By Marlon Ramos
Is it wrong for a policeman to be a millionaire? Not really, except if his monthly pay as a law enforcer could not explain his riches, Interior Secretary Mar Roxas said Wednesday as he disclosed that his department had begun finalizing a policy requiring all members of the Philippine National Police (PNP) to undergo a lifestyle check.
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
The Court of Appeals allowed the Bureau of Internal Revenue to pursue the P1.23-billion tax case against the Philippine International Air Terminals, Co. Inc. (Piatco).
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
It shouldn’t be a cause of conflict between the two branches of government, Malacañang said of the Supreme Court’s refusal to release the Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Networth (SALN) of its justices to the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR).
By Nestor Corrales
Internal Revenue Commissioner Kim Henares had shown in the past that ice runs through her veins when running after tax evaders, but on Tuesday, she had a bucket of ice and ice-cold water poured onto her in an effort to raise awareness on a disease that affects the nervous system.
By Tarra Quismundo
A Manila judge and a court employee representing their respective professional associations have sought relief from the Supreme Court to stop the Bureau of International Revenue (BIR) from collecting taxes out of their allowances and benefits, citing the preservation of judicial independence protected by no less than the Constitution.