Ilocos Norte Provincial Board members approve the resolution against House Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas, who says he will sue the local officials
The President can no longer take the backseat. The executive and legislative are in a deadlock over tax reform, Dutertenomics' financing hanging in the balance.
The provincial officials' lawyer Estelito Mendoza urges the Court of Appeals to grant their petition for a writ of habeas corpus
Take a look at how the Duterte administration's proposed tax reform package will affect your take-home pay and the prices of commodities
The Philippine Tax Whiz tells non-compliant taxpayers about the consequences of not paying the right taxes
The committee on good government asks appellate court justices to explain their order for the provisional release of the Ilocos Norte officials detained by the House
The good government committee tells the officials, 'If you’re not willing to answer any questions, wala po kaming magagawa kundi ibalik kayo sa detention cell'
The Ilocos Norte governor would be cited in contempt if she skips the House hearing set for July 25, says Representative Johnny Pimentel
Asked whether he was referring to Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos, Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas says, 'Your guess is as good as mine, maybe even better'
The House has consistently shown it will protect the President from his critics, with Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez leading the charge
Former senator Bongbong Marcos says he feels sorry for the situation of the officials, claiming they are 'beginning to suffer symptoms' while in detention
The House of Representatives rejects a Court of Appeals ruling ordering an explanation for detaining 6 Ilocos Norte officials who were deemed uncooperative in a committee hearing
Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo becomes the latest footballer to fall foul of fiscal authorities in Spain
The CA orders the officials' release on June 9, but Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas says they have questioned the court's jurisdiction over Congress' contempt powers
The Philippine Tax Whiz warns taxpayers about the grounds for a tax evasion case
'It's not going to be fair to the commuting public that we don't have that efficient transport system and yet we are shelling out big amounts in order to buy private vehicles,' says the Automobile Association of the Philippines
The Philippine Chamber of Food Manufacturers says the excise tax on sugar-sweetened beverages in the proposed tax reform package is the highest in the world
Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas, who had initiate the probe, doubts the Court of Appeals will find their detention illegal because they gave 'dismissive' answers to the committee
ALU-TUCP says the tax reform package just passed by the House 'is not uplifting because those who are already poor workers would become even poorer'
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While HB 5636 will lower personal income tax rate to 25%, VAT exemptions will be lifted on several sectors
Senators criticize NEDA chief Ernesto Pernia for being 'arrogant' and for 'pressuring' Congress to approve Malacañang's full version of the measure which, they believe, will hurt the poor
Candon City in Ilocos Sur goes against the Philippines' local and international commitments to shift farmers away from tobacco to alternative crops and livelihood
The House of Representatives could approve the bill on both 2nd and 3rd readings this week
(UPDATED) The House committee on good government and public accountability also detains 6 Ilocos Norte officials for giving 'dismissive' answers during the hearing
Tobacco farmers in Sta Cruz, Ilocos Sur, say their local government uses its share in excise taxes on cigarettes in funding non-tobacco farming projects
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez agrees to retain the VAT exemptions for cooperatives in the proposed tax reform package at the request of party-list representatives
House ways and means committee chairperson Dakila Cua estimates P157.2 billion in government revenues will be generated from the tax reform package in its first year of implementation
Nueva Ecija 1st District Representative Estrellita Suansing says collection will be used to assist sugar farmers and fund school-based feeding programs
The House ways and means committee chairman says the package aims to generate revenue for social welfare, infrastructure, education, healthcare, job generation, among others
House committee on cooperative development chairperson Rico Geron says he will oppose the tax reform package if it will include the removal of the VAT exemptions for cooperatives
A P3-increase in diesel prices may lead to a P0.52-increase in minimum fare in jeepneys mostly used by wage earners
Representative Rodolfo Fariñas leads a House probe of Ferdinand Marcos' daughter. Their families were longtime allies until they split in 2015.
The House committee on good government and public accountability is also expected to issue a subpoena against Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos
The price of a Toyota Camry 3.5 V6 A/T will surge to over P3.030 million in 2019 from the current P2.153 million, based on a pending bill
The shock dismissal of James Comey triggers distress on Capitol Hill
The Philippine Tax Whiz discusses the key areas for reform to help the government collect the right taxes
The House ways and means panel is also eyeing a provision imposing an additional P10 excise tax on sugar-sweetened beverages and carbonated drinks
The High Court upholds Inquirer's win at the Court of Tax Appeals
'Since the 15% has been in the press for the last couple of days, I will confirm that the business tax is going to be 15%,' Mnuchin says at a discussion on the proposal. The lower rate is aimed at helping small businesses, not the wealthy.
The conglomerate is positioning itself to take advantage of the administration's infrastructure push
For instance, a call center agent who earns P21,000 a month with a gross income of P273,000 inclusive of the 13th month pay and other benefits will still fall under the zero-tax bracket
The BIR says the actor and his company have an estimated tax liability of P38.57 million, inclusive of surcharges and interest
Under Quezon City Ordinance No. 2256, real property taxes in Quezon City are estimated to increase from 100% to 500% starting this year
Days after the President mentioned them in his speeches, the BIR is now reviewing tax issues involving the Prieto-owned donut company and Lucio Tan
Organizers: 'Until he does, we'll never know what he's hiding or who his policies are designed to benefit'
The Philippine Tax Whiz answers taxpayers' key questions and reminds the public that the deadline has been moved from April 15 to April 17
The leaking of the more than 11 million documents belonging to Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca kickstarted fresh government action against the secretive world of tax fraud and evasion