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Milwida M. Guevara

Freeing the Internal Revenue Allotment

Once upon a time, local governments collected taxes for the national government. And they kept a portion of what they collected as their share. The…

Fil C. Sionil


Complementary! It’s a brief but precise assurance of Bankers Association of the Philippines (BAP) Managing Director Ben P. Castillo on the Philippine Identification System Act…

Melito S. Salazar

Reaching the plateau

  It happens as a matter of fact in business – sales growth begins to slow down, staff efforts start to wane – and before…

By Benel P. Lagua

Value versus price

  In finance, the terms price and value are not really interchangeable. An asset’s fundamental value can only be its price if well informed investors…

Milwida M. Guevara

A new regime for tax incentives?

If then Finance Secretary JImmy Ongpin had his way, we would have no problems with tax incentives. Part of his 1986 Tax Reform Program was…