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Customs assigns new district collectors in 'major reshuffle'

Mar 17, 2018 - 11:36 AM

The Bureau of Customs appoints new district collectors in areas where the February collection target was not met

Gov’t eyes higher taxes for 'ultra-rich' earning over P5M a year

Sep 14, 2016 - 5:24 PM

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III says those earning less than P3 million a year will enjoy a tax break

HIGHER TAXES FOR THE RICH. Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III says the Duterte government will impose higher personal income taxes on the 'ultra-rich'

The #Balikbayan box and the stubborn Bureau of Customs

Aug 25, 2015 - 7:44 PM

The bureau must learn from this experience that its uncompromising hard stance did no good

Bacolod nearly meets 2015 local revenue target in 5 months

Jul 02, 2015 - 7:07 PM

From January to May the capital city of Negros Occidental has collected P504M in revenues locally – only several millions shy of the P520 M target for the entire year

AGGRESSIVE CAMPAIGN. Bacolod Mayor Monico Puentevella talks about the results of a more aggressive business tax collection campaign in his state of the city address on July 1, 2015. Photo courtesy of PIO Bacolod

Kim Henares: 'Sin tax' cuts cigarette smoking in PH

Jun 15, 2015 - 8:47 PM

Proceeds from the taxes on cigarettes rose to P74 33 billion in 2014 from P32 16 billion in 2012 the Bureau of Internal Revenue says

World Bank: Broaden base, simplify taxes to boost revenues

Aug 08, 2014 - 1:28 PM

The multilateral agency also urges the government to rationalize fiscal incentives ahead of the 2015 ASEAN integration

Senators: Where is sin tax money going?

Jan 13, 2014 - 5:42 PM

Senators Cayetano and Marcos want Congress to review whether sin tax collections are helping tobacco farmers and health programs

BIR misses tax collection goal in July

Aug 15, 2013 - 6:11 PM

The revenue agency s collections fall short of target by a minimal 0 62

BIR files tax evasion case vs Solenn Heussaff

Apr 04, 2013 - 11:40 AM

The Bureau of Internal Revenue said the model and TV host declared an income of only P6 73 million about half of the P13 59 million she earned from clients and employers

NOT ENOUGH? BIR said Heussaff declared only P6.73 million in gross income in her 2011 income tax return. Image from the Solenn Heussaff Facebook page

BIR collects P86-B taxes in October, almost meets target

Nov 19, 2012 - 1:35 PM

The Bureau of Internal Revenues BIR collected P86 11 billion in tax revenues in October almost meeting its target of P86 18 billion for the month

Aquino assured of Congress' support on sin tax reform bill - Abad

Mar 26, 2012 - 2:07 PM

DBM Secretary Florencio Abad said the administration is confident it has the “numbers in Congress” to get the measures passed

Sin tax reforms take one step forward

Feb 02, 2012 - 1:49 PM

In a bold move to shore up government revenues a long awaited version of the sin tax reform bill was filed in Congress