FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address | Philstar.com

Reference: [Philstar.com]. (2019, July 22). FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/22/1936926/full-text-dutertes-2019-sona-speech FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address (Philstar.com) – July 22, 2019 – 7:21pm [Delivered at the Session Hall of the House of Representatives, Batasang Pambansa Complex, Quezon City on 22 July … Continue reading

Senate chief seeks to hike state’s take from miners | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 10). Senate chief seeks to hike state’s take from miners. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/senate-chief-seeks-to-hike-states-take-from-miners/ Senate chief seeks to hike state’s take from miners By Charmaine A. Tadalan, Reporter – July 10, 2019 | 12:31 am A MEASURE increasing the government’s take from mining revenues, which forms part of … Continue reading

House plenary debate on corporate tax reform package expected tomorrow » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2018, August 12). House plenary debate on corporate tax reform package expected tomorrow. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 14, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/12/house-plenary-debate-on-corporate-tax-reform-package-expected-tomorrow/ House plenary debate on corporate tax reform package expected tomorrow Published August 12, 2018, 4:17 PM By Charissa Luci-Atienza The House of Representatives plenary deliberation on the Duterte administration’s corporate tax … Continue reading

Spending, collection up by double digits

Reference: [Malaya Business Insight]. (2018, May 10). Spending, collection up by double digits. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 10, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/business/spending-collection-double-digits Spending, collection up by double digits May 10, 2018 The national government posted double-digit growths in its expenditure performance for April, as well as in the collections generated by the Bureaus of Internal … Continue reading

Duterte signs 2018 national budget, tax reform bill | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Source: Cigaral, I.N. (2017, December 19). Duterte signs 2018 national budget, tax reform bill. The Philippine Star. Retrieved December 20, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/12/19/1769882/duterte-signs-2018-national-budget-tax-reform-bill Duterte signs 2018 national budget, tax reform bill By Ian Nicolas Cigaral (philstar.com) | Updated December 19, 2017 – 3:25pm MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday, December 19, signed into … Continue reading

Duterte signs P3.767-T budget | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Source: Romero, A. (2017, December 20). Duterte signs P3.767-T budget. The Philippine Star. Retrieved December 20, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/12/20/1770130/duterte-signs-p3.767-t-budget Duterte signs P3.767-T budget By Alexis Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated December 20, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte yesterday signed into law next year’s national budget that he said was designed to … Continue reading

Mining tax reform mulled | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Castro, R. A. (2017, July 31). Mining tax reform mulled. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 01, 2017 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/business/mining-tax-reform-mulled Mining tax reform mulled By Ruelle Albert Castro July 31, 2017 The government will now include in the comprehensive tax reform program (CTRP) proposals to amend the mining industry’s tax regime, according to Carlos Dominguez, … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – DoTr backs tax reform

Tribune, Wires. (2017, July 18). DoTr backs tax reform. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 18, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/business/dotr-backs-tax-reform DoTr backs tax reform Written by Tribune Wires Tuesday, 18 July 2017 Contrary to claims that the proposed Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Act (TRAIN) will hurt the local automotive industry, … Continue reading

BPO tax perks stay, says DOF | Business, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Padin, M.G. (2017, July 08). BPO tax perks stay, says DOF. The Philippine Star. Retrieved July 10, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/business/2017/07/08/1717350/bpo-tax-perks-stay-says-dof BPO tax perks stay, says DOF By Mary Grace Padin (The Philippine Star) | Updated July 8, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Finance (DOF) has assured the business process outsourcing … Continue reading

Government budget 12% higher next year to boost infrastructure | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Viray, P.L. (2017, July 5). Government budget 12% higher next year to boost infrastructure. The Philippine Star. Retrieved July 5, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/07/05/1716603/government-budget-12-higher-next-year-boost-infrastructure Government budget 12% higher next year to boost infrastructure By Alexis Romero (philstar.com) | Updated July 5, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – The Duterte administration is planning to raise government spending … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – DoF unfazed by fighting in Marawi

Reference: Tribune Wires (2017, June 16). DoF unfazed by fighting in Marawi. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 19, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/business/dof-unfazed-by-fighting-in-marawi DoF unfazed by fighting in Marawi Written by Tribune Wires Friday, 16 June 2017 00:00 Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez has assured the international business community that the Duterte administration’s … Continue reading

THE DAILY TRIBUNE NEWS – Loophole-free tax system a must — DoF

Reference: Tribune Wires (2017, June 19). Loophole-free tax system a must — DoF. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 19, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/business/loophole-free-tax-system-a-must-dof Loophole-free tax system a must — DoF Written by Tribune Wires Monday, 19 June 2017 00:00 The government can collect some P433 billion in additional revenues, representing 2.7 … Continue reading

First year of CTRP to yield P285B revenue | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Caraballo, M. U. (2017, June 8). First year of CTRP to yield P285B revenue. The Manila Times. Retrieved June 8, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/first-year-ctrp-yield-p285b-revenue/331606/ First year of CTRP to yield P285B revenue | The Manila Times Online BY MAYVELIN U. CARABALLO, TMT ON JUNE 8, 2017 The government expects to generate P285.7 billion in net … Continue reading

Tax bill passage credit-positive for PH – Moody’s – The Manila Times Online

Reference: Caraballo, M. U. (2017, June 06). Tax bill passage credit-positive for PH – Moody’s. The Manila Times. Retrieved June 06, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/tax-bill-passage-credit-positive-ph-moodys/331249/ Tax bill passage credit-positive for PH – Moody’s BY MAYVELIN U. CARABALLO, TMT ON JUNE 6, 2017 The passage of the first package of the proposed Comprehensive Tax Reform Program (CTRP) … Continue reading

Tax reform to yield P130B on first year | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Celis, A. (2017, June 06). Tax reform to yield P130B on first year. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 06, 2017 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/business/tax-reform-yield-p130b-first-year Tax reform to yield P130B on first year By ANGELA CELIS June 05, 2017 By ANGELA CELIS The House-approved Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Act (TRAIN) – the Duterte administration’s proposed … Continue reading

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