Quantcast
Latest Stories
Home » Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) You are browsing entries tagged with “Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR)”

BIR zeroes in on big corporate taxpayers’ record

By
Bureau of Internal Revenue building. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) said less than half of the biggest corporate entities in the country did not make it to the list of top taxpayers.

Posted: March 20th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Taxpayers beware!

By

By any standard, the tax problem of boxing icon Manny Pacquiao is the most popular tax case in the recent past. Not only does it involve a “National Treasure” (Pambansang Kamao); it also leaves people speculating on the timing of the freezing of Pacquiao’s assets, which was done virtually on the eve of his fight against Brandon Rios on Nov. 24.

Posted: December 12th, 2013 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

Looting losses tax deductible, says BIR chief

By
Bureau of Internal Revenue Commissioner Kim Henares

Businesses which sustained losses from looting in the aftermath of Supertyphoon “Yolanda” can claim tax deductions on their income tax returns with the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), Commissioner Kim Henares said on Thursday.

Posted: November 15th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

BIR: Tax perks of nonprofit firms not automatic

By

The Bureau of Internal Revenue has issued a directive reiterating that the renewal of the tax exemption of nonstock and nonprofit organizations is not automatic.

Posted: November 6th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Drugstore chain owner tops BIR list of taxpayers

By
top-taxpayers-2012

Vivian Que Azcona of Mercury Drug emerged as the country’s top individual income taxpayer for 2012, with several show-biz personalities behind her, according to the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR).

Posted: October 15th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

BIR asks hospitals, HMOs to withhold taxes from doctors

By
Bureau of Internal Revenue Commissioner Kim Henares

The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has issued a regulation requiring hospitals and health maintenance organizations (HMOs) to withhold taxes from doctors and other medical practitioners and remit them to the government.

Posted: September 25th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

BIR cracks down on illegal receipt printers

By

The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) is cracking down hard on unauthorized printers of receipts, most of whom are said to be aiding tax evaders.

Posted: September 19th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

BIR’s cleanup drive

By

The recent issuance of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) requiring the revalidation en masse of tax-exemption rulings shows a trend that reveals the direction the BIR is headed to—cleansing old accounts. There is an ongoing, continuous and sustained cleanup drive, not of people, not of the organizational structure, not of the overall system, but of old accounts—a radical move no commissioner dared to do in the past.

Posted: August 5th, 2013 in Columnists,Inquirer Columns | Read More »

BIR missed collection target for 2012

By
BIR logo

The Bureau of Internal Revenue collected P1.058 trillion in 2012, missing its target by P8 billion.

Posted: February 21st, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

BIR keeps watch on hospitals’ tax compliance

By

The Bureau of Internal Revenue is tightening its watch on hospitals that invoke tax perks, following a Supreme Court ruling that St. Luke’s Medical Center Inc. is not tax-exempt.

Posted: January 17th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

BIR collections breach P1T mark

By
BIR logo

The Bureau of Internal Revenue on Wednesday said that it has breached the record P1-trillion mark in collection for any given year, as of Dec. 17.

Posted: December 20th, 2012 in Headlines | Read More »

BIR confident DOF-backed ‘sin’ tax bill will be passed

By

Internal Revenue Commissioner Kim Henares remains confident the Department of Finance-backed version of the “sin” tax bill would be passed and enacted into law despite a Senate version that halved the expected tax take.

Posted: October 15th, 2012 in Headlines | Read More »

Advertisement

News

  • US teacher fired over comment on black president
  • Magnitude-7.5 earthquake shakes Mexican capital
  • Title of new Hillary Clinton book: ‘Hard Choices’
  • Filipinos, Dutch re-enact crucifixion of Christ
  • 14 killed in car bombing in Homs
  • Sports

  • Nadal ousted by Ferrer in Monte Carlo quarters
  • Pacquiao shorts in Bradley fight sold for P1.7M in LA auction
  • Ryu pitches Dodgers past Giants
  • Alonso sets the pace in Chinese GP practice
  • Heat seek Three-peat but Spurs, Pacers top seeds
  • Lifestyle

  • Levine designs womenswear with help from fiancee
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87
  • Ford Mustang turns 50 atop Empire State Building
  • Pro visual artists, lensmen to judge Pagcor’s photo contest
  • ‘Labahita a la bacalao’
  • Entertainment

  • Myx TV premieres Asian American ‘docu-series’
  • A nutty finale for ‘Scandal,’ TV’s craziest show
  • EXO postpones release of mini album ‘Overdose’
  • ‘X-men’ filmmaker slams ‘fabricated’ sex attack claims
  • Singer Chris Brown’s bodyguard on trial in DC
  • Business

  • US commerce secretary spells out economic facet of ‘pivot to Asia’
  • Italy sells luxury state cars on eBay
  • Asian shares mostly up in quiet trade
  • Dollar up in Asia on US jobs data, Ukraine deal
  • Barbie doll has a problem
  • Technology

  • Nasa’s moon-orbiting robot crashes down
  • Netizens pay respects to Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Nokia recalls 30,000 chargers for Lumia 2520 tablet
  • Facebook rolls out ‘nearby friends’ feature
  • Netizens seethe over Aquino’s ‘sacrifice’ message
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, April 17, 2014
  • A humbler Church
  • Deepest darkness
  • ‘Agnihotra’ for Earth’s health
  • It’s the Holy Week, time to think of others
  • Global Nation

  • Las Vegas ‘Pinoy Pride’ fest hails Filipino heritage
  • Marking Jesus’ journey on Good Friday
  • Filipina accomplice arrested for fake bills in Malaysia
  • DoH denies Filipino nurse no longer positive for MERS virus
  • WHO warns vs spread of MERS-Cov, urges vigilance in taking precautions
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement