Filipino-Chinese vow to toe line on taxes

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A day after being chided by a “shocked” President Benigno Aquino III about the incredibly low taxes—or sometimes none at all—that affluent Filipino-Chinese businessmen were paying, the leaders of the community said they would toe the line and vowed to get their members to pay the right amount in taxes.

As this developed, the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) said the businessmen only had until April 15 to pay the correct amount in taxes, after which the authorities would declare “open season” on tax delinquents.

“In light of the good governance program led by our President, the federation will ask the entire Chinese community to be very diligent in paying their tax obligations,” said businessman Francis Chua, relaying a message to the INQUIRER from Federation of Filipino-Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry Inc. (FFCCCII) president Tan Chin.

President Aquino’s admonition to tax-evading Filipino-Chinese businessmen was made on Friday evening at the annual meeting of the FFCCCII in Pasay City, eliciting strained laughter, awkward reactions and knowing glances from the group’s members who were present, according to people at the event.

Chua, himself a past president of the FFCCCII, said the group—the umbrella organization of all Chinese-Filipino business associations nationwide—had been conducting regular tax seminars for its members to improve their tax compliance.

“We fully support our President in this tax campaign,” Chua said, while adding that many FFCCCII members were nonstock, nonprofit organizations that, by the nature of their activities, were usually engaged in activities that required little or no tax payments.

In his speech, President Aquino expressed shock upon learning earlier from the BIR that only 105 of the FFCCCII’s 207 member firms and organizations had tax identification numbers (TINs).

Despite 6.6 growth

“I wonder what happened to the others,” the President said. “Of these 105 firms, only 54 filed tax returns. To make matters worse, 38 firms and organizations actually filed returns with zero tax due. That means that only 16 of the 207—or only around eight percent—of your member organizations paid taxes. The 6.6 [percent economic] growth rate did not seem to affect your members.”

The President was alluding to the unprecedented growth rate achieved by the country last year.

“Of the FFCCCII’s 552 individual members, only 424 of you have TINs. Of that number, only 185 filed income tax returns, Aquino noted.

File taxes before deadline

“Of those that filed tax returns, only 14 filed returns with zero tax due,” he said. “What this means is 354 out of 552 members—or 64 percent of you—did not pay taxes for the same reasons: No TIN, no tax due or nothing filed at all.”

“In fact, of those who filed and paid income tax, many paid less than P100,000,” an incredulous Aquino said. “There were some who paid less than P1,000 in taxes,” he added.

Interviewed by the INQUIRER, BIR Commissioner Kim Jacinto-Henares said she was urging members of the business community to file the proper tax returns before the deadline next month.

“The President’s speech was an appeal to them,” Henares said. “The message basically was: We recognize that you’ve been helping the country and contributing to charitable work, but can you please pay the right taxes by April 15?”

Henares said the tax bureau was indeed looking into possible cases of tax evasion among local businessmen, but stressed that there was “no witch hunt” among specific ethnic groups.

She declined to reveal the identities of the persons or businesses being investigated or the amount in taxes they owed, saying the information was confidential.

Not a racial thing

“This is not a racial thing,” she said. “We are not targeting the Chinese-Filipino community. You’re a citizen of this country, you must pay the right amount of tax.”

The BIR chief explained that her agency was looking at data collected from all over the country in trying to detect patterns of potential tax evasion concentrated in specific groups and areas.

“We’re not targeting or threatening them. This is not because they’re the FFCCCI,” she said. “We’re looking at our database and this is what we see.”

The revenue chief also said that businessmen who underdeclared their tax liabilities in previous years must rush to file amended tax declarations before they are found out by the BIR’s examiners.

“About the past years’ liabilities, while we’re not investigating them, they can go back and amend their tax declarations,” Henares said. “They should report the right thing now. Then they can still go back to previous years to correct their returns.”

“Otherwise, they are taking a big risk. It will be the point of no return,” she warned. “Unahan na lang tayo niyan (Let’s see who gets to the other first).”

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  • Noel

    Really? We all know that the biggest tax evaders and smugglers are the Tsinoys. This Francis Chua should shut up. He was a GMA dog.

    • Guest

      Francis Chua is the owner of eng bee tin, the maker of ube hopia and everything ube. Even his fire truck is ube. This ube chinga-chonga is making so much money by paying Filipino workers below minimum wage and forgets to pay his taxes.

      • Noel

        He did not forget to pay taxes. He did not pay. He evaded. For nine years, he was untouchable under GMA being the conduit between her and the Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce. Dapat i-bee-tin ang tsekwang iyan.

      • $39764945

        Pag ang Tsekwa kumapit na parang tuko o sumipsip na parang linta sa mga Pilipinong Presidente siguradung Big Time ang nakawan na gagawin nila.Mga tsekwang yumaman na kapit tuko sa mga nakaraan na Presidente: Lucio Tan,Roberto Ongpin,DJ Consunji,Rolly Go,Ang punyeta na hindi ko alam ang first name at marami pang iba. Kailan pa ba gigising ang mga gungung na Pilipino?

      • Noel

        Noon pa iyan, pards. Sila ang nagturo sa Pilipino ng corruption at lagayan.

      • Dancing Bear

        How do I say this without sounding like a
        racist or a bigot. But my mom always told me that the Chinese in the
        Philippines institutionalized corruption or rather made it the norm. Now
        if you think about it – if 60-70% of major businesses and
        industries are Chinese owned, then they should be the largest tax
        payers in the country. When you read the business papers, there would be
        outstanding earnings reports with these companies and look at the
        Filipinos in the Forbes list. Mostly of Chinese descent. Now which among
        them are the highest tax payers? I don’t think you’d see their names.
        Good luck running after these. Before I forget….how about our
        politicians.

      • Noel

        Indeed, the Chinese in the Phl are the most powerful and influential group. A case in point: Even a cabinet secretary was fired for pursuing tax evasion cases against a tycoon. I’m referring to former DOJ Sec. Cuevas who was unceremoniously sacked by then President Erap for not heeding his instruction to take it easy on Lucio Tan.

      • $42337655

        Kuha mo sir. It has always been their style of doing business.You got to hand it to them tho’ dahil masisipag naman talaga sila at namumuhunan; kaya nga lang, ang daya at madumi magpatakbo; briber, corruptor and madaya sa labanan. Sneaky, cunning and tricky pero masisipag.

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        Your mom is stupid and racially biased, but not willing to admit it to her child. Obviously she passed down that stupidity to you. Look at the Chinese-majority cities in Asia: Beijing, Shanghai, Singapore, Hong Kong, Chiang Mai, Taipei, Macau. All well-managed, efficient, corruption-free. Then look at the Malay-majority cities of SE Asia: Manila, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur where ethnic Chinese businessmen thrive despite the heavy shadow of corruption.

        Conclusion? Chinese businessmen will do what is necessary to survive. They go to apply for permits, they have to pay under the table for their papers to be processed normally. Tax returns? Gotta give some extra for the BIR inspector, or they will get all sorts of arbitrary extra charges. If you’ve dealt with the BIR, Customs or other gov’t agencies, you know how the game runs. You pay or you don’t play.

        So who’s asking for these bribes and extras in the first place? Malay Filipinos—yes, the kayumangging lahi you’re so proud of. Your greedy, scheming kind who sees intsiks as milking cows, as people who are fair game for extortion, not to mention kidnapping and robbery. It’s the Malay Filipinos who institutionalized corruption in their own country, ever since the Spaniards left. Nothing has changed, and nothing will. Drive away all Chinese, and the Filipino “cancer” that JP Rizal referred to will still remain, finding new victims to target.

      • Mazza02

        In all the rubbish you wrote, not once did you have anything to say baout why chinese dont pay taxes. They can still pay bribes and pay their taxes but they chose and encourage bribery because it si cheaper than paying correct taxes. Stop lying….but then again you are who you are so it is probably in your nature to be dishonest

      • $42337655

        exactamento !

        ang laging kinakampihan nyan ay yung nananalo. nevermind the platform. they are the best corruptors and bribers in this side of the world.

        “Pag ang Tsekwa kumapit na parang tuko o sumipsip na parang linta sa mga Pilipinong Presidente siguradung Big Time ang nakawan na gagawin nila.”——- TUMPAK !

      • $39764945

        Muchas Gracias, Amigo

      • Cardinal Sin

        PH taxes is a form of extortion. What government services do the Chinese benefit from by paying taxes? Do they use public hospitals or schools? Aren’t roads supposed to be paid for by gas, toll and LTO fees? Aren’t airports paid for by airport fees? Just shut down the PH government and let the NPA take over. Every man for himself. Just like the olden times. It’s more fun to apply as a refugee in Hong Kong and relinquish stupid Filipino citizenship.

        PNoy and Abu Sayaf are just the same. They both demand “ransom money” for “food and lodging.” The PNP held several Chinese hostages in 2010 and shot them because they didn’t pay the ransom money. Taxes just like VAT are simply added to the price of any consumer good, so the consumers always end up paying for it. Anyone who pays taxes (and everybody does through VAT) simply pays the PNP to kidnap, rape and murder them later. They pay taxes so that the AFP can buy more toys from Uncle Sam and employ an army of thieves.

        PNoy never even apologized for killing those Chinese hostages in 2010. Aquino’s Liberal Pary is even holding up in Imus Cavite through his Maliksi monkeys and supporting federation of crooked mayors and cops who want to continue their carjacking, carnapping, extortion and armed robbery businesses in Metro Manila through their hideouts in Cavite. That’s where your taxes go. To the extortionist PH government which is no different from Abu Sayaf, which just received millions again in ransom money.

      • Guest

        please take your meds.

      • tweakthor

        Teka, mukha atang napakagulo ng pagiisip mo … walang tinutungohan. Simple lang naman … ang isang katungkulan ng mamamayan ay magbayad ng WASTONG buwis. Ang katungkulan naman ng gobyerno ay ang pagamit ng buwis sa tamang pamamaraan. Ang mga hindi nagbabayad ng buwis (ke tsinoy man sya) ay mali at dapat usigin. Ang pangungurakot sa buwis na binayad ng taong bayan ay dapat ding sugpuin sa pamamagitan ng korte. Ang mga nangungurakut ay dapat usigin at palitan.

        Ang mga taong nagsasabing hindi sila magbabayad ng buwis dahil kinukurakot lang ay halatang nagpapalusot! Gumagawa na lang ng kung ano-anong dahilan maiwasan lang magbayad.

      • Mazza02

        Chinese should apologise for all the discrimination, non payment of wages and harming of Filipino workers…

      • Cardinal Sin

        PH taxes is a form of extortion. What government services do the Chinese benefit from by paying taxes? Do they use public hospitals or schools? Aren’t roads supposed to be paid for by gas, toll and LTO fees? Aren’t airports paid for by airport fees? Just shut down the PH government and let the NPA take over. Every man for himself. Just like the olden times. It’s more fun to apply as a refugee in Hong Kong and relinquish stupid Filipino citizenship.

