Taxwise or Otherwise

"Taxwise or Otherwise" discusses the latest developments in tax and business law in the Philippines. It also dissects current issues affecting the business community, including policy development.

Writers are taken from a pool of business and tax consultants of Isla Lipana & Co., the Philippine member firm of PwC global network. Columns regularly appear in the BusinessWorld newspaper.

Latest column

BIR issues rules on electronic storage of documents (Taxwise, 13 August 2014)

IN THIS day and age, technology plays an instrumental, if not essential role in our lives. Before the dawn of the digital age, written communication was mainly delivered via postal mail or transmitted through telegram, photographs were recorded on rolls of film, and music was played using vinyl records and, later on, cassette tapes.



BIR issues rules on electronic storage of documents (Taxwise, 13 August 2014)

Essentially inseparable (Taxwise, 7 August 2014)

Addressing small investors’ tax concerns under PERA law (Taxwise, 31 July 2014)

M&A valuation: Synergies generated by an informed buyer (Taxwise, 24 July 2014)

BIR imposes DST on finance leases (Taxwise, 9 July 2014)

Survey reveals top banking risks (Taxwise, 25 June 2014)

The unintentional gift (Taxwise, 2 July 2014)

Lower corporate tax rates: Another step towards global competitiveness (Taxwise, 29 May 2014)

Finding the core of an ethics program (Taxwise, 15 May 2014)

Right timing (Taxwise, 20 March 2014)