PEZA rejects renamed TRABAHO bill

The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA), the government agency that administers tax incentives for export-oriented enterprises, said the tax perks being proposed under House Bill (HB) 313 or the Corporate …

BIR vows relentless tax drive vs POGOs

Ahead of the planned congressional probe over the growing number of Chinese workers in the country, the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) said it is already relentlessly pursuing a tax …

Tariff body pushes tax on cement imports

The Tariff Commission has recommended to further tax imported cement in defense of multinational cement producers who reportedly were harmed by the surge in imports in recent years. Read more

Alcohol products soon to bear tax stamps

After years of delay, the government will finally start affixing internal revenue stamps on alcohol products to discourage tax cheats once higher excise taxes kick in by next year, according …