philippines - Tax & Revenue

Hedcor Inc v Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Date: 11 February 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA EB No. 1733; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

Alaric Vivencio C De Andres v Spouses Atanacio S Cristobal and Another

Date: 07 February 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA EB No. 1701; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

Commissioner of Customs v Philippine Airlines Inc

Date: 07 February 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA EB No. 1731; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

Asia United Leasing & Finance Corporation v Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Date: 12 February 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA Case No. 8735; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

RMJR Grains Center Corporation v Commissioner of Customs, Bureau of Customs

Date: 08 February 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA Case Nos. 9156 to 9160; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

Snowy Owl Energy Inc v Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Date: 11 February 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA Case No. 9618; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

Deutsche Knowledge Services Pte Ltd v Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Date: 12 February 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA Case No. 9496; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

First Philippine Electric Corporation v Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Date: 08 February 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA Case No. 9199; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

Commissioner of Internal Revenue v Trustmark Holdings Corporation

Date: 31 January 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA EB No. 1697; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

Commissioner of Internal Revenue v Northern Tobacco Redrying Co Inc

Date: 31 January 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA EB No. 1664; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

City of Davao and Another v Soriano Shares Inc

Date: 30 January 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA EB No. 1673; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

R M Roque & Sons Inc v Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Date: 30 January 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA Case No. 9844; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

City of Davao and Another v ARC Investors Inc

Date: 29 January 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA EB No. 1589; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

Tanduay Distillers Inc v Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Date: 07 February 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA Case Nos. 9017 & 9035; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

Gamma Gray Marketing v Commissioner of Customs

Date: 04 February 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA Case Nos. 9822, 9824 & 9825; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

Kurimoto (Philippines) Corporation v Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Date: 06 February 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA Case No. 9211; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

Ma Carmela Locsin Et Al v Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Date: 04 February 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA Case No. 9094; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

Financial Times Electronic Publishing Philippines Inc v Commissioner of Internal Revenue

Date: 04 February 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA Case No. 9434; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

Metro Pacific Tollways Development Corporation v Makati City and Another

Date: 29 January 2019; Court: Court of Tax Appeals; Citation: CTA AC No. 191; Source: Court of Tax Appeals

House Panel approves Tax-Free Contributions to Political Parties

The House Committee on Ways and Means chaired by Rep. Estrellita Suansing (1st Distric, Nueva Ecija) approved on Monday the tax provisions of a substitute bill, principally authored by former President and now Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and Majority Leader Fredenil Castro, seeking to strengthen the Philippine political party system.
Date: 05 February 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: House of Representatives

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Justice Ministry: US Claims ‘baseless’

The Ministry of Justice on Tuesday reacted to recent “baseless” claims by the US Embassy in Phnom Penh regarding the case of former opposition leader Kem Sokha, urging the embassy to stop spreading misinformation regarding the implementation of the law in Cambodia.

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Court adjourns Tony Pua's Appeal against Interim Injunction over RUU355 Video Clip

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 20 (Bernama) - The Federal Court today adjourned the appeal hearing by Damansara Member of Parliament Tony Pua Kiam Wee against an interim injunction order over his alleged video clip relating to the tabling of Syariah Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) (Amendment) Bill 2016 or RUU355.

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DOJ urged to Act on Murder Raps vs PNP Men in Lawyer's Death

MANILA, Feb 19 (PNA) - A former Cebu City councilor asked the Department of Justice (DOJ) Monday to charge policemen implicated in the killing of his brother, lawyer Noel Archival, five years ago.

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Laos, Japan celebrate 20 Years of Legal, Judicial Cooperation

The Lao and Japanese governments have highlighted 20 years of achievement in cooperation to strengthen the legal and judicial sectors in Laos, especially with regard to human resource development.

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Sarawak Lawyers wants Government to set up RCI over Judge Allegations

MIRI, Feb 19 (Bernama) - The Advocates Association of Sarawak (AAS) has proposed to the government to set up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) over the allegation of judicial interference in the affidavit made by a sitting Court of Appeal judge Datuk Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Backer recently.

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MACC meets Judge Hamid Sultan over 63-Page Affidavit

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 18 (Bernama) - The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) today met with Court of Appeal judge Datuk Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Baker over his recent 63-page affidavit, filed last week, on allegations of judicial interference.

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CBM headed in Right Direction, Bank Development expected: Experts

The Central Bank of Myanmar (CBM) has begun taking the initial steps to stand as an independent body, local financial experts and economists say.

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Retired SC Justice Azcuna 'Selfless Government Worker': Palace

MANILA, Feb 15 (PNA) - Malacañang wished retired Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice Adolfo Azcuna the best as he celebrates his 80th birthday on Saturday.

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Rule of Law followed in Ressa Arrest

MANILA, Feb 15 (PNA) - Malacañang on Friday said the rule of law was followed in the arrest of Rappler chief executive officer Maria Ressa for cyberlibel amid criticisms of suppressing press freedom.

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Rebuilding ASEAN’s Financial Safety Net

Singapore and Indonesia signed a US$10 billion (K15.23 trillion) bilateral swap agreement last October, allowing the two countries to assist each other during times of financial stress through US dollar loans. The move signalled a willingness by ASEAN countries to play a bigger and more direct role in strengthening the region’s financial stability, but there is still much more to do.

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Judiciary lodges Police Report over Allegations in Affidavit

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 15 (Bernama) - The Judiciary has lodged a police report over allegations made against unnamed judges and the institution in the affidavit made by a sitting Court of Appeal judge Datuk Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Backer.

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Blind Woman's Persistence to become Lawyer bears Fruit

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15 (Bernama) - ‘Where there’s a will, there’s a way’, this proverb illustrates the determination and diligence of a visually impaired young woman who has achieved her dream of becoming a lawyer.

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Lawyer urges Government and CJ to address Justice Hamid's Revelations

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15 (Bernama) - Lawyer Sangeet Kaur Deo has called on the government and Chief Justice to immediately look into the claims by Court of Appeal judge Datuk Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Backer, contained in his affidavit which revealed misconduct of top judges and judicial interference.

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Decision on Minimum Wage Increases due in March

BANGKOK, Feb 13 (NNT) - The final decision on Minimum Wage increases will be made in March, with new rates to vary in accordance with economic conditions in each province.

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No Violation of Ressa's Civil Rights: DOJ

MANILA, Feb 14 (PNA) - Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Thursday assured full protection of the civil rights of online news website Rappler's publisher Maria Ressa, who was arrested on Wednesday in connection with a cyber libel complaint filed against her and the media firm by a private individual.

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DOTr inks Deal on Common Station Construction

MANILA, Feb 13 (PNA) - The Department of Transportation (DOTr) on Wednesday signed a contract with a private consortium for the construction of Area A of the Unified Grand Central Station (UGCS) or the common station which is located between SM North Edsa and Trinoma in Quezon City.

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Men too face Sexual Harassment at Workplace

SUNGAI PETANI, Feb 14 (Bernama) - Men too have been recorded as being victims of sexual harassment at the workplace, said Women, Family and Community Development Deputy Minister, Hannah Yeoh.

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LHDN launches eProcurement System, Suppliers' Portal

CYBERJAYA, Feb 13 (Bernama) - The Inland Revenue Board (LHDN) has launched the eProcurement (eP) system and the Suppliers’ portal as a continuous effort to improve service delivery to suppliers or tenderers dealing with the agency.

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