Sin Tax Senate - updates

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After 15 years, sin tax bill hurdles Senate

Nov 20, 2012 - 8:35 PM

This brings the bill one step closer to becoming a law The bill will raise P39 5 B additional revenues for government in the first year slightly lower than the Palace s P40 B target but higher than the P31 B approved by the House

APPROVED. The Senate passes on November 20 the sin tax reform bill, marking the first time in 15 years that the measure made it out of committee level. Photo by Alex Nuevaespana, Senate PRIB

Aquino certifies Senate sin tax bill as urgent

Nov 16, 2012 - 11:41 AM

The bill s sponsor Senator Franklin Drilon says this ensures the bill s passage as early as November 19

5 false economic claims on sin tax, according to Winnie Monsod

Sep 19, 2012 - 6:32 AM

Monsod hits Senator Ralph Recto for his bogeyman tactics against the Sin Tax proposal