Are you a Foreign National? Do you want to work in the Philippines?

If you are a foreigner and you would like to work in the Philippines then it's a must for you to know the new guidelines for foreign nationals. Foreign Nationals who will engage in work outside of an employment arrangement are required to secure a Special Working Permit (SWP).For professional related work or services that … Continue reading Are you a Foreign National? Do you want to work in the Philippines?

The 3 Common Taxes that YOU need to KNOW.

The common Taxes, applicable to taxpayer, that you need to know are (1) Value Added Tax (VAT) or Percentage Tax (PT), (2) Expanded Withholding Tax (EWT), and (3) Income Tax. However, additional taxes may apply if there are related transactions such as the following: (1) Withholding Tax on Compensation (WTC) or most commonly know as … Continue reading The 3 Common Taxes that YOU need to KNOW.

Do I need to enroll in the BIR’s eFPS?

BIR eFPS or Electronic Filing and Payment System is a facility provided by the Bureau of Internal Revenue for a fast, convenient and paperless tax filing and payment using web browser and internet connection. But who are required to enroll in the eFPS facility? Not all are required, only those the are listed below are … Continue reading Do I need to enroll in the BIR’s eFPS?

HAVE YOU LOST YOUR BIR CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION?

Did you lose your original BIR form 2303 or the Certificate of Registration (COR)? That you already exerted effort but you can't find it.   Or your company's BIR 2303 was caught by fire, flood or natural disaster?  Well, don't worry, you can always replace the BIR Form 2303 or the BIR Certificate of Registration (COR) … Continue reading HAVE YOU LOST YOUR BIR CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION?

De Minimis Benefits Values

De Minimis Benefits are tax exempt.  These benefits were outlined and defined by the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) in the issuance of Revenue Regulation No. 3-98 and several amendments since its adoption such as RR No 8-2000, RR No. 15-2011, RR No. 8-2012, RR No. 1-2015 and the latest issuance as of this writing … Continue reading De Minimis Benefits Values