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Duterte defends rave party organizer on the verge of losing business permit

Mayor Rodrigo Duterte. FILE PHOTO

Mayor Rodrigo Duterte came to the rescue of an embattled rave party organizer, whose license and permit were recommended for revocation by the Sangguniang Panlungsod (city council) on Tuesday.

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

SC junks BIR request for SALNs of justices

Bureau of Internal Revenue building.  AFP FILE PHOTO

Supreme Court justices have rejected a six-month-old Bureau of Internal Revenue request for copies of their statements of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALNs) to “determine if they paid the right taxes.”

Posted: July 24th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines | Read More »

Gov’t employees ask SC to stop BIR from taxing fringe benefits

Bureau of Internal Revenue building.  AFP FILE PHOTO

Public-sector employee’s unions are to go to court Thursday to stop the Bureau of Internal Revenue’s new policy of taxing even fringe benefits, which they say are deductions that further reduce their already low salaries in the civil service.

Posted: July 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Iloilo business groups oppose more taxes


Business groups here have warned against raising real property taxes, saying this would drive investors away.

Posted: July 20th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Court workers protest higher taxes

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Judges and court employees in Cebu and Iloilo wore black shirts on Monday to take part in nationwide protest actions against the imposition of tax deductions on their allowances and benefits.

Posted: July 17th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »