A proposal by Sen. Emmanuel Pacquaio to increase the excise tax on alcohol products will … Continue reading Alcohol tax hike to raise P237-B in revenues over 5-year period
Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said the double-digit growth in sales and high-profit margins of … Continue reading TRAIN boosts Filipino consumers’ spending power, says Dominguez
Over 1,000 entrepreneurs take part in ‘Sulong’ regional forumsDate Posted: April 29, 2019
More than 1,000 entrepreneurs, mostly representing small and medium enterprises (SMEs), were consulted by the … Continue reading Over 1,000 entrepreneurs take part in ‘Sulong’ regional forums
DOF to urge Congress to pass higher tobacco tax rates to further discourage smoking, raise more healthcare fundsDate Posted: April 29, 2019
The Department of Finance (DOF) will “try its best” until the last minute to convince the Congress to impose new “sin” tax rates on tobacco products that will make cigarettes pricey enough to further discourage smoking, especially among teenagers.