        PNoy and Abu Sayaf are just the same. They both demand “ransom money” for “food and lodging.” The PNP held several Chinese hostages in 2010 and shot them because they didn’t pay the ransom money. Taxes just like VAT are simply added to the price of any consumer good, so the consumers always end up paying for it. Anyone who pays taxes (and everybody does through VAT) simply pays the PNP to kidnap, rape and murder them later. They pay taxes so that the AFP can buy more toys from Uncle Sam and employ an army of thieves.

        PNoy never even apologized for killing those Chinese hostages in 2010. Aquino’s Liberal Pary is even holding up in Imus Cavite through his Maliksi monkeys and supporting federation of crooked mayors and cops who want to continue their carjacking, carnapping, extortion and armed robbery businesses in Metro Manila through their hideouts in Cavite. That’s where your taxes go. To the extortionist PH government which is no different from Abu Sayaf, which just received millions again in ransom money.

      • Guest

        you forgot to take your medicines again.

      • Mazza02

        This is a 50 center from china…copy and paste ang posts

      • nbi agent

        another angel with a devil mind!

      • Mazza02

        Are you referring to Reptilian and Kim Jong? If so you are correct…they have an evil mind like you

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        Francis Chua is in the steel industry, he has nothing to do with Eng Bee Tin. Gerry Chua owns Eng Bee Tin. And no, workers at EBT are paid above minimum wage. Get your facts straight before spewing your usual BS, you stupid brown Flip monkey

      • Mazza02

        Get your fact straight and read the report from the government. You will find that chua togehter with the others have not paid the correct tax due. Your potty mouth and name calling….so typical of low class people

    • Cardinal Sin

      PNoy and Abu Sayaf are just the same. They both demand “ransom money” for “food and lodging.” The PNP held several Chinese hostages in 2010 and shot them because they didn’t pay the ransom money. Taxes just like VAT are simply added to the price of any consumer good, so the consumers always end up paying for it. Anyone who pays taxes (and everybody does through VAT) simply pays the PNP to kidnap, rape and murder them later. They pay taxes so that the AFP can buy more toys from Uncle Sam and employ an army of thieves. PNoy never even apologized for killing those Chinese hostages in 2010. Aquino’s Liberal Pary is even holding up in Imus Cavite through his Maliksi monkeys and supporting federation of crooked mayors and cops who want to continue their carjacking, carnapping, extortion and armed robbery businesses in Metro Manila through their hideouts in Cavite. That’s where your taxes go. To the extortionist PH government which is no different from Abu Sayaf, which just received millions again in ransom money.

      • Mazza02

        Chinese government also demand ransom money from taxes. You should stikc to china and ask them about this.

    • Dancing Bear

      Somehow I missed this tidbit of information. I shouldn’t have bought so many hopia and peanut bars.

      • Noel

        That’s okay. I also like Chinese pastries and foods.

    • nbi agent

      how about you? don’t tell me you’re an angel too.

      • Mazza02

        No but closer to being one than you at least

  • Pio Gante

    you must really be kidding us because only the poor minimum wage earners pay the right taxes.

    magugunaw na ang pilipinas pero hindi niyo pa rin mahahabol ang mga mandaraya dahil kahit anong gawin niyong higpit ay makakakita pa rin sila ng paraan para makapandaya.

    • $42337655

      sadly, this is so true.

      the wealthy can hire good accountants who are willing to cheat for them, of course, for a fee

      the poor, the masses, you know what always befall them…….

      • tarikan

        If I were a congressman (kahit partylist ng grupong tagalinis ng posonegro), I will introduce a bill that if & when a tax cheat was jailed his tax accountant (if he had) would be jailed too. Same penalty because he (accountant) was an accomplice.

    • Paul Isma

      minimum wage earners are exempt from paying income tax…matagal na..check mo yung payslip mo..if minimum wage earner ka nga..mali ang ginawa ng payroll master ninyo..

      • jeff

        you are correct that minimum wage earners are exempted. but how about those earning a little above the minimum wage? their salary is still subjected to income tax using the outdated tax table.

  • guest

    That is why the bank secrecy law should be repealed. All of these hidden money will be uncovered and proper taxes will be levied once this is done.

  • $14334231

    of course someone (or even quite a few), from BIR are benefiting from these hooligans…remember, when you’re a businessman and you file a zero tax due to the government, right away these BIR people must have smelled something fishy about it…but then again, these BIR personnel could be the ones teaching them the loopholes on how to cheat the government and get away with it….filipino employees of BIR are part of the problems….there motto is:..”LAGAY IS MY GUY!”…..and this is the sad fact about some (or most) of our government employees…..no wonder a lot of them dines on fancy restaurants…let’s face it….corruption in the philippines will forever be embedded to most until all living creatures vanishes on this so-called EARTH…..

    • tarikan

      And we are proud to proclaim to the world that the Philippines is the only Catholic country in Asia. Something is wrong somewhere. Very wrong indeed. Perhaps corruption is not being attended to as much as the RH Law?

      • adriel0104

        chinese are not catholics.They are Godless group of people.

      • $39764945

        Godless Chinese get rich through: 1. Bribery 2. Cheating 3. Lying.They do this inordinate Greed for MONEY and they are known for it all over the world.

      • Cardinal Sin

        The god of Catholic priests is money. That’s why they collect tithes and offerings from you. They need money for their gay prostitutes and gay night outs during their days off.

      • $42337655

        you got that wrong sir. the church needs to operate just like any other organization and it also helps the poor in many ways. they need the support of its people.
        there are always a few bad apples, this does not mean the church as an institution is wrong.
        it is the human in us and the free will that causes and commits the wrong and this does not involve God.

      • nbi agent

        another angel, ha ha ha.

      • Mazza02

        And you are the opposite

      • Cardinal Sin

        Catholics are more corrupt than godless people. Catholics are evil crooks just like the PNP and their kidnap-for-ransom gang

      • Mazza02

        Prove it with figures, studies etc….oh wait you can’t tsk tsk

      • Cardinal Sin

        The Catholic Church is the most corrupt church in the world. Their priests rape and molest children. The Vatican is connected with the Italian Mafia. Your tithes and offerings simply go their gay lovers.

      • Mazza02

        Please dont talk about what you do in private…we are not interested in your sexual life.

      • disqus_EWrSdjV1nv

        catholicism is a religion of corruption. just check the vatican, vatican bank and rome.

      • Mazza02

        Chinese like you would know about corruption.

    • Cardinal Sin

      The BIR is filled with evil and corrupt Malays.

      • Mazza02

        Bribed and kept their by evil, reprehensible, disgustin and criminal chinese as per the article.

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        Taught by the flat-nosed brown monkeys who do not process papers unless there’s something called “SOP”

      • Mazza02

        So now you claim that a lowly BIR official teaches and forces the likes of Lucio Tan to do something???? The BIR forced the chinese NOT to pay billions in tax owing and not because the chinese businessmen wnated to pay the much cheaper bribe???? Who are you kidding? hahaha the amount of rubbish you will say just so you can excuse the criminal behavior of your countrymen.
        But no one would be surprised after all these businessmen are the heroes of your community and lauded as an example…..on how to get rich through bribery, stealing and cheating and then blame and point fingers on others.
        AS for the flat nose….stop being jealous because our noses will still be higher bridged than chinese with no nose bridge and snub noses. There are academic articles on craniometry that attest to this fact. Mongoloids have much flatter noses….just look at mainland chinese, mongolians or eskimos

    • Mazza02

      However it is needed to point out that it is in the interest of corrupt and unscrupuous criminals to have corrupt officials to bribe. Hence the protestations of chinese dismay about corruption in Philippines is crocodile tear as they themselves profit from and encourage this to be successful.

  • Benigno the Turd

    It’s a message. Contribute to team Pnoy during elections or the BIR will harrass you. Message received.

    • Noel

      Right. It could be a subtle way of sending a message to the Chinese community to contribute. Of course the Chinese being shrewd businessmen as they are get the message. A blank check could have already reached Malacanang.

      • $42337655

        yup, they will comply for now then will lie low for a while then they will do it again when they are not noticed….old technique na ito.

    • Mazza02

      Ganyan ang pgaiisip mo…baluktot dahil natural na sa iyong lahi ang mag corrupt kaya pag may initiative to correct this ang unag sa isip mo ay kung paano mag bribe.

  • go88

    How about the Abnoy clan? Are the cojuangco-aquinos CHINESE (filipinos) also going to pay their taxes?

    • Mazza02

      Aquinos are not chinese. Chinese count chineseness from the father side only.

  • Guest

    So many Filipinos are hungry. Why wait for the Chinoys to come clean? Pogrom them now. The Germans did it to the greedy dirty jews, as a result of which the greedy dirty jews learned to temper their greed. They’re still dirty though. The Malaysians, Vietnames, Thais and Indonesians also did it to the chinks, which tempered the greed of chinks in those countries. Let us implement a bumiputra policy favoring our own people.

    • $42337655

      there is a saying that goes ” the chinese are the jews of asia.”

      • Cardinal Sin

        And the Malays are the satanic Hitlers of Asia.

      • $19750267

        same as you “JERK”

      • $39764945

        Malays didn’t kill 40 plus Million Chinese , Chinese did under your great leader Mao Tse Tung.Of course Communism will never tell you the Truth.for its’ weapons are Lies, Deceits.Brainwashing.Propaganda, Disinformations and many more.Now you know who is the Satanic one . It is your Side.

      • Mazza02

        No we did not kill chinese, chinese killed chinese and others. There is a terminology in the internet for chinese netizens of your ilk…chinazis…what is not surprising is that some chinese are proud of this.

    • go88

      Vietnam’s economy is doing very well and is in the hands vietnamese because they kicked the chinks out …. while our economy is owned by the behos … we have asia’s biggest mall, they built the world’s biggest computer chips factory …. we are satisfied by third hand military hardware, they have a fleet of silent submarines.

      • Cardinal Sin

        The Vietnamese are communists just like China. They are also not Malays. That’s why they are doing well. The malls in the Philippines are all built by the Chinese who waste their money paying taxes even if they never use any government services. Even the AFP and PNP kidnap them. There’s really no reason why they should pay, but people like Henry Sy still pay billions of pesos.

        PH taxes is a form of extortion. What government services do the Chinese benefit from by paying taxes? Do they use public hospitals or schools? Aren’t roads supposed to be paid for by gas, toll and LTO fees? Aren’t airports paid for by airport fees? Just shut down the PH government and let the NPA take over. Every man for himself. Just like the olden times. It’s more fun to apply as a refugee in Hong Kong and relinquish stupid Filipino citizenship.

        PNoy and Abu Sayaf are just the same. They both demand “ransom money” for “food and lodging.” The PNP held several Chinese hostages in 2010 and shot them because they didn’t pay the ransom money. Taxes just like VAT are simply added to the price of any consumer good, so the consumers always end up paying for it. Anyone who pays taxes (and everybody does through VAT) simply pays the PNP to kidnap, rape and murder them later. They pay taxes so that the AFP can buy more toys from Uncle Sam and employ an army of thieves.

        PNoy never even apologized for killing those Chinese hostages in 2010. Aquino’s Liberal Pary is even holding up in Imus Cavite through his Maliksi monkeys and supporting a federation of crooked mayors and cops who want to continue their carjacking, carnapping, extortion and armed robbery businesses in Metro Manila through their hideouts in Cavite. That’s where your taxes go. To the extortionist PH government which is no different from Abu Sayaf, which just received millions again in ransom money.

