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Technicality gets Dionisia Pacquiao off the hook in P1.39-M tax case

Jul 17, 2019 - 3:20 PM

The Court of Tax Appeals says there is no proof that a certain Analyn Abrera was authorized to receive the notice about Dionisia Pacquiao's tax case on her behalf

OFF THE HOOK. Dionisia Pacquaio is off the hook in a P1.39 million tax case. File photo by Josh Villanueva

Rappler’s Maria Ressa pleads not guilty in 4 tax cases

Apr 03, 2019 - 10:15 AM

(3rd UPDATE) Rappler CEO and executive editor Maria Ressa pleads not guilty to 4 tax-related charges in her arraignment at the Court of Tax Appeals

NOT GUILTY PLEA. Rappler CEO and Executive Editor Maria Ressa speak to media outside the Court of Tax Appeals on April 3, 2019. Photo by Beth Frondoso/Rappler

Maria Ressa set to be arraigned for 4 cases at tax court

Mar 25, 2019 - 9:23 AM

Ressa’s arraignment is scheduled on April 3

TAX CASES. Rappler CEO and Executive Editor Maria Ressa is set to be arraigned for 4 counts of tax violations at the Court of Tax Appeals on April 3, 2019. Photo by Rappler

Tax court denies Maria Ressa appeal, to proceed with trial

Feb 15, 2019 - 12:28 PM

The Court of Tax Appeals says the motion to quash filed by Rappler Holdings and Ressa is moot as the Department of Justice already denied their appeal

Rappler CEO and executive editor Maria Ressa posts bail inside the Manila RTC branch 46 on February 14, 2019, after her arrest for cybercrime raps. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Ex-general in military corruption scandal cleared in P428M tax case

Jan 16, 2019 - 8:14 PM

The Court of Tax Appeals acquits former military comptroller Jacinto Ligot of tax crimes, but says the deficiency assessment of the Bureau of Internal Revenue stands

ACQUITTED. Retired general Jacinto Ligot and wife Erlina are acquitted of 4 counts of tax violation. File photo from Newsbreak

Rappler Holdings, Ressa ask tax court to void case

Dec 14, 2018 - 10:36 AM

The Department of Justice complaint is based on mere conclusions without evidence, according to a motion filed by Rappler Holdings Corporation and Maria Ressa before the Court of Tax Appeals

Maria Ressa at the Court of Tax Appeals on December 12, 2018

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Dec 11, 2018 - 10:37 PM

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Ahead of warrant, Maria Ressa posts bail at Court of Tax Appeals

Dec 11, 2018 - 3:34 PM

The Rappler CEO and Executive Editor pays P204,000 at the tax court over 4 counts of tax cases

Maria Ressa, Rappler Holdings charged in court for alleged tax evasion

Nov 29, 2018 - 5:11 PM

Rappler lawyers question the hasty filing of the charges in court, noting that the justice department has not acted on their motion for reconsideration

In this file photo, Maria Ressa is at the DOJ to file counter-affidavit on tax evasion charges on May 7, 2018. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Court affirms P40-M tax deficiency findings vs Jeane Napoles

Nov 08, 2018 - 6:35 PM

Following the decision of the Court of Tax Appeals, there is currently no impediment for the government to collect payment from Janet Napoles’ youngest daughter

TAX DEFICIENCY. Court of Tax Appeals affirms the BIR's findings of tax deficiency against Jeane Napoles.

After 6 years, court lifts P3 billion tax sanction on Pacquiao

Aug 03, 2018 - 4:33 PM

The Court of Tax Appeals finds the case too weak for not following procedures, and for being based only on news articles

FROM CONGRESS TO SENATE. Pacquiao got the 7th highest number of votes – 16.05 million. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Tax court acquits Mikey Arroyo in P27-M tax evasion case

Mar 28, 2018 - 4:57 PM

The Court of Tax Appeals says the Bureau of Internal Revenue had 'mere speculations and probabilities' which 'cannot substitute for the required proof to establish the guilt of an accused beyond reasonable doubt'

ACQUITTED. The Court of Tax Appeals acquits former Pampanga 2nd District Representative Juan Miguel 'Mikey' Arroyo.

Court dismisses tax evasion case vs Jeane Napoles

Dec 10, 2017 - 12:51 PM

(UPDATED) Jeane Napoles was earlier accused of failing to pay income taxes for her alleged ownership of a condominium unit in the United States, as well as a farm lot in Pangasinan

TAX EVASION. Jeane Catherine Napoles is on trial for tax evasion at the Court of Tax Appeals.

What's been happening to Jeane Napoles' case at tax appeals court?

Jul 15, 2017 - 2:36 PM

The Court of Tax Appeals dismisses Jeane s petition for review though the Napoles daughter claims she has new evidence to present

TAX EVASION. Jeane Catherine Napoles is on trial for tax evasion at the Court of Tax Appeals.

