Cluster & Agencies

The Department of Finance is a government institution that formulates fiscal policy. Carrying out its basic function of revenue generation to ensure adequate financing for the needs of the country has led to an expansion of the DOF’s role over time. Below are the Bureaus, Agencies and Government Corporations under the supervision of DOF.




  • BUREAU OF INTERNAL REVENUE BIR


    As Mandated:

    1. Assessment and collection of all national internal revenue taxes, fees and charges.
    2. Enforcement of all forfeitures, penalties, fines and execution of judgments in all cases decided in its favor by the Court of Tax Appeals and the ordinary courts
    3. Administer supervisory and police powers conferred by National Internal Revenue Code as amended by R.A. 8424 or other laws.

    HEADED BY

    Caesar R. Dulay
    Commissioner

    • ADDRESSBIR National Office Bldg., BIR Road, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
    • TELEPHONE 9817000
    • FAX(632) 925-1789
    • EMAILcontact_us@cctr.bir.gov.ph
    • WEBSITEwww.bir.gov.ph
  • BUREAU OF CUSTOMS BOC


    As mandated by Section 602 of the TCCP; Assess and collect lawful revenues:

    1. Prevent smuggling and other frauds
    2. Control vessels/aircrafts doing foreign trade
    3. Enforce tariff and customs laws
    4. Control the handling of foreign mails for revenues and prevention purposes
    5. Control import and export cargoes
    6. Jurisdiction over forfeiture and seizure cases

    HEADED BY

    Nicanor E. Faeldon
    Commissioner

    • ADDRESSBureau of Customs Building, G/F OCOM Building, 16th Street, South Harbor, Port Area, Manila
    • TELEPHONE(632) 527-4537
    • FAX(632) 527-4511
    • WEBSITEwww.customs.gov.ph
  • BUREAU OF TREASURY BTR


    As mandated by Section 602 of the TCCP; Assess and collect lawful revenues:

    1. Assist in formulation of policies on borrowing, investment and capital market development;
    2. Formulate adequate operational guidelines for fiscal and financial policies;
    3. Assist in preparation by government agencies concerned of an annual program, for revenue and expenditure targets, borrowing levels and cash balances of National Government (NG);
    4. Maintain books of accounts of the NG cash transactions;
    5. Manage cash resources of NG, collect advances made, and guarantee and forward cover fees due NG;
    6. Control and service NG public debt, both foreign and domestic;
    7. Issue, service, redeem government securities for account of NG as may be authorized by the President pursuant to law.

    HEADED BY

    Roberto B. Tan
    Treasurer

    • ADDRESSPalacio del Gobernador Bldg., Intramuros, Manila
    • TELEPHONE 663-2287
    • FAX(632) 527-7319
    • EMAILsupport@treasury.gov.ph
    • WEBSITEwww.treasury.gov.ph
  • BUREAU OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE BLGF


    Department of Finances (DOF) directly responsible over the fiscal and financial affairs of local government. Under a decentralized regime, BLGF provides a catalytic role in effective and sustainable management of fiscal and financial resources of LGUs, transforming them into self-reliant communities. It is vigilant and dedicated to pursuit of development and professionalization of its employees including those of the local treasury and assessment services.

    Mandate:

    1. Section 43 of Executive Order No. 127, as amended, other pertinent provisions of Local Government Code of 1991, BLGF shall: Assist in formulation and implementation of policies on local government revenue administration and fund management;
    2. Assist LGU in development and implementation of Real Property Tax Administration (RPTA) projects;

    HEADED BY

    Niño Raymond B. Alvina
    OIC, Executive Director

    • ADDRESS8th Floor EDPC Bldg., BSP Complex, Roxas Blvd., Manila
    • TELEPHONE(632) 527-2780 / (632) 522-8773
    • FAX(632) 527-2780
    • WEBSITEwww.blgf.gov.ph
  • INSURANCE COMMISSION IC


    Mandate:

    1. To promote growth and financial stability of insurance companies.
    2. To professionalize insurance services and develop insurance consciousness among the general populace
    3. To establish a sound national insurance market, and
    4. To safeguard the rights and interest of the insuring people.