      • Orchid

        But the Chinese in the Philippines make money from non-Chinese, Fiipinos that is! They can have more than one child as opposed to living in China. And so much more for reasons for living in the Philippines that the Chinese take for granted! If they don’t like it, just leave the Philippines. Corruption would drastically go down! White slavery, smuggling, and counterfeit of currency and goods will drastically be reduced.

      • Cardinal Sin

        The Chinese can do that in any other country. The Chinese lived in the Philippines with Aetas and Mangyans before the Malays from Indonesia and Borneo invaded it.

        Filipino Malays should just go back to Indonesia and Borneo where they belong. Evil Malays murdered Aetas, and the Chinese witnessed it and recorded it in their history books.

        I would love myself to apply as a refugee in Hong Kong if it were possible. But the Philippines is not in chaos yet. The NPA, Abu Sayaf, etc. has to do more for war to exist so that anyone who wants to relinquish their citizenship for other countries as a refugee can easily do it.

        Does anyone really want to be Filipino and have Filipino citizenship? But the Chinese are sticking around until the Malays go back to Indonesia and turn over the Philippines back to the Aetas. The Chinese will not be intimidated by Filipino bullies or their extortionist government. If you want war, you will get it! The Chinese will kick you back to Indonesia where you belong!

        Go back Malays were you belong! Kiram and his followers are already going back. The rest of the Malays should do the same. NPAs, why are you so lazy? How can Filipinos apply for refugee status in other countries if you don’t take action and create war? Filipinos, don’t go to any PH mall anymore. Don’t eat in Jollibee! It’s Chinese-Filipino. Don’t shop in Greenbelt. Those “European” stalls from Store Specialist are Chinese-owned! Don’t buy cellphones, computers,refs, TVs or any consumer goods! They are Chinese! Just go back and live in Indonesia. Climb some trees, eat some bananas and live like a monkey!

      • ApoNiLolo

        Wait a minute. You’re not Filipino nor a Chinese-Filipino. You’re just plain Chinese!

        Guys, ignore this person. His just a Chinese-Troll, trying to provoke anyone who’s against Chinese or China! >: D

      • China_Lee

        Hoy GamayUten. You better go back to China. Go to SEnkaku and built a business Empire their so that China can claim that Islands.

      • Mazza02

        Hahaha…what a joke. Our ancestors, whom they call Austronesians, were in China before there were any mongoloid chinese. The first dynasties and kingdoms such as the Shang, chu, wu, yue, etc are all related or assocaited with Austronesians before the mongoloid Qins came. So how can chinese be in Philippines first? chinese did not even reach south china until Han dynasty times, by which time Austronesians in Philippines have been living here for thousands of years. You are a complete joke.

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        Hahaha! You are a good bullshitter, but there are NO Chu, Wu, Yue Dynasties in China, ever. Shang, yes, the first dynasty. But none of those dynasties you mentioned ever existed. You’ll make a good fiction writer, manhole-nostriled monkey

      • Mazza02

        I said dynasties and KINGDOMS…..ha…as usual lack of reading comprehension issues….so slow. Chu, Wu, Yueh, Shang and neolithic cultures of Liangzhu, sanxingdui and Linzhi population during han dynasty times are related to southeast asians especially Austronesians like Filipinos. Your countrymen have been claiming Filipinos came from china for a looooooong time now as a lot of so called chinese achievements like silk, paper printing, shipbuilding, kites, rice cultivation, bronze, jade, iching, kungfu etc etc are associated with southern peoples i.e. southeast asians NOT mongoloid people. But lucky for you there are no southeast asians including Filipinos interested in claiming or associating with you. Yet your academics and western academics and historians will continue to do so.
        I can see that you resorted to name calling again because you found out you and the original poster is wrong and I am right. Next time before opening your mouth, check and do your research about your own country’s history first before thinking of telling Filipinos about ours.

      • nbi agent

        so you think filipino are angel? ha ha ha.

      • pammisymonds

        I quit working at shoprite and now I make $35h – $80h…how? I’m working online! My work didn’t exactly make me happy so I decided to take a chance on something new… after 4 years it was so hard to quit my day job but now I couldn’t be happier. Heres what I do, — Buzz80.ℂOℳ

      • $39764945

        No, not at all.There are some bad Pilipinos also but not in the same league like the Chinese.As I see it Chinese existence is Fixated solely on his Love of Money from birth to grave, that is why he will do anything, I mean anything to get it.

      • Mazza02

        Compared to chinese…yes many people do including non chinese and even some chinese themselves.

      • ApoNiLolo

        Either you don’t know what taxes are for because of your off topic rants or merely pathetically justifying Chinoy’s blatant tax avoidance.

        Which ever you are, leave the country if you’re not satisfied. That will be one less ignorant or opportunistic parasite. As simple as that!

      • Guest

        you forgot to take your medicines.

      • $19750267

        as long as you are inside my country walking or driving your smuggled car everyday… that is more than enough reason for you to pay taxes… or else you shut up or go to hell.. “mafi muk”

      • China_Lee

        Go back to China and built your Mall there. If that’s your arguments.

      • $39764945

        Kidnapping Chinese for Ransom is Payback Time for the Illegal entry of your ancestors into our Country and for making you rich through use of your Unfair dealings, Cheating , Lying and all sorts of Chicaneries at the expense of the Pilipinos.Be warn! Pilipinos knows what you Chinese are doing to us.Like they say One can only take so much.

      • Mazza02

        Justifying criminal behaviour of your bretheren I see. What you are saying is essentially people should do the wrong thing because there is no guarantee that we will get anything by doing the right thing. What a twisted sense of morality you chinese have. For your information, you may want to look at Henry Sy and the slave like conditions of contractual employees in order to avoid paying taxes. As for kidnapped chinese, most if not all are kidnapped upon request or in connivance with other rival chinese businessmen.

    • $39764945

      We should do it for the good of our People.

    • Dancing Bear

      Wow, the blatant bigotry yet you’re not censored by Disqus. Imagine what I said about Kris Aquino which they removed.

      • Mazza02

        I always wondered about the racist comments from chinese that continue to be uncensored…..hmmm must be naglalagay

    • Cardinal Sin

      The PH government is already doing that through the PNP. That’s what the PNP did in 2010 when they massacred Chinese tourists in a bus. That’s why Filipino people are evil. Catholics are evil and are all destined to go to the pit of eternal fire with Satan. Malaysians and Indonesians are also evil Malays. Malays are genetically evil.

      • cowan2325

        poison…those f***ing chinese poison the filipinos with drugs they make millions with…they poison the philippine government with their corruption…they sell things laced with poison from food to even slippers just to make millions…and they don’t want to pay taxes and keep their millions they earned from evil businesses they engage in ..they will pay dearly

      • nbi agent

        you’re an angel with satanic mind.

      • Mazza02

        And your a devil with a satanic mind.

      • $42337655

        are you saying that Binay is evil because he is Malay-looking or perhaps really of Malay descent (given his looks and build) ?

    • kismaytami

      I can’t wait for this one. Hope we could have a real Filipino blooded leader to wipe these dirts back to the garbage bin they came from, and away from our motherland.

      • Cardinal Sin

        Malay Filipinos invaded the Philippines from Indonesia and Borneo. Your motherland is in Indonesia. Aetas were wiped out by invading Malays. The Chinese already settled and did business with the Mangyans before the Malays invaded them and stole their land.

      • China_Lee

        China owned by Mongolia. Chinese must be in Mars not here in Earth. The are pest swarming all over the world and claim it as they were their since the Earth begun. Sooo Stupid!!!

      • Mazza02

        Mangyans are also malays. Malays were in China before chinese were in china. REad your history books

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        Malays were in China? HAHAHA! Whoa, now I’ve got confirmation of my troll being absolutely retarded. Malays are descended from the Austronesian race. They NEVER set foot in mainland China. They went to the Phils from the south, from Borneo and neighboring isles. And you have the gall to ask someone to read history books. Which books? The ones printed on fraggy newsprint that’s chock-full of factual errors your own former DepEd Secretary Andrew Gonzalez had to have recalled and edited? Try reading National Geographic more, you know—about the origins of mankind. The one that’s titled “Is this Mankind’s Ancestor”—the one with the picture of a flat-nosed ape that looks like a Filipino

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        Been having a good laugh from you these past few days, troll monkey. Good laughs. Thanks for the time. Now on to more important things in life….

      • Mazza02

        Laugh some more…after all empty cans make the loudest noise

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        Exactly. The empty beer cans clanging around in your head. The sound of them makes for a good morning laugh. Thanks for the jokes, Mr Bean. By being full of brown monkey bullcrap, you’re funny without even realizing it.

      • Mazza02

        Ah…finally the tactic of diversion and obfuscation has been apparent. You claimed a wrong thing about origins of Filipinos which I rebut and obviously you found you were wrong hence, you resort again to name calling….the last refuge of scoundrels and those with no rebuttal. tsk tsk tsk so slow. Now you know chinese have stolen their country from others, maybe southeast asians and iranic peoples should take it back. Just goes to prove how empty chinese defense of historical claims to West Philippine Sea is. By the same logic, china will have to give up most of the territory. So slow……maybe there is something to the mongoloid adjective by westerners about chinese after all….hmmmm

      • Mazza02

        Why dont you try to read the articles in the magazine….but wait we already n=know you ahve reading comprehension issues. As for “Is this maninds ancestor”….yes the picture does not look like the flat faced, snub nosed, slant eyed squat chinese but it does not mean that chinese are not human…dont put your race down.

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        Read your history books? hahaha. YOU need to read up some more.

      • Mazza02

        Oh my….we got a live one. try reading academic history books and NOt your coffee table books written by uneducated chinese like you. Try searching for combinations of liangzhu austronesian, linzhi population austronesian, puelleyblank china austronesian, Daic austronesian connection, chu wu yueh austronesian, chinahistory forum etc. etc etc. You own chinese people are claiming Filipinos came from china…tsk tsk oh my so…..slow.

    • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

      Bumiputra policy in the Philippines will fail. It failed in Zimbabwe, and it failed in Malaysia, as former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad himself admitted recently. Mahathir was the father of the “bumi first” policy. All it succeeded at doing was creating a class of super-rich Malays who enriched themselves by allowing themselves to be used as legal frontmen by Chinese Malaysians and other foreigners who wanted to do business in Malaysia, and needed a way to get around the ownership restrictions on businesses. It cushioned Malays from global competition, and as a result Malaysia still could not move away from being a resource-extraction economy, mainly oil and rubber. The wealth did not trickle down, and Malaysia still couldn’t produce any technological innovations during the same timeframe that Taiwan, Thailand, S.Korea and China were turning themselves into industrial powerhouses.

      A bumi first policy will be no different in the Philippines, because Malay Filipinos are a very lazy, laid-back, uninspired ethnic group. Sure, there are exceptions to the rule, but by and large, look at the entire workforce and measure it against the Philippines’ Asian neighbors in terms of productivity. Without the likes of Intel, Toyota, Huawei, Lenovo, Nissan, and other foreign assembly plants here, the Philippines would largely be exporting bananas and japayukis only. Well, there’s the domestic helpers too.

