travel tax - updates

Rappler's latest stories on travel tax


Flying to BIMP-EAGA? Travel tax waived for certain travelers

May 10, 2018 - 6:30 PM

BIMP-EAGA includes Brunei, Indonesia, and Malaysia, and the travel tax exemption aims to 'accelerate economic development in Mindanao and Palawan'

DUTERTE'S ORDER. President Rodrigo Duterte orders the travel tax exemption of Mindanao and Palawan travelers flying to BIMP-EAGA. Malacañang file photo

House committee pushes travel tax exemption for all OFW kids

Oct 12, 2017 - 5:24 PM

A bill seeks to amend the Migrant Workers and Overseas Filipinos Act of 1995 to extend travel tax exemption to children of both solo and married OFW parents

Bello wants unrefunded OFW terminal fees returned to OWWA

Mar 03, 2017 - 11:06 PM

The labor department says most OFWs don t get their refunds because of lack of time and awareness

 GIVE IT BACK. Labor Secretary Sylvestre Bello III wants unrefunded OFW travel tax and fees remitted to the OWWA.

Traveling soon? Pay your travel taxes online

Oct 30, 2016 - 8:14 AM

Skip the queues at the airport and pay your travel tax online before your flight

HASSLE FREE. TIEZA's online payment system allows travelers to skip airport queues to pay travel tax. Photo from the TIEZA website

Europe 'big 5' airlines launch new alliance

Jan 21, 2016 - 1:27 PM

The Airlines for Europe A4E alliance calls for an end to excessive fees paid by travellers

#AskTheTaxWhiz: What's a travel tax?

Sep 24, 2014 - 2:12 PM

Know what a travel tax is and when and how to pay for it

Use travel tax revenues to build roadside toilets – Recto

Sep 13, 2014 - 5:24 PM

Senator Ralph Recto says the Philippines has one of the lowest ratio of public toilets per kilometer of national road in the world forcing tourists to self pee anywhere