HERMINIO CASTILLEJOS LINDO, a Customs Special Agent, is facing possible preventive suspension due to serious violations pertaining to his sworn Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Networth (SALN).Read More
The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) today filed a criminal complaint with the Department of Justice against OSCAR REPUYAN BADILLO (BADILLO) for one (1) count of willful attempt to evade or defeat tax and one (1) count of willful failure to file Annual Income Tax Return (ITR) and three (3) counts of willful failure to file Quarterly ITRs for taxable year 2009, in violation of Sections 254 and 255 of the National Internal Revenue Code of 1997, as amended (Tax Code).Read More
“We congratulate the House Ways and Means Committee, led by Chairman Isidro Ungab, in passing the amended version of House Bill 5727 which outlines the much-needed reform in the excise tax regime of the tobacco and alcohol industry.Read More
ADB Annual Meetings. It’s more fun in the PhilippinesRead More
ADB Board of Governors Chairman and Philippine Finance Secretary Cesar V. Purisima and ADB Country Director Neeraj K. Jain signs memorandum of understanding for a $650,000 ADB technical assistance to the Philippines to establish “knowledge hubs” at the country’s higher education institutions as part of efforts to align school curricula to the needs of the information technology-business process outsourcing sector. Also present at the signing are Joel Mangahas (leftmost side), education specialist of ADB’s South East Asia Department and ADB Director-General Kunio Senga (rightmost side).