      Kick out the chinks, sure. You think that’ll solve the Philippines’ economic woes? Corruption was not institutionalized by the Chinese, they only learned the ropes from officials because bribery and other corrupt practices were necessary to do business, ever since the Spaniards left. And who asks for these bribes? Filipino officials, of course. Go to the BIR, Bureau of Customs, DPWH, or even just the DOH for a medical reimbursement. What do people there ask you? Bribes. Under the table. For the boys. Pangmeryenda. And other colorful names for corrupt money. You pay or you don’t play, that’s the way it goes EVERYWHERE in the Philippines.

      Look at the most prosperous Asian cities with Chinese majority population: Beijing, Shanghai, Singapore, Hong Kong, Macau, Chiang Mai, Taipei. All of them super efficient, corruption-free and prosperous. Then look at Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Cebu, Bandung, Hanoi—Asian cities with sizeable Chinese populations doing business despite the heavy corruption. Conclusion? Chinese businessmen will do what is necessary to survive. Business permits, tax returns, construction permits, all of these are fair game for Filipino corruption. Again, if you wanna get something done, you pay. And pay the hooligans they do, to keep things running smoothly.

      I don’t know the source of your racism vs Jews, but I guess you failed to read the real reasons why Hitler targeted them (hint: it wasn’t because of their economic preponderance or, according to you— “greed”). It’s very easy for someone with the typical Flip crab mentality to despise an ethnic group for their success (inggit much?). Kick out all the chinks, and the cancer of corruption that JP Rizal referred to will still be there, this time looking for new targets to squeeze dry. It’s the kayumanggi kind that’s greedy, but I’m sure you’re too proud of your brown-skinned kind to honestly admit it. The Chinese didn’t invent corruption, you Filipinos did. The chinks are just playing along.

      • Mazza02

        Keep telling yourself this. No matter what lies or justifications you give, chinese criminals stealing from the government by not paying taxes are still criminals. Chinese did not institutionalise corruption but thye helped engender this through collaboration with the colonisers like they did wherever they are during colonial times. Chinese histroy books talk about Filipinos lack of corruption vis a vis chinese so even your people admit you are more corrupt. Super efficient hahahaha…is that what you call the current scandals of corruption in china, hong kong and taiwan…China which is a communist country has higher inequality than Philippines. That say it all.

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        Wow, I got me a troll here! Keep comforting yourself with self-invented fiction. That’s what you seem to be good at. Ever consider a career as a comics writer? Suits you, believe me. Bye troll, I do have more important things to do with my time than attend to a troll whose feathers I’ve obviously ruffled.

      • Mazza02

        And so because you have no rebuttal you resort to your usual name calling I see…..Troll?? Maybe you were looking at a mirror? So uneducated and so uncivilized….so typical of your kind

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        I tell facts as I see it. You’re the one without ANY single valid rebuttal. I’ve given up waiting for the evidence of the three outrageous claims you’ve made, starting with the “99.9998%” tax evasion rate among Chinese businessmen. God, you’re so intellectually challenged you must’ve not been breastfed enough by your mom. Why? Was she sharing the milk with your dad at the same time? Whoa! Go slow on the milk, mommy! Leaves some for daddyyy….~!

      • Mazza02

        But that is just it, you don’t see facts as you don’t even know where to look. I have referred you to academic articles and formal studies but you disregard, ignore or change the subject. Why? Because you can’t handle the truth. You have never answered any of my points where I have proved you wrong but just keep moving the goal posts and resorting to childish and boorish behavior, hence the name calling when we all know there are worse names chinese are called and not just by Filipinos but all people all over the world.
        As for the percentage claim, as usual you accuse me of doing something I did not do when it is quite clear that it was another poster who posted the figure. What I do claim and is well known and jsutified is that in Philippines and all over the world, chinese commit more crimes per capital than Filipinos even in chinese countries. In fact, chinese are known for crime in western countries as well.
        All these though are besides the point to the fact that a shocking amount of the wealthiest chinese businessmen who control a disproportionate amount of the economy dont pay their dues, hence a BIG contributor to Philippine under dvelopment as pointed out in numerous studies. No amount of diversion ro obfuscation by you will change this.

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        Oh now you’re outright lying.. WHERE’s the proof? Where are those formal studies and articles? I’ve been waiting for DAYS. WHERE ARE THEY? WHEN DID YOU POINT THEM OUT? Up to now there are no posts from you, not even one website link to substantiate the “99.9998%” claim of tax evasion. What a waste of breath trying to debate you. You will die poor, ignorant and willfully blind to the fact that even among 3rd World Asian nations, yours is a laggard bunch of carabao crap.

      • Mazza02

        Wow…truly amazing…I have repeatedly answered your claim about the 99.99998 figure you keep spouting. As for the studies, I have given you quick search hints with regards to your ingorance about your won country’s history and Austronesians. As for the proof of chinese corruption, you have the article quoting the president of the Philippines no less for one. Chinese criminality figures can be taken just type crim by ethnic group chinese and add whatever country you want including singapore and hong kong.
        But you keep moving the goal posts in order to DIVERT and OBFUSCATE the FACT that a horrendous and shocking number of prominent businessmen are criminal tax cheats. I cant blame you as this is very embarrassing. Chinese are one of the reasons why Philippines is under developed. The multiplier effect from non tax payment is HUGE. Numerous world bank studies about Philippines have attested to low tax collection as the BIGGEST hindrance to Philippines starting to get the economy right.

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        Exactly, the level at which you can ape my words (obfuscate, digress) and pose as if you really know their meanings is just mind-boggling. I’ve been monitoring our posts, and have seen NO SINGLE reference from you as proof. If you’ve got proof, why don’t you simply post it? Academic studies, government surveys that show the 99.9998% incidence of tax evasion. YOU HAVEN’T, and YOU CAN’T. You’re 99.9998% carabao shlt.

        And yet you’ve got the gall to say you’ve repeatedly showed proof. This is the 5th time I ask you to prove it, and you CAN’T. You’re a natural-born liar. Your mother must be so proud of you.

        I’ve wasted enough time as it is trying to wait for an intelligent response, yet you come with BS after BS, while you still can’t answer the original allegations. I’d advise you to try your hand at fiction writing, douche. Although given your English skills, you might have a long way to go. Bye, douchebag. Good luck with that fiction-writing career.

      • Mazza02

        As I see…..no rebuttal and hence trying to stick to strawman accusations in order to divert (note not digress) attention from the criminal chinese tax cheats contributing greatly to the under development of the Philippines. The difference between you and I is that I at least have attempted to provide you with direction on where to get figures unlike you who resort to immature and boorish name calling as well as making semi sexist and misogynistic references showing glimpses of an oedipus like complex.
        FACTS: All your claims about Filipinos including the name calling are unfounded lies and projection of your own inferiority complex vis a vis Filipinos. Also you have been proven wrong about your history, economics commentary on Philippine development and your rate of criminality because otherwise, you would have not wasted a second in telling me so.
        All you do is stick to the strawman claim that I DID not make. As usual a typical tactic of someone who has nothing to back up claims and is proven wrong. Hence the resorting to childish behavior. So sad and so typical of chinese commenters here

    • Mazza02

      The japanese and koreans also employ discriminatory policies against the chinese. However Filipinos would not do this and do not agree with you. There will be no prorgroms. Please stop pretending to be Filipino as it is evident you are chinese. Filipinos dont think in terms of pogroms and most dont know anything about jews, pogroms or anything else you mentioned. Dead giveaway you are an impostor.

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        I’m NOT Filipino, dumbass. I’m not even in the Philippines (considering how many of your desperate compatriots leave your shi!thole country every year, I would consider myself very lucky). I have lived there for months at a time before, though, so I do know what kind of a craphole country it is. Your roads stink, your traffic management stinks, your policemen look overfed and drunk all the time, your government offices are chock-full of crooks lollygagging and wasting public funds, you can’t even get simple 2-page paperwork filed and done in a day, the list of chronic Third World ailments just goes on and on. I just pointed out facts you can’t digest as truth. You can’t handle the heat, get out of the kitchen.

      • Mazza02

        Well nobody ever thought you were Filipino with your uncouth and boorish and reprehensible behavior. As for inefficiencies in our society, these exists everywhere just mor pronounced in countries like Philippines which just got independence just over 50 years ago. What I can say is this is something we recognize as something that needs to be changed and unlike others like yourself don’t point fingers at other people’s short comings while taking enjoyment from doing so. We are not evil after all….unlike you and your kind as evident by your posts.

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        Boy, you are dumber than SHlT. You just assumed I’m Filipino in the post above, now you’re saying nobody ever though I was Filipino? You’re in the habit of contradicting yourself. Man, you could have a vagina monologue all day long! Waste of breath trying to talk sense into an incorrigibly stupid, underdeveloped flat-nosed ape like you

      • Mazza02

        Oh my…your rude, boorish and have reading comprehension problems to add to the list. My original reply was to ‘Guest’ and it clearly stated that I thought he/she was an impostor and NOT Filipino. Then you replied that I claimed you are Filipino. Where is the logic???? So when I repeated that no one could ever mistake you for one what with the ease in which you use evil, demeaning, bigoted, cruel and dirty uncouth words. So lacking in social grace, kapwa and good manners, you replied again that I thought you were Filipino???? Where is the logic???
        As for flat noses….hehehe chinese have flatter snubber noses. Filipinos may have wider noses but definitely higher nose bridge. You only have to look at real chinese with no plastic surgery….I know its hard to find them nowadays outside of mainland china

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        Haha! It’s a well-known schizoprenic reaction among Filipinos to be indignant when their skin color, small height and flat noses are brought up. It’s an anatomical absurdity to have a high-bridged nose and wide nostrils at the same time. You either have one or the other. Look around you and tell me your compatriots have “high-bridged noses.” Hahaha, what a laugh! I

        If the turn of the century Filipinas didn’t have enough good sense to open their legs to Chinese and European settlers here, some of you monkeys wouldn’t all look like the little mountain people I saw once in Mindoro. There’s a reason why Belo, Calayan clinics, and skin-whitening products like glutathioine have been so in vogue for the past twenty years in the Philippines. Speaks volumes of the emotional insecurity Flips have over how they look—flat noses and all. Yeehaa, let’s go monkey! Off to the beauty knifey~!

      • Mazza02

        Moving the goal posts again if you have no rebuttal I see..so typical of chinese commenters here. It is much much more well known that chinese have a HUGE inferiority complex about their looks from their unusual some would say repulsive and freaky eye shape, to the flat as a board faces and flat snub noses. Fortunately not everyone is as uneducated as you. Why dont you go to china or mongolia where your ancestors are from and you would see people with absolutely NO nose bridges at all. As for high bridge wide noses, look at polynesians, some middle easterners, indonesians, malaysians thais burmese etc including Filipinos.
        It is well known that when it comes to looks, even overseas in US, Australia, Europe or asia Filipinos are not target of ridicule. Chinese on the other hand are…so much so that they write academic articles on discrimination against chinese by all people all over the world. Indians arabs are also subject of discrimination like chinese for their looks but never Filipinos.
        As for plastic surgery and skin whitening…you are joking right? Chinese are one of the highest availers of plastic surgery in the entire world!!! as well as your other mongoloid relations in ASia. Check out the recent controversy about the plastic surgery advert in Hong kong.
        And the skin whitening products in Philippines are all from China or Japan…testament to their usage their before being used in Philippines. As usual you think lying through your teeth will change facts. Have some self respect why don’t you? But you would not know anything about that as evident from your boorish and uncouth behavior so typical of your kind….

