Poe to refile bill suspending oil excise tax

Poe to refile bill suspending oil excise tax

Senator Grace Poe is set to refile her bill seeking to temporarily suspend the collection of excise tax on oil products with the continuous spike of fuel prices.  Poe, who chairs the Senate committee on public services, said suspending the oil excise tax will bring...
Duterte hikes tobacco taxes

Duterte hikes tobacco taxes

President Rodrigo Duterte has signed a bill hiking tobacco excise taxes to raise more revenues for healthcare.”To address the urgent need to protect the right to health of the Filipino people and to maintain a broader fiscal space to support the implementation...