BIR closes 9 erring businesses in Region 1

CALASIAO, Pangasinan — The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) in Region 1 (Ilocos region) has temporarily closed nine business establishments that were found to have under-declared their sales. Regional Director Clavelina…

BIR to probe Sereno’s tax returns

MANILA — The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) will conduct a formal investigation on Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno’s income tax returns during the period when she worked…

1st batch of P142-M seized cigarettes destroyed in Davao

MANILA — Authorities on Sunday led the destruction of the first batch of close to five million packs of Mighty Corp. cigarettes worth PHP142.44 million which were seized earlier this…

BIR files new tax raps vs actor Richard Gutierrez

MANILA — The Bureau of Internal Revenue on Thursday filed another criminal complaint before the Department of Justice against actor Richard Gutierrez. In its complaint, the BIR specifically accused Gutierrez with one count…

House leaders back probe of BIR execs over alleged Del Monte tax liability reduction

MANILA — Several House leaders on Tuesday expressed their support to the proposed congressional investigation being called by Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez against officials of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR)…

2 BIR execs charged with bribery

MANILA — The Office of the Ombudsman (Ombudsman) has ordered the filing of charges against two officials of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) assigned at the Revenue District Office…

BIR official gunned down in QC

MANILA -Two motorcycle-riding gunmen shot and killed a Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) official in Barangay Phil-Am, Quezon City Wednesday morning. Quezon City Police District Director Chief Supt. Guillermo Eleazar…

BIR files tax evasion rap vs actor Richard Gutierrez

MANILA — The Bureau of Internal Revenue on Friday filed tax evasion complaint before the Department of Justice against actor Richard Gutierrez and his production company for allegedly owing the…

BIR-Laoag City chief: No extension of tax payment deadline

LAOAG CITY — Acting District Revenue Officer Jose Edimar Jaen of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR)-Laoag City on Monday said there will no extension of the tax payment deadline…

BIR files tax evasion raps vs Mighty Corporation

MANILA — The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) on Wednesday filed a complaint before the Department of Justice (DoJ) against cigarette firm Mighty Corporation for its failure to pay an…

BIR receives 300 applications for retirement, resignation after erring employees warned vs graft and corruption

MANILA – – About 300 personnel of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) have filed for resignation or early retirement after the new administration warned erring personnel to end graft…