SC junks P4.7M tax case vs Inquirer

May 03, 2017 - 7:47 AM

The High Court upholds Inquirer s win at the Court of Tax Appeals

BIR in talks with Pacquiao, reviews Dunkin' Donuts, Tan cases

Apr 17, 2017 - 7:42 PM

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

TAX LIABILITIES. This comes after President Rodrigo Duterte's recent statements against Lucio Tan's and Dunkin' Donuts franchise owners' alleged unpaid taxes

Court allows Napoles daughter to travel to Bali

Mar 22, 2017 - 6:08 PM

UPDATED The lawyer of Jeane Napoles says they will exhaust all means to dismiss the P17M tax case against her

RECORDS. Los Angeles County records show Jeane Napoles is the listed owner of Unit 37I at the Ritz-Carlton in LA. Photo by Rappler

Pacquiao wins latest tax round

Apr 20, 2016 - 11:33 PM

The Supreme Court issues an injunction against the Court of Tax Appeals order that Manny and Jinkee Pacquiao post a P3 29 billion cash bond in connection with tax evasion charges

Pacquiaos ask SC to stop BIR from confiscating assets

Oct 23, 2015 - 7:54 PM

For alleged fraud in tax payments Manny and Jinkee Pacquiao are being asked to pay almost double their declared assets

Image courtesy of Bello Medical Group

SC junks Fortune Tobacco’s P219-M tax refund claim

Oct 01, 2015 - 4:20 PM

The High Court says the Lucio Tan led Fortune Tobacco failed to produce the necessary documents to prove its claim for tax refund

DOJ erred on Jeane Napoles' tax liability – lawyer

May 07, 2015 - 11:01 AM

The Napoles camp argues that proceeding with Jeane s cases before the court would prejudice other pending legal incidents including a separate ongoing tax liability assessment by the BIR central office

Court of Tax Appeals orders arrest of Jeane Napoles

Apr 29, 2015 - 3:44 PM

The daughter of alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles fails to show up for the arraignment of her tax evasion case

RECORDS. Los Angeles County records show Jeane Napoles is the listed owner of Unit 37I at the Ritz-Carlton in LA. Photo by Rappler

Jeane Napoles back in PH, on lookout list

Mar 20, 2015 - 6:25 PM

The lookout order requires immigration officers to monitor Jeane Napoles movement and coordinate with the concerned agencies about the status of her cases

SC stops BIR from seizing Pacquiao's assets

Aug 20, 2014 - 7:55 PM

A TRO is also issued against an April 22 tax appeal court resolution which imposed a bond requirement on the lifting of the warrant of distraint and levy and garnishment

Pacquiao to SC: Remove bond in tax evasion case

Aug 15, 2014 - 10:01 PM

Pacquiao also asks the SC to stop the BIR from collecting his allegedly unpaid taxes by temporarily seizing his assets

BIR 'happy' with compromise Pacquiao cash bond

Apr 24, 2014 - 4:08 PM

The CTA orders the BIR to cease and desist from collecting Manny Pacquiao s deficiency tax assessments for taxable years 2008 and 2009

DOJ files tax evasion case vs Corona

Mar 06, 2014 - 5:15 PM

The DOJ files 6 counts of willfull attempt to evade tax and 6 counts of failure to file income tax return against the dismissed chief justice

Pacquiao: Unpaid $18.3M taxes in the US?

Dec 11, 2013 - 1:15 PM

Popular US TV show TMZ says they have documents to prove that Pacquiao’s camp failed to settle his tax obligations in the US

GUILTY? US TV show TMZ says they have files to prove Manny Pacquaio failed to settle his US tax obligations. File photo by Team Pacquiao/Mike Young

Court gags BIR, Pacquiao in tax war

Dec 05, 2013 - 6:20 PM

The tax appeals court orders both sides not to make any public comment on the dispute

Pacquiao's bank accounts ordered frozen

Nov 26, 2013 - 5:15 PM

The BIR orders Manny Pacquiao s bank deposits frozen due to a P2 2 B tax evasion case

FREEZE. Court of  tax appeals orders the freeze on people champ's bank accounts over a P2.2 billion tax case.Photo by Team Pacquiao / Mike Young

Tax court rejects ex-Forever Living agent's appeal

Dec 05, 2012 - 5:35 PM

The Court of Tax Appeals CTA denied the appeal to reconsider a motion for probation of Benjamin Kintanar a former multimillionaire agent of Forever Living Products a popular a multi level marketing company

Arrest of PH's first convicted tax evader ordered

Jul 20, 2012 - 2:48 PM

The Court of Appeals orders the arrest of Gloria Kintanar a Forever Living product distributor found guilty of evading P15 M taxes