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Milwida M. Guevara

Taxing death

By Milwida M. Guevara It is said that there are only two things which are certain in life: death and taxes.  By  design, and not…

Milwida M. Guevara

Ambivalence towards the TRAIN

By Milwida M. Guevara A tax program is long overdue.  The last Comprehensive Tax Reform Program (CTRP) was formulated during the Ramos administration.  Contrary to…

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Tax reforms, the senators and their teachers

By Milwida M. Guevara I do my two (2) cents worth of effort in the Senate deliberations on tax reforms. The senators raise good questions…

Milwida M. Guevara

Making education work

By Milwida M. Guevara Our office is in a barangay which is a stone’s throw away from Rockwell in Makati. Almost everything seems to work…

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Some things never change

By Milwida M. Guevara I attended an IMF tax conference with great anticipation. I had been out of touch with taxation for almost decade.  I…

Milwida M. Guevara


By Milwida M. Guevara   I once told a colleague, Rapa Lopa, how I felt totally incompetent to do development work. I lack the theory…