Manny Pacquiao responds to BIR charges
The lawmaker and champion boxer breaks his silence, says he was harassed by the BIR.

MANILA, Philippines – World boxing champion and Sarangani congressman Manny Paquiao breaks his silence and responds to the Bureau of Internal Revenue, which has filed criminal charges against him alleging discrepancies in his 2010 earnings. Pacquiao claims he did not directly receive the subpoena for documents supposedly delivered to him by the BIR. According to Forbes Magazine, Pacquiao is the 24th weathliest athlete in the world as of 2011. –

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