnesty law completely, as it is now unable to execute its main goals

Trabaho bill delay will hurt business – tax expert

Dec 11, 2018 - 4:55 PM

Tax expert Mon Abrea says the Department of Finance should be open to lowering corporate income tax without rationalizing fiscal incentives

Rappler Talk: Mon Abrea on the unintended effects of tax reform

Oct 25, 2018 - 2:56 PM

Tax expert Mon Abrea gives his unsolicited advice to the government on how to implement genuine tax reform

End BIR corruption? Abolish it, says expert

Aug 14, 2018 - 11:08 AM

'Corruption in the BIR is embedded in the system,' says tax expert Mon Abrea

CORRUPTION. Tax expert Mon Abrea says the government should consider abolishing the Bureau of Internal Revenue to rid the agency of corruption. Photo by AFP

Rappler Talk: Mon Abrea on TRAIN law

Aug 08, 2018 - 2:50 PM

Rappler talks to tax expert Mon Abrea about the opportunities and threats under the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion law

WATCH: Using technology to push for tax reform

Dec 18, 2016 - 1:20 PM

Mon Abrea also known as the Philippine Tax Whiz demonstrates the power of digital as a platform for change

BIR-audited taxpayers 'just being harassed' – tax expert

Apr 29, 2016 - 4:00 PM

Reforming the Bureau of Internal Revenue and overhauling the 19 year old tax system is a challenge for the next administration says tax reform advocate Mon Abrea

GENUINE TAX REFORM. Mon Abrea of the Abrea Consulting Group says genuine tax reform should include rationalizing tax rates and fixing bureaucratic processes. Photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler

#AskTheTaxWhiz: How millennials can revolutionize the tax system

Feb 23, 2016 - 2:00 PM

What should I do to get started on formal taxes? Can the youth be catalysts for genuine tax reform?

#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We need a leader who has the political will to push forward the tax reform bills in Congress and start overhauling our outdated and overly burdensome tax code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: How can we make Aquino listen to our tax woes?

Oct 15, 2015 - 6:30 PM

A reader asks whether we can still trust Daang Matuwid and what are the legal ways to avoid taxes

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Why push for tax reform?

Oct 04, 2015 - 9:12 AM

A diehard fan asks what s in it for fellow AlDub fans if they support the clamor for tax reform


#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 much 'SOP' should a taxpayer pay? (Part 2)

Jun 04, 2015 - 10:12 AM

Mr Tax Whiz tells ignorant taxpayer that bribing BIR examiners is wrong Not paying the right taxes is even worse

#AskTheTaxWhiz: How much 'SOP' should a taxpayer pay? (Part 1)

Jun 03, 2015 - 3:41 PM

An ignorant taxpayer asks Is there a legal way of dealing with BIR without compromises?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: What's the difference between tax avoidance and tax evasion?

May 22, 2015 - 5:45 PM

Given the more than 357 tax evasion cases filed by BIR I am honestly doubtful if tax avoidance is even possible

#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

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Should I pay VAT for my 2012 non-VAT sales?

Mar 19, 2015 - 9:59 AM

Why are they asking me to pay taxes more than my actual income in 2012?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: With business closed, should we still renew with BIR?

Mar 12, 2015 - 11:45 AM

Is there a penalty? What else do we need to do?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: When is the deadline to renew my business permit?

Jan 29, 2015 - 4:41 PM

What happens if I failed to renew?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: How do I know if my employer remits withheld taxes?

Jan 15, 2015 - 12:17 PM

Do I have any liability if they did not remit?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Is organizing charity events taxable?

Dec 31, 2014 - 11:44 AM

Can I register a foundation for tax exemption purposes?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: What's an eBIR?

Dec 11, 2014 - 2:19 PM

How does it work?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: What is a tax refund?

Nov 15, 2014 - 2:43 PM

Are all employees eligible to get a refund? Also what is a VAT refund?

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

Oct 31, 2014 - 2:00 PM

How do we compute it?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Are wedding gifts taxable?

Sep 11, 2014 - 3:08 PM

My in laws gave us an apartment and a brand new car as wedding gifts Will these be subject to tax as well?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: How come some of PH’s richest are not top taxpayers?

Sep 02, 2014 - 2:18 PM

Are bribes or gains from corruption taxable? Can those who give bribe money claim it as deductible expense?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: How do I know which tax I should pay?

Aug 27, 2014 - 1:51 PM

How do I avoid an open case? Am I still required to file returns even without any tax due?

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Is BIR imposing new taxes on gov’t benefits?

Aug 09, 2014 - 1:30 PM

Government workers have asked the Supreme Court to stop the BIR from imposing what they say are new taxes on their benefits

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Can I use personal expenses to reduce income tax?

Jul 08, 2014 - 11:21 AM

It is not the nature of expense that matters but its use or purpose

#AskTheTaxWhiz: Why should I ask for receipt?

Jul 01, 2014 - 3:14 PM

If you don’t the 12 VAT goes to the pocket of the businessman