  • HighPower Led

    It took this long to actually check your database and see this highly irregular ITR?

    I remembered this pawnshop owner who has several lamborghini in his name but declared no income in his ITR. He must have gotten his multi-million pesos car and its maintenance/gas for free.

    Another point is just go to divisoria like tutuban/168 mall etc. see how many will issue any receipt,

  • mamer2

    Noel…, I AGREE with you TOTALLY.
    It was/IS them (Chinese businessmen, specially those with links to Red China)…,
    who “developed and expanded” the term… “TECHNICAL SMUGGLING”.!

    • Cardinal Sin

      It was the Malay Filipinos in the Bureau of Customs who did that evil. Malays are evil.

      • Mazza02

        It was the criminal chinese bribing the Filipinos in customs and if they dont take bribes, the criminial and evil chinese will make sure they lose their jobs.

    • nbi agent

      you agree with satan?

      • Mazza02

        No but it looks like you do.

  • vince_bugaboo

    So why are these tax evaders not being sent to jail? Why is this government tiptoeing around these super rich tsekwanoys?? May batas ba tayo o PAKIUSAPAN?? Bakit kailangan pa silang paringgan o sabihan? Bakit hindi hulihin? Pu-^%-yeta!!! Wala ng matinong nangyayari sa bansang ito!

    • $42337655

      bayaran at areglohan yan in the background sir. this is a well known secret. ang yumayaman din ay yung mga taga- BIR; yumayaman sa suhol. matagal na itong praktis.

      ang mga taong mayayaman ay mga taong kuripot rin. kaya nga yumaman eh.

  • victor1052

    The government should also go after BIR examiners. Surely tax collection will be dramatically high. It is known in the business community that examiners regularly extort money as high as 10 times that of the taxes they demanded be paid. No wonder examiners are rich and can afford to buy (if not extorted) cars and send their children to exclusive schools.

    • Deanmartinstyle

      Sabi nga s Bible sila yung huling makakapasok s pinto ng langit.

      • tarikan

        Mga Katoliko rin yung guardia sa pinto ng langit…kayang bayaran. Baka yosi laang ok na.

      • Mazza02

        Hindi mo na malalaman yun dahil hindi ka papunta dun sa mga pananalita mo.

      • tarikan

        H.e.l.l. or heaven is right here on earth, igan. The way you live your life here on earth would be either H.e.l.l. or heaven. Kung mapaglamang ka sa kapwa, kawatan, killer, criminal that surely is H.e.l.l. otherwise you are in heaven regardless of what religion you have or no religion at all. This h.e.l.l. or heaven mambo-jambo is what the clerics, imams, rabbis, pastors scare you of. Live a dignified, honest life and you won’t be bothered by this mambo-jambo.

  • Deanmartinstyle

    Good speech from Pnoy and Chua baka naman papogi lang yan gaya ng pagnanakaw ng ‘Tatlong Senador’ nawala na ang balita na parang bula. Mga ningas kugon.

  • UrHONOR

    CONDUCT a nationwide LIFESTYLE INVESTIGATION of BIR employees from Janitor up…. get the crackerjack no-nonsense COA auditors to do the investigation with an incentive of getting 10-20% of unexplained assets/wealth of identified BIR “thieves”. Then throw the guilty ones to jail for economic sabotage or the like.

    Make the Chinese identify these shenanigans …..a move that is beneficial to all law-abiding ones, as the proceeds of all taxes will go to government projects, esp infrastructures, the kind that made US great, that will eventually redound to the furtherance of their businesses, considering that 80% or more of the country’s industries are controlled by Fil-Chi.

    • Mazza02

      The chinese wont comply as they benefit from the existence and perpetuation of corruption. Otherwise they wont be successful.

  • tarikan

    I’m flabbergasted that it took no lees than the president of the Philippines to admonish these tax cheats (these usual suspects are Chinese). Why, the Philippines is still in the middle ages regarding taxation? In more advanced countries (ok, ok, why compare PH is well below par), their internal revenue officers go for the tax cheats night and day no let up. Tax cheats have nowhere to hide and if caught they pay and then are jailed. Remember the owners of the Empire State bldg. in New York city? Both husband & wife went to jail for being tax cheats. Also remember Filipino taipan Lucio Tan owing BIR some P26B (BILLION) in cigarette taxes? Well, he DID NOT go to jail. No wonder tax cheats love the Philippines.

    • Mazza02

      To be fair to Philippines, even rich advanced countries are only able to collect at maximum no greater than 70% tax due because of corruption and non payment of businessmen

  • Chiccoloco4U

    If the government is really sincere about collecting taxes, why don’t they take a look also at many Korean businesses especially online tutorial companies since many of these are operating illegally, collecting taxes, Philhealth, SSS, PAG-IBIG fees but sometimes not really remitting them to the respective agencies or sometimes delayed by 3 months or so, and wherein the Human Resources Manager is a Korean national and most likely the other Korean officers are working without proper working permits. They often use English names so that it would be difficult for anyone to trace if they have the necessary working permits.

    These Korean companies have made big connections to many local governments, agencies like DOLE and BIR. It is also shameful that our lawyers are helping them get away from their full obligations to our government and their employees.

    • Mazza02

      Not just Koreans but also other foreigners like indians, arabs, chinese etc. But we should also look at corrupt Filipinos who facilitate these.

  • adriel0104

    tsinoy learn from there ancestor of how to cheat,steal and fake everything.

    • nbi agent

      you’re a big big liar. don’t tell me you never cheat or steal. ha ha ha.

      • Mazza02

        No not everyone cheats, steal and lie. But I guess knowing your kind, you may have thought this is normal.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/3AXROSN6LN5YP66EONOKGSSYFY Ngiping Dilaw

    Nakoooooo, papogi na naman si.PNOY. Ilang taon ng Presidente ngayon lang nya nalaman yan . O dagdagan nyo buwis nyo para magamit natin sa 2016 election. Para segurado na ang uupong Presidente sa 2016 ay tao ni PNOY at sureball na protektado na naman ang mga Chinese businessmen. Yun lang yon. Kay.Cory nagsimula yang contractualization sa mga pabrika. Kaya naiwan ang economy ng Pilipinas ng mga kapitbahay na bansa.

    • BatangSingapore

      korek ka napwersa lang yan abnoy na yan dahil maingay na ang pagbatikos sa mga intsik. totoo nyan masakit sa damdamin nya yun speech na ginawa nya.

      kaya nga naupo si abnoy para maging protektor ng mga mongoloid na intsik na yan.

      • MONTOMS

        Ganon ba karami intsik bumoto sa kanya kaya sya naupo sa pwesto

      • BatangSingapore

        ganon karami pera nila para mailuklok ang protektor nila.

  • divictes

    Typical in this country, the rich usually get a slap on the wrist… naughty, naughty…

  • tweakthor

    PROSECUTE THEM !!!! the harder the better …… it is about time to tell many TSINOYS that the poor teacher in Tawi-Tawi or Batanes pay more in withholding taxes than many of them. They have no loyalties except to themselves!!!

    TangNa naman!! nagkakabalibali ang likod kung magbayad ng mahigit 300k in taxes mostly withholding pero itong mga TSINOY na toh!!! mga super AUVs ang sakay …. ang gagara ng bahay at walng binabayad na tax!!!! mga PILIPINO ba kayo??!! bumalik na lang kayo sa tsina!!

  • kulkat8

    These Chineses have been cheating the native Filipinos for quite sometimes now. If this government is really serious in going after these people it should,charge them all the necessary penalties and interests of the amount they cheated . This government must also go after their accomplishes in the BIR and the Bureau of Customs. If only the government can collect the right taxes plus interests from these people the amount would be more than enough to pay off all the debts of the Phuilippines.

    • $18209031

      The brown Kayumanggis need to pay their share. Dont point your dirty fingers on CHinese all the time . You are as corrupt as in any one else in this country.
      Ang daming mga magik ginawa ninyo dyan sa BIR sa panahon ng buhis . Anak anakan pa ninyo dyan ang dami . Huwag kayong magmamalinis unggoks.

      • kulkat8

        Who i gonna blame this time,Batman? The Filipino workers are already paying their share through the so called WITHOLDING TAX. YOU REFUSE TO ACKNOWLEDGE THIS BECAUSE YOU ARE having AN ALLERGIC REACTION EVERYTIME YOU HEAR THE WORD TAX. President Aquino himself who said that majority of CHINESE BUSINESSMEN ARE NOT PAYING THE RIGHT TAX. It takes two to tango=TAX CHEATS+SOME BIR EMPLOYEES. jUST PAY THE RIGHT TAX SIR,DONT JUST CONCENTRATE ON YOUR IMAGINARY BIG UTEN. kIM JONG iL HAS A DIYOTAY UTIN.

      • $18209031

        Withholding taxes your azz. PinagMagik lang ninyo yan sa panahon ng buhis sa mga kamag anak anakan ninyo dyan sa BIR.Pay your share of the burden, brown azzes. Estelo bugok ninyo ay pointing fingers at tatakutin ka noon pa yan. Kayo mismo ayaw magbabayad kahit isang centemos. Kaya sitting pretty lang kayo dyan sa poder walang ginagawa
        kasi karamihan ng pera ng buhis ay nasa bulsa nyo.

      • ARIKUTIK

        By your tongue, you’re a Filipino Chinese lapdog with out doubt. Now answer this > The Chinese were already in PH even before Magellan’s ear was cut off by the swiss knife of Lapu lapu. How come you insist to create a Rich Chinese tribe nation inside PH by refusing to mix blood with the natives? Are you out to enslaves the natives ?
        Btw, I just want to taste a rich pure Chinese tongue… poor half blood Chinese are all around. Maybe they were children of former sex toys that was kicked out of tribe…. Why the Rich pure Chinese bonds together and remains pure, Tell me !

      • Mazza02

        Pinag magick daw. Various studies have been conducted before by international agencies and the single thing they all say as THE biggest number one problem is tax evasion and the por collection of taxes in Philippines which hinders the government from paying services such as the upkeep of roads, etc. Taxes payable by non Filipino businessmen which accounts for more than 2/3s of the economy (top 40 family) i.e. taxes payable by the chinese who are overwhelmingly overrepresented in the top quintile of the economy. This is a fact that no amount of obfuscation and diversion from chinese like you would ever change.

      • $18209031

        Hehehehe, estoryang legless Tagalegleg as always. Pareho lang kayo sa ninuno nyong mga Malayo Bhumiputragis. Diba ang ugaling Backstabbing is synonymous to Crab Mentality that every one knows about the Pino Culture ?

