Tag: Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR)

Villanueva reminds cash-strapped government: POGOs still owe us P50B

Amid a dearth in calamity funds for provinces battered by Typhoon Rolly, Senator Joel Villanueva reminded revenue-generating agencies to shore up tax collection, beginning with exiting Philippine offshore gaming operators (POGO), which have yet to settle some P50 billion in tax deficiencies.