Philippine taxation

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Real estate brokerage: Of licensure exams and withholding taxes

21 Jul 2016

In recent years, for so long as the applicant has completed at least 120 credit units of real estate subjects and has undergone training with an accredited service provider, he or she may apply for the licensure exam. But since the initial offering of the BS REM course in 2012, only degree holders of the course were allowed to take the exam last May 22, 2016.

Tax Alert No. 29 [Revenue Memorandum Circular No. 74-2016 dated 13 July 2016]

15 Jul 2016

Streamlining Requirements and Process in Issuing Tax Clearances Required Under E.O. No. 398

Privacy, IT Matters

14 Jul 2016

Just a couple of months ago, the country held its elections which generated a good slice of nationwide buzz from when it kicked off up to the official announcement of the winning candidates. From the countless headlines the recent election season brought, the one that stood out for me was the Comelec breach. The breach caused an uproar because it exposed the sensitive personal information of 55 million registered voters through a hacking attack.

Tax Alert No. 29 [Revenue Memorandum Circular No. 74-2016 dated 13 July 2016]

15 Jul 2016

Streamlining Requirements and Process in Issuing Tax Clearances Required Under E.O. No. 398

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Real estate brokerage: Of licensure exams and withholding taxes

21 Jul 2016

In recent years, for so long as the applicant has completed at least 120 credit units of real estate subjects and has undergone training with an accredited service provider, he or she may apply for the licensure exam. But since the initial offering of the BS REM course in 2012, only degree holders of the course were allowed to take the exam last May 22, 2016.

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Global Internet inclusion could lift out of poverty, and add over $6trn to global GDP

07 Jun 2016

Internet growth has slowed because of barriers to online access and usage in the telecom, content and retail markets. Global inclusion in the Internet could bring seven percent of the world’s population – 500 million people - above absolute poverty levels, and add US$6.7 trillion to global economic output, according to a new study by Strategy&, PwC’s strategy consulting business.

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2016 Tax calendar

28 Dec 2012

This calendar lists all important payments and registration schedules from the BIR, SEC and other agencies.

National Internal Revenue Code of 1997

06 Sep 2007

A codal version of National Internal Revenue Code of 1997 (Tax Code). Including RR 10-2008, RR 16-2008,Consolidated Withholding Tax Regulations, Consolidated Fringe Benefits Tax Regulations

CWT and FBT Regulations Handbook: Philippines 2006

13 Aug 2013

Consolidated Withholding Tax (CWT) and Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) Regulations Handbook: Philippines 2006