        Kaya magagaling lang kayo mga kayumangmangs na magtuturo sa iba pero yung utots nyo ay mas mabaho pa . Nagmamalinis parang Hudeo pero mamatay tao pala gaya sa mga Hudeos as in dirtyJews who killed the Lord Jesus of Nazareth.

      • Mazza02

        Eh ano ngayon ang ginagawa mo di ba nagtutro sa mga Pilipino imbes na haraping ang culkture of corruption and lack of morality within the chinese community as evidenced by massive scandalous non payment of taxes. Imagine if this were in anyother country including china, what would happen to the chinese businessmen ha? But here in Philippines we are willing to give them and your kind a chance pero mukhang walang silbi sa bastos and racist na katulad mo.

      • ARIKUTIK

        Sounds like you’re a Chinese. Therefore a chosen name of DAU is not true but the opposite. You’re ladies must crying with frustration in bed every night. Let them taste joy from real Daku natives…… weeeeeee……. byeeeeeeeee >>>>>>>>>>

      • Mazza02

        The yellow criminals and otehr non Filipinos need to pay their share as they own disproportionately large part of the economy (76% from world bank study). Filipinos are not as corrupt as anyone else, certainly not like chinese. Stop excusing or justifying criminality of your kind. You ahve no care for the country whatsoever.

  • http://karmaeconomics.blogspot.com/ lavista4u

    Taxes are fraud in the first place. Government don’t need our money to run, they already have the central bank to print money for them. This whole system is designed to screw ordinary human beings all over the world.

    We should go beyond Chinese, Filipinos, Jews, Indians, Americans etc. There is no gold standard to measure the real wealth. Central Banks just prints money and ask interest rate on it. This is the biggest fraud on earth.

    Media is not addressing the real issue of BSP printing money and asking interest rate on that money, which is the root cause of poverty in Philippines and likewise rest of the world.

    If government wants to earn money, it should work its a** off and work like every else, than collecting taxes, which goes to nothing but to luxury of politicians.

    • Mazza02

      Say that to chinese governments in China , Taiwan Singapore etc then come back to Philippines when you have their answer.

  • OpinionChan

    Highest electricity rates in Asia. Top 5 most expensive in the world. Most corrupt in Asia. Government steals from you instead of providing subsidies… And you Failipinos ganging up on your own wonder why they evade taxes?

    • Mazza02

      Non payment of correct taxes leads to lack of funds to provide services including generation of electricity hence high rates, lack of funding for subsidies hence uncompetitiveness of exports. That is why Filipinos are making sure that taxes are paid correctly not ganging up as you say. But once again another deflection from a chinese who are not our kind by the way.

  • Cardinal Sin

    PNoy and Abu Sayaf are just the same. They both demand “ransom money” for “food and lodging.” The PNP held several Chinese hostages in 2010 and shot them because they didn’t pay the ransom money. Taxes just like VAT are simply added to the price of any consumer good, so the consumers always end up paying for it. Anyone who pays taxes (and everybody does through VAT) simply pays the PNP to kidnap, rape and murder them later. They pay taxes so that the AFP can buy more toys from Uncle Sam and employ an army of thieves. PNoy never even apologized for killing those Chinese hostages in 2010. Aquino’s Liberal Pary is even holding up in Imus Cavite through his Maliksi monkeys and supporting federation of crooked mayors and cops who want to continue their carjacking, carnapping, extortion and armed robbery businesses in Metro Manila through their hideouts in Cavite. That’s where your taxes go. To the extortionist PH government which is no different from Abu Sayaf, which just received millions again in ransom money.

    • Mazza02

      Chinese are behind these.

  • Luthmar

    Kunyari lang ang “charity” Tax shelter kasi yan.

  • altair22

    sabi ko na nga ba…ang mga chinese-pinoys na yan ang mga economic rapists ng Pinas…mga wala silang loyalty sa adopted country nila…pwe

    • BatangSingapore

      ibilango mga yan then kunin ang pera at ari arian na ninakaw nila sa mga filipino.

      • MONTOMS

        Pag communista na ang pilipinas matutupad na pangarap mo

      • BatangSingapore

        komunista pakawala din ng mga intsik yan. mga filipino na mismo tatapos sa mga intsik na yan.

  • mike8232

    this is how chinoys get rich

    • Mazza02

      Very true for many. Bfribery also includes bribing of officials os they can have unfair advantage in business or break environmental, health, labour laws etc. that other business people abide. The law abiding business people then cant compete on level ground as they incur more costs.

  • tra6Gpeche

    The Filipino-Chinese businessmen were/are paying little income tax or no tax, at all, because they are all powerful, shrewd and expert in bribing the taxman…BIR. This is the reason some, if not many, BIR Examiners, Regional Directors and other BIR agents are living beyond their government salaries. Additionally, these Filipino-Chinese multi-millionaire businessmen have unpatriotic, unethical and greedy Filipino lawyers on their side.

    • Whoopigsooee

      And I guess these Filipino BIR examiners and regional directors are poor victims who were forced at gunpoint to accept bribes.

      • tra6Gpeche

        Definitely not, kabayan. They love it! They don’t know anything about ethical behavior and being principled Filipinos. They only know the power of money, kabayan!

      • Mazza02

        No but the situation is similar to the drug user (BIR examiners) and drug pushers (criminal chinese businessmen). The drug pushers are more reprehensible as they exploit the weaknesses of the users for their own gain.

  • ever green

    Agree, but why single our the Chinoys only…..How about the Bombays????

    • Mazza02

      The and the arabos and others too. But intsiks are disproportionately overrepresented as there are more of them.

  • Dancing Bear

    Just the timing is funny. Why do most of these significant issues get opened up during election period. Maybe they need some funding.

  • Orchid

    If the Chinese don’t want to pay due taxes, they just might as well leave and go back to where they came from. That’ s it, That’s all.

    • BatangSingapore

      hindi ba pwede pahirapan muna sa bilanguan mga yan at kunin ang salaping kinamkam nila sa pilipinas bago sila sipain pabalik ng china?

    • $18209031

      You r brown azzes dont even wanna pay a single centavo. Might as well go back to Indo Malayo Jungleland, the land of your Malayo Bhumiputra bloodline.

      • Mazza02

        The only people that pay taxes are Filipinos who are overwhelmingly the majority of workers whose income tax is automatically deducted hence only 14% of tax due is collected by the government. 76% of the economy and therefore tax due is in the hands of non Filipinos who dont pay tax. Read up on world bank study.

  • BatangSingapore

    basta corruption at pandarambong numero uno ang mga Intsik. kaya nga sila namumuhunan maghalal ng intsik na politiko para protektado sila.

    samantalang ang mga kumpanya ng intsik na ito ang mahigit na nakikinabang ng mga pampublikong pasilidad tulad ng kalsada. ilang bulok at delikadong truck meron mga yan. ilang pabrika sanhi ng polusyon ang nasa pilipinas. lahat ng iyan puros kaswapangan lamang ginagawa pero walang binabayad na tax sa gobyerno. ang lakas pa makareklamo ng mga hinayupak na intsik na yan.

  • $18209031

    Let the Kayumangmangs pay their share of taxes. The Kayumanggis always point finger s on Chinese businessmen when they themselves are big time tax evaders. E Magik lang ninyo yan sa mga connections nyo sa BIR alam nang bayan ang dami nyong mga anaka anakan dyan kaya ma magik ninyo . At kurakot pa yan sa mga taga BIR at buong tagalegleg na gobyerno , the reason why many Chinese Fil businesses dont wanna pay taxes.

    • Mazza02

      The reason chinese businessmen dont watn to pay taxes is the same reason why tax evaders all over the world dont, it is much much CHEAPER to pay bribes than taxes due. Hence the chinese encourage and normalise and support corrupt governments of Marcos, Estrada, arroyo etc.

  • UrHONOR

    A plausible solution to the problem of income taxation is the feasible STRAIGHT 10% tax on the Gross Income, regardless of the amount. WALA ng nakawan; wala ng eche-bureche na komplikadong pagpre-prepare ng income tax; wala ng mga amuyong na BIR examiner na nanghuhuthut ng mga gustong mandayang mga taxpayers; wala ng lagayan; wala ng patungan; at higit sa lahat, wala ng pangmalawakang DAYAAN sa pagbabayad ng buwis. 10% para sa lahat…..personal o business o kahit na simbahan pa!

    • Mazza02

      Progressive taxation has been proven to be more economically beneficial and efficient hence tha tis employed in most advanced economies.

  • 12JEM

    Reduce the number of bribe givers, tax cheats, and drug financiers and dealers….by whatever extreme measures are necessary…..Do not elect people who tolerate the presence of such characters in the Philippines.

  • Doc James

    we d peeples lepublic of chaynaah do declale oua indisputable claim ovel dis chinoys and thei money plofits as we plove thru the 9-tax line put on map by 7thBC explolel PePakWah. ONly we have soveleign act to use dis money plofits and tloublemakels like vietnamese filipinos, japanese and dogs who poach ou money will be seveley punished by ou fake airclaft caliel.

  • Roy Batty

    Rags to riches huh?

    • Mazza02

      So true. And they sa this is due to culture or genes but you ask them what why they were not rich when they wer in china or why ther siblings left behind did not become rich only those that came to Philippines? Same culture, same race, BUT different environment.

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        The Chinese immigrants escaped war, not poverty. Now reverse the argument: if the Philippine environment is conducive to the creation of wealth, why are most Filipinos poor despite the preferential laws on land ownership, industrial equity, property allocation, export industries tax regime? You’re pathetically and willfully blind to the laziness, stupidity and lack of creativity of your own flat-nosed kind.

      • Mazza02

        I didn’t know that there was war in china from the 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 2000s from whence the overwhelming majority of chinese in Philippines have come? If the Philippine environment is not conducive to illegal wealth creation of illegal immigrants like a lot of the chinese like you, then there would not be tens of thousands coming from China every year and other countries including richer countries like South Korea wouldn’t there? So slow….it is embarrassing talking to you.
        As for the ol’ lazy accusation, this is like rumors and not based on facts. There is no one of any standing in the academy or development economics or government even in china that would ever say that countries are poor because of laziness. So stupid. Filipinos are well known all over the world for being hard working and for their work ethic.
        There are institutional reasons stemming from colonial times and perpetrated through graft and corruption of the present with vested interests that prevent Filipinos from taking advantage of opportunities in our country. This is a well known phenomenon for formerly colonised countries with a set up where the colonisers set up middle men in order to keep Filipinos economically dependant to engender their occupation. This is a well known policy during colonial times.

        Also we all know that through bribery foreigners can get everything in Philippines hence the best example is the article with illegal unregistered chinese businessmen NOT paying taxes and making millions.

      • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

        There are 2 major periods of Chinese immigration to the Philippines: once during the early Ming to Qing Dynasty, once during WWII. The succeeding decades saw only a trickle of normal immigration—numbers that are far, far below the outflow of Filipinos to other countries. Stop talking like a poser, you’re only succeeding in making yourself look like an ignoramus. Yes, I agree how it’s embarrassing for you to talk to me; after all I belong to an intellectual level that’s leagues higher than you.

