Tax services

Upholding what is right: What are your tax concerns?

We consider the needs of your business and the government with the end in view of upholding what is right.

Tax is a significant cost in business. As such, properly managing and controlling inherent tax risks is a must. And to keep up with tax developments and have a clearer understanding, top businessmen seek professional tax advice to help them manage tax risk, control costs, and seize tax planning opportunities.

To develop a comprehensive tax strategy for your business, we cover various considerations relevant to your particular business, i.e., industry, markets, finance, economics, and government regulations. We take a consultative approach rather than focus on compliance to identify all your risks.

Increasingly, companies require a variety of accounting, tax, and business services to manage risks and gain competitive advantage. Our tax professionals can provide these diverse disciplines to help you minimize tax liabilities and meet compliance obligations. We can be your advocates with tax authorities to support a tax position that will work to your advantage. And we can give you tailored, implementable and defensible tax planning structures.

Responsiveness unlike any other

We specially package business and tax advisory services for our clients based on their needs. This is a better way of handling tax compliance that makes us achieve their business objectives.

We have made it easier for companies, whether large or small, to lessen their tax problems and meet tax compliance obligations.

We deal with main taxes affecting all businesses, and those in difficult areas such as international tax, expatriate tax, and value-added tax.

Our tax colleagues in other PwC firms worldwide work with us in giving professional and timely advice on tax issues that crop up in every area where there is an international transaction.


Expanded maternity leaves make a difference

Expanded maternity leaves make a difference

In Manila, you can tell that the Christmas season has begun when street posts and trees are adorned with glittering lights; traffic gets heavier, shopping malls become busier; and Christmas songs start playing on the airwaves. For Filipinos, Christmas is the most awaited holiday of the year, anticipated as early as September. Such festivities, fortunately or otherwise, come with gift-giving traditions and family celebrations that often obligate people to dig deeper into their pockets.

What you need to know about the US Tax ID Number or ITIN

What you need to know about the US Tax ID Number or ITIN

Comparable to our Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR)-issued identification number, more popularly known as TIN, the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) likewise issues an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN), which is used as a tax processing number. The ITINs are issued to individuals who are required to obtain one under United States (US) tax law, but who do not have and are not eligible to obtain a Social Security Number (SSN) from the Social Security Administration (SSA).

Tax Alert No. 74 [Revenue Memorandum Order (RMO) No. 54-2019 dated 7 October 2019]

Tax Alert No. 74 [Revenue Memorandum Order (RMO) No. 54-2019 dated 7 October 2019]

Modification of Alphanumeric Tax Code (ATC) for Value-Added Tax under Revenue Regulations (RR) No. 8-2002 (Amending Further Pertinent Provisions of RR No. 7-95, as amended, with respect to the time of Filing of Quarterly VAT Returns; Contents and Submission of Quarterly Total of Monthly Sales and Purchases Per Supplier or Customer, and Providing for the Penalties and Effect of Non-Submission Thereof; and Clarifying Further the Mode of Remittance of VAT Due from Non-Residents)

Contact us

Maria Lourdes P. Lim

Tax Managing Partner

Tel: +63 (2) 459 2016

Alexander B. Cabrera

Chairman and Senior Partner

Tel: +63 (2) 459 2002

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