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

Clarifying the allowable activities of PEZA IT Enterprises (Taxwise, 11 September 2014)

A COMMON misconception for most enterprises registered with the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) is that the sale of finished goods, i.e., trading activity, may be considered part of its registered activity entitled to incentives. However, this is not the case.

 


Columns

Clarifying the allowable activities of PEZA IT Enterprises (Taxwise, 11 September 2014)

The privilege of taxing a privilege (franchise) (Taxwise, 4 September 2014)

Revisiting your company’s vision (Taxwise, 28 August 2014)

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)