    HEADED BY

    Emmanuel F. Dooc
    Commissioner

    • ADDRESSIC Building, #1071 United Nations Avenue Ermita, Manila Philippines
    • TELEPHONE(+632) 5238461-70
    • FAX(+632) 522-14-34
    • EMAILpublicassistance@insurance.gov.ph
    • WEBSITEwww.insurance.gov.ph
  • NATIONAL TAX RESEARCH CENTER NTRC


    Mandate:

    1. To promote a tax system that will ensure a fair distribution of the tax burden among the Filipino taxpayers.
    2. To recommend necessary improvements in the tax system by conducting continuing quality research on taxation.
    3. To provide responsive staff support to fiscal policy makers.
    4. To provide opportunities for professional growth and promote the well-being of our personnel.

    HEADED BY

    Trinidad A. Rodriguez
    OIC, Executive Director

    • ADDRESSHarbor Centre II, 23rd St. cor. A.C. Delgado St., Port Area, Manila
    • TELEPHONE(632) 527-2050 / (632) 527-2064
    • FAX(632) 527-2050
    • EMAILntrc@eastern.com.ph
    • WEBSITEwww.ntrc.gov.ph
  • CENTRAL BOARD OF ASSESSMENT APPEAL CBAA


    Mandate:

    1. To warrant observance of the due process of law clause mandated by the Constitution in the assessment and collection of real property taxes by the government,
    2. To ensure that the taxpayers are given the opportunity to be heard.

    HEADED BY

    Roberto D. Geotina
    OIC – Commissioner Member

    • ADDRESS7th Floor, EDPC Building, BSP Complex, Roxas Blvd., Manila Philippines
    • TELEPHONE(02) 525-1410
    • FAX(02) 525-1411
    • EMAILcontact_us@cbaa.gov.ph
    • WEBSITEwww.cbaa.gov.ph
  • PHILIPPINE DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION PDIC


    INSURER, provides adequate depositor protection and education and ensure immediate processing and settlement of depositor claims; As REGULATOR, conducts diligent monitoring and examination of member banks and implement prompt, decisive and prudent interventions; As RECEIVER, implements efficient receivership, judicious rehabilitation, and expeditious liquidation of closed banks.

    HEADED BY

    Cristina Q. Orbeta
    Officer-in-Charge

    • ADDRESS3rd – 10th Floors SSS Building, 6782 Ayala Avenue corner V.A. Rufino Street, Makati City
    • TELEPHONE(632) 841-4000
    • FAX(632) 817-3566 / 894-5871
    • EMAILinfo@pdic.gov.ph
    • WEBSITEwww.pdic.gov.ph
  • PHILIPPINE EXPORT-IMPORT CREDIT AGENCY PHILEXIM


    Mission:


    To stimulate, increase and develop the export of goods and services, and to facilitate investment in strategic sectors for the country’s development by extending guarantees, insurance, credit and related technical assistance services to viable enterprises

    HEADED BY

    Florenccio P. Gabriel Jr
    Officer in Charge / Senior Executive Vice President

    • ADDRESS17th Floor, Citibank Plaza, 8741 Paseo de Roxas St., Makati City 1226
    • TELEPHONE(632) 893-4632 / (632) 893-4809 / (632) 848-1900 TL
    • FAX(632) 893-4672
    • EMAILfsmagsajo@philexim.gov.ph
    • WEBSITEwww.philexim.gov.ph
  • Privatization and Management Office PMO


    The Philippine Government is committed to a free market economy. There is, however, significant direct government involvement in the country’s economic activity through both economic planning and the state-ownership of numerous corporations involved in certain strategic sectors, such as banking, power-generation, oil production and transportation.

  • Securities and Exchange Commission SEC


    The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) or the Commission is the national government regulatory agency charged with supervision over the corporate sector, the capital market participants, the securities and investment instruments market, and the investing public. Created on October 26, 1936 by Commonwealth Act (CA) 83 also known as The Securities Act, the Commission was tasked to regulate the sale and registration of securities, exchanges, brokers, dealers and salesmen.

    HEADED BY

    Teresita J. Herbosa
    Commissioner

    • ADDRESSSecretariat Building, PICC Complex Roxas Boulevard, Metro Manila Philippines
    • TELEPHONE (+632) 818-0923
    • FAX(+632) 818-5293
    • EMAIL
    • WEBSITEwww.sec.gov.ph/


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