‘No tax perks for POGO service providers’

Credit to Author: Mayvelin U. Caraballo, TMT| Date: Tue, 05 May 2020 16:59:59 +0000

Service providers of Philippine offshore gaming operators (POGOs) do not qualify for any tax incentive despite the government classifying them as business process outsourcing (BPO) companies, according to the country’s finance, tax and gaming agencies. In separate messages on Tuesday, officials from the Department of Finance, the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) and the Philippine […]

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Two solons offer contrasting views on POGO reopening

Credit to Author: Franz Lewin Embudo| Date: Sat, 02 May 2020 10:17:11 +0000

TWO different lawmakers have offered different views on the government’s plan to reopen operations of Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGO) This comes after the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Disease (IATF-EID), on the recommendations of Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR), approved that POGOs be considered as business process outsourcing (BPO) and […]

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Duterte unfazed by Pogo hubs near military camps

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:09:23 +0000

President: Cory popular for losing Ninoy ‘in hands of Marcos’

MANILA, Philippines – The presence of Philippine offshore gaming operators (Pogo) hubs manned by Chinese nationals near military camps is not something to worry about, President Rodrigo Duterte said, even as Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana has raised concerns on the country’s national security. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said the location of the Pogo hubs does […]

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Palace backs move to have PH offshore gaming operators register with BIR

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 09:06:32 +0000

The Palace stood by the BIR’s move to require Philippine offshore gaming operators (POGOs) register first with the tax agency before getting a license from Pagcor.

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