President Duterte has given his full backing to the Comprehensive Tax Reform Program (CTRP), which … Continue reading PRRD fully supportive of tax reform, says Dominguez
The Department of Finance (DOF) has maintained before the Congress that the first package of … Continue reading CTRP is “progressive” as it will shift tax burden to rich, provide subsidies to poor families—DOF
Former Finance Secretary Margarito Teves along with sectoral leaders have expressed to the Congress their … Continue reading Ex-DOF chief, sectoral leaders back CTRP diesel tax
Department of Finance (DOF) Assistant Secretary Paola Alvarez has called on critics of the DOF-proposed … Continue reading DOF welcomes criticisms but challenges critics to present fairer tax plan – Alvarez
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.