By Jerome C. Aning
The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) on Thursday filed in the Department of Justice (DOJ) a P39-million tax evasion case against the brother and sister in law of businessman Antonio Tiu, the alleged front in the acquisition of illegal wealth by Vice President Jejomar Binay when he was mayor of Makati City.
By Jerome Aning
The Supreme Court has allowed the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) to obtain copies of the statements of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALNs) of justices of the antigraft court Sandiganbayan.
By TJ Burgonio
Approving the proposed legislation to raise the tax cap on the Christmas bonus and other benefits may help to invigorate the economy so it will finish strongly in the fourth quarter, according to Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano.
The 2-hectare property that is being swapped with the old site of the Bayambang Central School (BCS) is worth P9 million-P12 million, way below the value of the 100-year-old campus, which is at least P142 million, a group helping the school’s rehabilitation said.
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
Government lawyers on Wednesday asked the Supreme Court to lift the restraining order it issued on the Bureau of Internal Revenue’s regulations requiring business, banking and financial sectors to submit an alphabetical list (alpha list) of portfolio investors receiving income payments and dividends.