        Filipinos being lazy is a rumor? HAHAHA! What a great comedian you are. Read F.Sionil Jose’s Why We Are Poor about why Filipinos are wasting their time in bingo halls, beer gardens and gambling during the prime of their life. The tiny percentage of Flips who have the good sense to improve their lives, they’ve already gone abroad, many of them wishing to become immigrants in First World countries in N.America, Europe and Singapore. No friggin’ benefits in staying in your toiletbowl country, mate. The Spaniards left centuries ago, the middleman system has long been gone, yet you keep putting blame on what the former colonizers and their middlemen have inflicted on your society for today’s ills. Boo-hoo, poor you!!

        Again, thanks for the comedy. How’s that skin whitening thing coming along? Hee-haww!

      • Mazza02

        As usual a bunch of baloney from you…there was no immigration of chinese to Philippines during the Ming dyansty. There are no evidence, only conjecture not based on facts. No academic or reputable source would ever make this claim as primary sources are very scarce even for chinese in china let alone immigration from which until modern times no country kept figures. As for during the Qing, a small amount went during Spanish colonial times but as a percentage of the population, very small. Majority of chinese immigration to Philippines to the tune of 70% ore more is from the post war periods and a huge percentage is post 80s. Check Bureu of Immigration figures.
        As for F Sionil Jose’s literary work, you do not get the purpose of such literature don’t you? It is not meant to be factual but an expositional essay meant to galvanise and call attention to the real underlying causes which is NOt laziness. Read Jose Rizal as he ahs addressed this. Also read real development academic papers, economic history of the Philippines, accounts of Americans, British and other people like Chinese, Indians, Arabs, Mexicans, Japanese on Filipinos during colonial and post colonial times. Filipinos are preferred workers overseas BECAUSE of work ethic and being hard working. Hence the overwhelming number of Filipinos working blue collar to professional jobs even in chinese countries like Hong Kong and Singapore. Once again READ up.
        AS for effects of colonialism there are tons of articles attesting to long term effects as the colonial structures of economy and society are usually kept in tact. READ up. Even china blames colonialism for their present predicament. The middle men structure was also perpetrated by the Americans.
        My gosh, your ignorance is astounding…..as for skin whitening….I should recommend to the DOH to ban the chinese whitening creams. china is known as one of the main users and major source of dangerous skin whitening creams with the recent health scare reported in chinese media about lead content. Once again READ about your own country first….tsk tsk tsk

      • Roy Batty

        Corrupt Chinese business men in China gets the death sentence whereas in the Philippines, well unfortunately they’d get elected to public office most of the time.

  • $18209031

    Corrupts in high places , stop pointing fingers on CHinese Fils businesses . Mukhang kumukulang ang kurakut nyo dyan kaya nagrereklamo na kayo ?

    • Mazza02

      No, hihglighting the issue in one area of the economy i.e. low tax collection through tax evasion, does not mean they are poiting fingers, it only means they are doing their job. Otherwise drug dealers and other criminals will say the same as you. Twisted logic and morality from your kind…tsk tsk.

  • $18209031

    BIR is the bullly money collector and haven for thieves .

    • Mazza02

      Yes including thieves like chinese businessmen stealing from the government through non payment of taxes

  • Deanmartinstyle

    To all chinese and not chinese please pay correct taxes and do not cheat the system. To cheat is human but to live in Honesty is a ‘VIRTUE’.

  • Eagle_One

    As a person of Filipino-Chinese ( i have both malay/chinese blood) decent, I think this is shameful. Everyone must pay taxes. Everyone uses public roads, can use the ambulances, has access to hospitals, has access to public schools, has access to the police, and the military protects them. These are all public services paid for by taxes. Everyone needs to pay taxes. With that being said, the government needs to go after corrupt BIR officials. Make sure the taxes go to where they belong.

  • iping2sison

    The BIR is the problem, not the taxpayers. As commented below, BIR examiners are the ones who teach how to evade paying the correct tax and split in the middle the difference. Hence, a taxpayer pays the recomputed lower tax or none at all.

    • Mazza02

      How naive. All over the world not just in Philippines, rich businessmen have evaded tax payment. This is not because of tax collectors. It is overwhelmingly in the interest of the non payers ot taxes i.e. chinese businessmen to corrupt the tax collectors as they pay much much cheaper tax or non at all as per article.

  • asarin

    mga ganid na intsik!

  • asarin

    saan ba yung lugar na pinalayas ang mga intsik…?

  • cowan2325

    mga insekto, mayad kayo tax..wak na kayo gawa drugs…wak na kayo gawa disposable na disposable…sumalosep kayo ..pulo kayo loko…

    • MONTOMS

      Waka nga mga china mainlander mga gawa nun, dapat pnoy huwak na papasok mga taka china.

  • riganom

    go88 says: “Vietnam’s economy is doing very well and is in the hands vietnamese because they kicked the chinks out …. ”

    The Vietnamese have one of the fastest growing economy and one of the most respected military today.

    While the Chinese own our economy, they also own our country. That is why no law no matter how beneficial it may have been to the Filipinos but not liked by the Chinese, has ever been passed. That is why between a Filipino tribe in the remote areas of the country and a Chinese where land is in dispute, the Filipino courts, politicians, military, and police have always ganged up on the Filipino tribe in defense of the Chinese. That is why today, our government is already owned by the Chinese. This Chinese owned government have been conspiring with the Malaysian grabbers of Sabah, to gang up on the Filipinos of Sulu who had the courage to stand up against the Malaysians to reclaim Sabah for the Philippines.

    • $18209031

      Hoy kayumanggi,time for you to move back to Indo Malayo Jungleland the land of your forefathers. Chinese in Pinas have been paying their share to make this country what it is now . The taxes they paid is sustaining the infrastructure s of this country . Much of your Malayo kayumanggi bloodline are sucking the coffers while pointing their fingers on Chinese Fil every opportunity they could. Estelo mo bulok.
      Start paying your share of taxes and stop blaming .

      • Mazza02

        You need to take your meds or you are high because nothing can be futehr from the truth. The chinese from the start during colonial times ahve conspired with the colonisers to cheat and steal from Filipinos. It is clearly evident as per aticle taht it is not the chinese who pay for the infrestructure of the ocuntry but Filipinso themselves including overseas Filipinso that are keeping the country afloat. The chinese are rent seeking minority that has caused the country to decline from being one of the richest in asia to now one of the poorest. This coincided with the rise of chinese in numbers and influence since the 1970s helped by their icnestous and corrupt association with Marcos who is a chinese.

  • shane oy

    Nothing unusual really with the news, this has been the case eversince. Just throw them out to the sea. Tax evaders should die because they are causing all these problems. Anyway mga chinoy ang dahilan ng kahirapan sa pinas because they control the economy. SO to reform our economy it’s either we kill them all or as stated, throw them out to the sea.

    • MONTOMS

      Mabilis mag salita, gawin mo na lang

      • Mazza02

        Ikaw na mauna at magkusang bumalik sa pinang galingan mo

  • tilney

    There might be a day that Filipinos will put justice on their hands and will do the unthinkable if these chinoys will still cheat our govt and the daily wage earners working with chinoy companies .. I hope we will not go that point of no return…

    • MONTOMS

      If it happens collapse economy, put justice on their hands malabo yun,

    • Mazza02

      I dont think we will, after all we have morals unlike the chinese and what they did during theri cultural revolution….

  • malek_abdul

    As what Mirriam Defensor said “The Chinese are the inventors of corruption”. These Chinese people live to this saying. How come a multimillion chinese businessman pay from zero tax to only P1000? An ordinary employee pays tax two months of his annual salary. When I was working in the Philippines I used to pay two months of my annual salary (deducted from my monthly salary as tax withheld). These Chinese can hire accountants and pay them millions of pesos to lower their multimillion taxes to zero.

  • johnlordphilip

    These people are earning billions, spending millions as bribes to authorities, paying low their employees and….. paying no taxes? No wonder why Philippines is POOR. Now that the President has OUTED them, it’s time that they PAY not only the right taxes but also for their decades of crimes to the people.

  • joboni96

    i deport na mga intsik switik na mga iyan

    nagpapasasa na sa pera nating pilipino
    na na switik ng mga intsik switik banks

    smugglers na
    drug lords pa

    nang aapi na ng mga kasambahay
    tax evaders pa

    ideport na mga iyan

    1. withdraw deposits from intsik switik banks
    2. buy only from pilipino and piltsin stores
    3. do not buy made in intsik switik

    4. better pilipino entrepreneurs
    5. better pilipino bankers
    6. better pilipino industrialists

    sipain mga miseducated kolonisadong utak government economic policy makers

    • Whoopigsooee

      Yang mga “intsik switik”, marami diyan pinanganak sa Pilipinas. PIlipino din sila. San mo sila ide-deport?

      Mga katulad mo ang nagpapababa sa Pinas. Racist comment. Para bang walang smugglers, drug lords o tax evaders na kayumanggi. Eh mga Pilipinong opisyal sa gobyerno rin naman ang nagtutulak sa mga intsik na mandaya sa taxes.

      • Mazza02

        Yan mga instsik na pinanganak sa Pilipinas turing parin nila sa sarili ay intsik. Nakita mo sa mga comments ng mga intsik dito di ba. As for your second point, mas maraming smugglers, drug lords o tax evaders sa kanila at hindi na kailangaidag dag pa ang mga katulad nila sa Pilipinas na meron ng mga corrupt di ba so ideport.
        Ang mga katulad mo ang nagpapababa sa Pilipinas na walang pakialam sa bansa kundi sa tsina at sa kapwa mo intsik. Kaya nga pununa mo yung sinabi niya pero hindi yung sobrang balasubas na mga post ng kalahi mo di ba?

      • joboni96

        binondo rose

  • wakats

    Income tax payments of tsinoys won’t improve much as long as the corrupt BIR tax examiners will continue with their annual examination of choice tsinoys’ tax payments, who usually pay the government less and the examiners more.

    The BIR has not imprisoned any tax evaders unlike in the U.S. where the citizens fear the IRS more than any government agencies. An example is actor Wesley Snipes who celebrated his 50th birthday in prison for fraudulent tax payment and will be released this coming July after serving 3 years in prison.

    Nobody in this country is afraid of BIR due to the corruptibility of tax examiners. If Henares will prohibit any tax examination for 4 years, meaning all income tax payments for 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 will not be examined anymore – expect a big jump on tax collections from the business community because their budgets for tax examiners will instead go to the government.

    • Mazza02

      I very much doubt this as contrary to experiences of all other coutnries, the root cause of the problem is not the tax collector but the businessmen willing to bribe in order to pay less tax. Criminals such as these chinese businessmen will always find away to avoid doing the right thing. Whether it is paying tax or other things.

  • $18209031

    Corrupt Tagaleglegs and kurakots throughout the Govt must be clamoring for more taxes because they are missing their revenues They are doing their usual round ups to scare the Chinese Pinos while they giggle and hide behind the laws of the books. ANd they themselves are not paying a single centavo to the national coffers.

