BIR Investigates Janet Lim Napoles For Tax Evasion After Finding Instagram Pictures of Her Daughter’s Luxury Items

Be careful of what you post on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook.  The taxman, or in this case, the tax woman may be watching and just might use this as a basis for looking into your financial records to see if you’ve been holding back on tax payments. According to a news report from ABS-CBN News, […]

Taxing the Middle Class Into Poverty and the Need for Stronger Representation of Middle Class Interests in Congress

The rich, those who profit most from society, are also those who give back the least. Today, it seems, that nothing crystallizes this idea better than recent news that BIR Commissioner Kim Henares “exempted the country’s richest 1% from paying the newly-imposed VAT on association dues.” Here’s an excerpt from Vic Agustin’s Cocktales: An official of the Forbes […]