Officials of the Departments of Health (DOH), of Education (DepEd), and of Budget and Management … Continue reading DepEd, DOH, DBM execs urge Congress to pass ‘pro-poor’ tax reform bill
The House of Representatives is set to start plenary deliberations on the first package of … Continue reading 102 congressional reps back tax reform bill
Over 200 representatives of nongovernment organizations and other civil society groups have called on the … Continue reading NGOs urge Congress to ‘swiftly’ pass tax reform bill
The Philippines’ antiquated tax code, which contains 59 lines of exemptions from the Value-Added Tax … Continue reading Gov’t losing P91 B yearly from VAT exemptions
The Departments of Budget and Management (DBM) and of Finance (DOF) will hold a Luzon-wide … Continue reading Gov’t to hold Luzon-wide dialogue on tax reform tomorrow
The Department of Finance (DOF) welcomed Monday the final approval by the House ways and … Continue reading DOF welcomes final House committee approval of pro-poor tax reform bill
Various organizations led by the Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (TUCP), Financial Executives of the Philippines (FINEX) and the National Tax Research Center (NTRC) are backing the “long-overdue” reforms in personal income tax (PIT) rates proposed by the Department of Finance (DOF) along with other measures to make the tax system simpler, more equitable and more efficient, especially for low- and middle-income taxpayers.