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Isko Moreno slashes Manila's real property tax by 20% in 2020

Aug 22, 2019 - 4:39 PM

The newly signed city ordinance, which takes effect on January 1, 2020, imposes a total of 40% reduction in real property tax in three years. It aims to increase Manila's revenue collection while easing the burden of paying tax obligations

NEW ORDINANCE. Manila Mayor Isko Moreno hopes to encourage businesses to set up shop in Manila. File photo by Lito Borras/Rappler

Makati extends work hours for business permit renewal, tax payments

Jan 04, 2019 - 11:22 AM

Makati's Business Permits and Licensing Office and other key offices will also be open on weekends until January 20

CA upholds Taguig court ruling on BCDA property tax exemption

Mar 26, 2017 - 12:38 PM

But the Court of Appeals also says that BCDA properties leased to private entities are subject to real property tax

Bonifacio Global City. Rappler file photo

27 LGUs failed to submit Q2 receipts, expenditures report

Aug 12, 2015 - 9:05 PM

The finance department s tax watch ad shames 19 cities 8 provinces for failure to submit their electronic statements of receipts and expenditures

Select Mactan-Cebu airport authority properties exempt from tax

Jul 24, 2015 - 2:12 PM

The Supreme Court says that only portions of the airport lands and buildings leased to taxable persons like private parties are subject to real estate tax

In Iloilo, barangay officials go after remiss taxpayers

Sep 22, 2014 - 3:22 PM

To double its real property tax collection Iloilo province gives barangay officials this incentive: the higher a barangay s collection the more funds it gets as share

TAX COLLECTORS. The Iloilo provincial government taps village officials to go after delinquent real property taxpayers and double its collection for the year. Photo from

BIR shames cities for low property tax collection

Jun 11, 2014 - 7:04 PM

116 of 143 PH cities are using outdated real property tax bases

Photo from the Department of Finance

BIR hits provinces for low property tax take

Jun 04, 2014 - 5:16 PM

62 of 80 provinces are reportedly using outdated basis for real property tax assessment

Photo from the Department of Finance

Parañaque reports near-double real estate income

Feb 06, 2014 - 7:21 PM

Parañaque collects P 1 8 billion in real property taxes from the second half of 2013 a 64 increase from the same period in 2012

RISE IN INCOME. The city of Parañaque reports a rise in income during the second half of 2013. File photo by Francis Malasig/EPA