House panel OKs 90% road tax increase | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, November 12). House panel OKs 90% road tax increase. The Philippine Star. Retrieved November 12, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/11/12/1968037/house-panel-oks-90-road-tax-increase House panel OKs 90% road tax increase Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – November 12, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA,Philippines — The House of Representatives committee on ways and means yesterday approved a bill … Continue reading

Budget bill certified as urgent | Inquirer News

Reference: Aurelio, J. M. & Gascon, M. (2019, September 20). Budget bill certified as urgent. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1166974/budget-bill-certified-as-urgent Budget bill certified as urgent by Julie M. Aurelio, Melvin Gascon / INQUIRER.net / 05:00 AM September 20, 2019 President Duterte has decided to certify the proposed P4.1-trillion 2020 national budget to avoid … Continue reading

Salceda to Duque: ‘Shape up or ship out’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, September 02). Salceda to Duque: ‘Shape up or ship out’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 02, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/salceda-duque-%E2%80%98shape-or-ship-out%E2%80%99 Salceda to Duque: ‘Shape up or ship out’ By WENDELL VIGILIA September 02, 2019 CAN’T take the heat? Get out of the kitchen.

House panel OKs bill on liquor tax hike | Inquirer News

Reference: Roxas, P. A. V. (2019, August 13). House panel OKs bill on liquor tax hike. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 13, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1153203/house-panel-oks-bill-on-liquor-tax-hike House panel OKs bill on liquor tax hike By: Pathricia Ann V. Roxas – Reporter / @PathRoxasINQ INQUIRER.net / 12:42 PM August 13, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The House ways and means … Continue reading

Overheating fears doused | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, November 15). Overheating fears doused. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 19, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/11/15/overheating-fears-doused/ Overheating fears doused By Mario J. Mallari – November 15, 2018 12:07 AM The economy is not overheating but is on the way to sustained growth as a result of the government’s infrastructure buildup … Continue reading

House bill seeks travel tax exemption for children of solo parent-OFWs » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2019, January 28). House bill seeks travel tax exemption for children of solo parent-OFWs. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved January 29, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/01/28/house-bill-seeks-travel-tax-exemption-for-children-of-soloparent-ofws/ House bill seeks travel tax exemption for children of solo parent-OFWs Updated January 28, 2019, 5:19 PM By Charissa Luci-Atienza The House Committee on Ways and Means approved on Monday … Continue reading

Lawmaker: IRR on ease of doing business a priority | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2018, September 17). Lawmaker: IRR on ease of doing business a priority. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 19, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/17/1852138/lawmaker-irr-ease-doing-business-priority. Lawmaker: IRR on ease of doing business a priority Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – September 17, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Trade and Industry should immediately release the implementing … Continue reading

House okays TRABAHO bill, (TRAIN 2) on final reading | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, September 11). House okays TRABAHO bill, (TRAIN 2) on final reading. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved September 11, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/275229/house-okays-trabaho-bill-train-2-on-final-reading.html House okays TRABAHO bill, (TRAIN 2) on final reading posted September 10, 2018 at 11:40 pm by Maricel Cruz Voting 187-14-3, the House of Representatives on Monday approved on third and final reading the proposed … Continue reading

House panel endorses ‘Trabaho’ tax package | BusinessMirror

Reference: Dela Cruz, J. (2018, August 7). House panel endorses ‘Trabaho’ tax package. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 8, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/house-panel-endorses-trabaho-tax-package/ House panel endorses ‘Trabaho’ tax package By Jovee Marie Dela Cruz on August 7, 2018 THE House Committee on Ways and Means on Tuesday endorsed for plenary approval the second package of the Duterte administration’s Comprehensive Tax Reform … Continue reading

House, DOF rush unified version of tax Package 2 | BusinessMirror

Reference: Nicolas, B. D. (2018, August 6). House, DOF rush unified version of tax Package 2. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 7, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/house-dof-rush-unified-version-of-tax-package-2/ House, DOF rush unified version of tax Package 2 By Bernadette D. Nicolas on August 6, 2018 MEMBERS of the House Committee on Ways and Means’s technical working group (TWG) and officials of … Continue reading

Corporate tax cuts a House priority | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Panti, L. T., TMT (2018, August 01). Corporate tax cuts a House priority. The Manila Times. Retrieved August 01, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/corporate-tax-cuts-a-house-priority/425557/ Corporate tax cuts a House priority BY LLANESCA T. PANTI, TMT ON August 01, 2018 THE House of Representatives will prioritize the passage of the bill further reducing the corporate income tax rate … Continue reading

House to probe Customs for ‘manual’ release of 105 containers | Nation | The Philippine Star

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2018, May 30). House to probe Customs for ‘manual’ release of 105 containers. The Philippine Star. Retrieved May 31, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/nation/2018/05/30/1819843/house-probe-customs-manual-release-105-containers House to probe Customs for ‘manual’ release of 105 containers Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – May 30, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — A House of Representatives committee is looking … Continue reading

Tax on church-run schools to piggyback on Cha-Cha | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, April 09). Tax on church-run schools to piggyback on Cha-Cha. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 10, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/tax-church-run-schools-piggyback-cha-cha Tax on church-run schools to piggyback on Cha-Cha By WENDELL VIGILIA April 09, 2018 SPEAKER Pantaleon Alvarez wants his proposal to tax schools and businesses run by religious organizations like the Catholic … Continue reading

House panel seeks BOC’s abolition – Manila Standard

Reference: Lim, A. (2017, Ocotober 3). House panel seeks BOC’s abolition. manilastandard.net. Retrieved October 3, 2017 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/248417/house-panel-seeks-boc-s-abolition.html House panel seeks BOC’s abolition posted October 03, 2017 at 11:31 am by Arlene Lim The House Committee on Ways and Means has completed its committee report following its investigation into the P 6.4-billion worth of shabu … Continue reading

House panel eyes Customs revamp | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W.  (2017, August 14). House panel eyes Customs revamp. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 14, 2017 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-panel-eyes-customs-revamp House panel eyes Customs revamp By Wendell Vigilia August 14, 2017 QUIRINO Rep. Dakila Cua, chair of the House committee on ways and means, yesterday said the panel is looking to revamp the Bureau of Customs … Continue reading

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