    • Mazza02

      Therefore, it makes it right for chinese not to pay taxes? Such twisted morality is so typical of your kind in order to deflect the issue from your wrongdoings. You will stop at nothing and do aboslutely anything to get away from paying your due taxes including doing what you accuse Filipinos of, which is point fingers at others. So typical of your kind.

  • $18209031

    It s time for kayumanggi business and individual tax evaders to stand up and pay their taxes. Nagmamalinis mga ito the same ugali as their Malayo Bhumiputra cousins. THe one thing they are good at is pointing fingers on Chinese Fil as scapegoats while deflecting attention on their magic modus operandi when tax time cometh on April 16.

    Stop making magik of your tax declarations and pay the right amount . Ang daming mga anak anakan dyan sa BIR na kamag anak lang nila hindi naman nagbabayad ng buhis. At ang mga estelo mga ito ay poiinting finger s on Chinese Pinos to hide their dirty works.

    Hala, panahon na kayo ang mag stand up to pay your share of the burden of paying these kurakot BIR employees and entire corrupt govt.

    • Mazza02

      No amount of deflection and obfuscation would change the scandalous and shocking facts of the article which is the criminal, reprehensible and disgusting behaviour of chinese businessmen who disproportionately control the country’s economy and wealth and yet pay lower taxes than the average employee. Utterly disgusting!

  • BatangSingapore

    anong vow pinagsasabi nyo mga beho magbayad kayo. baka gusto nyo maubos na naman pera nyo kakakidnap sa inyo, sige kayo, hahhahahhahahaha

    • $18209031

      Kayumangmangs, time for you to rise up for all time sake and pay your share. Stop pointing your dirty fingers on CHinese Fils when it comes to tax time. You are tax evaders yourselves. Your utots sa pweets mas mabaho pa,

      • Mazza02

        Then you should be an example and pay you correct tax due and stop pointing at others including Filipinos. Your disgusting comments are so typical of low class culture.

  • http://www.pulisnapogi.blogspot.com/ Pulis Na Pogi

    kill the bir people who tolerated these for so long…

    • ARIKUTIK

      Daang Matuwid sa imong Mata. Naga Showbizz lang si Panot. Ang BIR ay KKK not political opponents. Si Panot ay coddle daddy ng buwayang BIR. Wala kahit isang BIR man na kinasuhan kasi ka KKK…… “Daang Tuwad” !!!! …… yeheyyyyyyy >>>>>>>>> ???

  • China_Lee

    Some Chinese who became Filipinos are PATHOLOGICAL GREED.

    • riganom

      Then they really have remained Chinese like Noynoy.

  • TEAM PNOY

    In a span of few days, the campaign contribution skyrocketed. Wow, very effective ito. Thank you very much po!

    btw, bakit yong mga nagbebenta ng japan surplus na mga store, hindi nag i-issue ng official receipt? Paki check ito BIR!

    • $18209031

      Your TEam Kayumanggi are the causes of corruption in this govt since 1946. Time to clean your dirty house of disorder before you point fingers. Guess what you ve learned well from 333 yrs of Kachilas and 48 yrs of Kano colonization to be corrupt .

      • Mazza02

        No it is well known that chinese borught the culture of bribery to southeast asia including Philippines during the colonial era. This is attested by chinese, other foreigners and colonial officials.

  • $18209031

    Time for kayumanggis to pay their share of the tax burden. Stop pointing your dirty fingers on Chinese Pinos. Clean up your corrupt anak anakans sa BIR throughout the land and stop your hypocritical estelong tagalegleg in blaming others while you sit pretty and malverse the coffers of this country. Are you gonna pay taxes to kawatans ? Of course , you would be leery .

    • Mazza02

      Even if all Filipinos pay tax due (which most do unlike chinese) it would be nothing as 76% of the economy is in the hands of only 40 families majority of those are non Filipinos such as chinese like you. Not even including the other chinese not part of the 40 families. So chinese tax evaders are overwhelmingly responsible for a large part of Philippine economic poverty through non payment of correct taxes, monopolistic business practices, non compliance with environmental laws, labour laws etc. etc. I can go on but will stop here.

  • disqus_EWrSdjV1nv

    lifestyle check. all government employees and officials. make 50,000 unexplained wealth as plunder.

    • $18209031

      If only these corrupt officials pledge allegiance to give up corruption, then there wil be change. Other than that they prefer to play the bully pulpit on the tax paying Chinese Pinos to pay their taxes. While these mofos are sitting pretty and diverting the taxmoney into their pockets.

      • Mazza02

        Tax paying chinese…hahaha what a joke. The BIR bully Lucio Tan who was able to have a cabinet minister fired under Estrada when invetiagated for tax evasion in the billions? Who are you kidding. The chinese corrupt these officials as it is cheaper for them to pay bribe than the proper payable tax due. So please stop lying. It is only in the Philippines where you can get away with saying what you said. In other countries, you will be laughed out of the court and into the psychiatric hospital. People in power (chinese businessmen) do not get bullied but are the ones bullying and worse.

  • ARIKUTIK

    I have nothing against the Filipino Chinese. They are business entrepreneurs that provides employment for clueless natives. All I dream is that the Filipino Chinese pay the right amount of tax instead of bribing the taxman. Invest the Filipino wealth in PH native land of industries, do not hide the Filipino wealth in foreign land. Most of all, let the natives sleep with Filipino Chinese ladies in exchange for native girls to sleep with Filipino Chinese men in bondage of marriage. By these we can all live happily ever after…..

    If not then genocide war will erupt in the days of reckoning.

    • $18209031

      For the day cometh when the Lord Most High will descend from His heavenly throne and rain fire and brimstone on the crabfooted backstabbing Pino Kayumanggis for they have lived the life of plunder and corruption. Thus saith the Lord Almighty the God of heaven and earth.

      • Mazza02

        Talagang wala kang modo, pati ang may Kapal dinamay mo. Wala ka talgang hiya. So typical of your kind

    • Mazza02

      The employees are not paid correct wages for work they provide that enrichest the businessmen. As for the chinese aldies and chinese men, ikwa na lang hindi type ng akramihan sa Filipino ang mga singkit despite seemingly present popularity of foreign soaps.

      • ARIKUTIK

        Business is for enrichment, Not charity. Wages in the form of free market forces will inspire businessmen to set up shop. When plentiful business needs workers then wages will naturally increase.

        Legislated wages is Anti business development. Prime example is “Kasambahay law” which will jail all low salaried working mothers for they do not have time to iron out SSS gobbledegook for house helpers. Thereby, they just have to stop working, stay at home and throw out the Kasambahay in fear of being jailed for life. You see how legislated wages can send people out of work ?
        Btw, Chinese ladies retains armpit hair and rarely takes bath in fear of losing the smell of hairy armpit …….. weeeeeeeeee >>>>>>>>>>>>

  • ARIKUTIK

    Tax evasion case in PH last for centuries only to be thrown out by SC final partaker of illegal wealth. Let there be law that Tax case resides Only in BIR court that must be decided in time with limit. The regular court and SC should be banned againts messing around with BIR.

    Throw in jail any SC justice that protects tax evaders. They are against the welfare of poor citizens. SC the protector of the Rich.

  • riganom

    go88 says: “Vietnam’s economy is doing very well and is in the hands of vietnamese because they kicked the chinks out …. while our economy is owned by the behos … we are satisfied by third hand military hardware…”

    How true. Because of this, the Vietnamese have one of the fastest growing economy and one of the most respected military today.

    Since the Chinese own our economy, they also own our country. No law no matter how beneficial it may have been to the Filipinos but not liked by the Chinese, has ever been passed. Between a Filipino tribe in the remote areas of the country and a Chinese where land is in dispute, the Filipino courts, politicians, military, and police have always ganged up on the Filipino tribe in defense of the Chinese. Today, our government is already owned by the Chinese. This Chinese owned government have been conspiring with the Malaysian grabbers of Sabah, to gang up on the Filipinos of Sulu who had the courage to stand up against the Malaysians to reclaim Sabah for the Philippines.

    This is what happens when are disunited and paralyzed in defending our country against these united and organized foreign intruders who have now become our masters. We have lost our motivation for our nation except to just let it remain economically, politically, and militarily weak, corrupt and dependent on these foreigners no matter how much they abuse our people. We have been brain washed by our schools and mainstream media which have already been economically controlled by these foreigners to abandon the social dimension of our existence as being out of reality. We have been formed to embrace only those that economically benefit us, as individuals and not as a country, as the standard norm of behavior. We should now unite to defend ourselves against Chinese rule.

    • http://www.noidiotsallowed.com/ Reptilian

      This Chinese owned government have been conspiring with the Malaysian
      grabbers of Sabah, to gang up on the Filipinos of Sulu who had the
      courage to stand up against the Malaysians to reclaim Sabah for the
      Philippines. <—Bravo. You have a bright future as a fiction writer

      • Mazza02

        As Usual a shallow analysis from you. Though he maybe wrong about the details, it is suspected by everyone including respected analysts that china and parts of Malaysia’s opposition collude to cause the issue in Sabah. It is quite unusual and out of nowhere. Only China and Malaysian opposition will benefit. Filipino muslims that colluded (Nur Misuari’s camp) only have short term gains.

  • ConcernedCitizenPh

    As long as the VAT is compromised at Customs, tax evasion will not stop because the BIR won’t be able to trace the sales transactions of most imports. If VAT were collected at Customs, all subsequent sales transactions can be traced and all businesses will be sucked in the Philippine taxation system.

  • TEAM PNOY

    Paki lifestyle check ang mga BIR employees. Mas grabe daw ngayon mag kotong ang mga ito kaysa sa panahon ng ibang presidente.

    to stop this cycle of not paying taxes, mas maganda pag e-entrap ang mga BIR employees. Instead na magbayad ng tamang taxes sa government, sa bulsa ng BIR employees napupunta!

    • ConcernedCitizenPh

      sa RDO ang malaki.

  • johnlordphilip

    These people are earning billions, they use millions to bribe authorities, spend little for their employees…. and pay no taxes? They could be a major factor why our government is corrupt and the Phillipines poor. Now that Pres. Pinoy has outed them, it’s time for them to pay, not only the right taxes, but also for their crimes.

  • Natx Bacalzo

    hit these tax evaders hard to teach them lessons. otherwise, start confiscate their assets and their assess too. 8)

  • generalproblem

    so it is time to kick out the chinks hehehe. tama lang kaya yumayaman ang mga yan dahil puro illigal ang gawain. nung araw pag punta ako sa raon dahil bibili ng project makikita mo nakaparada ang magagarang sasakyan sport cars european hindi japn (malapit sa deeco. siguro dapat nating gayahin ginawa ng indonesia sa mga chinks hehhe. ngayon matatag na economy indonesia kasi wala na mga chinks

    • Kenjie Hasaki

      Hahahahaha….. have you been to Indonesia? Almost majority ng businesses doon ay pagmamay-ari ng Indonesian Chinese…

  • dikoy321

    SALUDO po kami kay Commissioner Kim !
    The BEST BIR Commissioner ever, when it comes to Efficiency !
    Good CHOICE President P-Noy, good job Commissioner Kim !
    Forward Philippines !!!

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