Legarda wants DSWD to expedite cash aid to poor families affected by TRAIN

Legarda wants DSWD to expedite cash aid to poor families affected by TRAIN

Senator Loren Legarda on Sunday said she has asked the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and their bank partners to expedite distribution of unconditional cash transfer (UCT) to families affected by skyrocketing prices amid the implementation of tax reform law.

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Aquino warns of looming price hikes as tax reform law takes effect

The increase in prices of oil products due to the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (Train) law may have a domino effect on the prices of goods and other services in the market, Senator Bam Aquino warned on Wednesday.

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EU denounces ‘shocking’ Paradise Papers revelations

The European Union (EU) condemned on Monday the “shocking” revelations on the way top companies and dignitaries, including Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, avoid taxes using offshore wealth hubs.

EU finance ministers meeting for regular talks in Brussels are expected to discuss tax avoidance on Tuesday after a trove of leaked documents exposed the great lengths to which the global elite will go to avert paying a fair tax.

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Palace: Gov’t to remain relentless in campaign vs tax evaders

Palace: Gov’t to remain relentless in campaign vs tax evaders

President Rodrigo Duterte will continue to wage his relentless campaign against corruption and delinquent taxpayers, Malacañang said Saturday following the government’s P40-billion tax settlement with tobacco giant Mighty Corporation.

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Road Board on abolition call: We already addressed Alvarez concerns

The Road Board has already addressed the Commission on Audit findings on the alleged misuse of public funds, it said in response to House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez’s call for its abolition.

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