Taxwise or Otherwise

Know the latest developments in tax and business law in the Philippines as we dissect current issues affecting the business community, including policy development.

Writers are taken from a pool of business and tax consultants of our firm. These columns regularly appear in the BusinessWorld newspaper.

 

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Financing business made easier

24 Nov 2016

The earliest set of rules governing the establishment and operation of a financing company in the Philippines -- Republic Act No. 5980, otherwise known as “The Financing Company Act” -- dates back to the ’70s. Since then, the law, including its rules and regulations, went through several amendments in a span of almost five decades.