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 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.
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
Taxation, in general, is not that popular with most small & medium business owners. The same scenario exists for those professionals who wanted to practice their chosen profession such as doctor. Perhaps because most of the time, taxation is synonymous with a reduction to the overall profitability of a certain business. However, Taxation is a … Continue reading TAXATION FOR PROFESSIONALS
Officers of the BIR, like for example the Revenue District Officers, the Chief of Large Taxpayer Assessment Division, or the Chief of Excise Taxpayer Operations Division, or even the Chief of Policy Cases and Tax Fraud Division, are responsible for the conduct of audit and/or investigation. The same offices are the one responsible for the preparation … Continue reading BIR related, How is a particular taxpayer selected for audit?