Taxing the gig economy

President Duterte has thrown a hot potato on the laps of his policymakers at the DOF with his strong advocacy for a gross income taxation system. The President has a …

BIR launches digital tax payments system

The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has launched a digital tax payments system allowing Filipinos to pay their taxes online using the electronic funds transfer service PESOnet, in line with …

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 …

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 …

BIR: P200M collected from POGO workers

FOREIGN workers of Philippine offshore gaming operators (POGO) have paid about P200 million in personal income taxes to the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), according to its chief. “They (POGO …