Daily Star logoBusiness
Bacolod City, PhilippinesWednesday, March 13, 2013
Front Page
Negros Oriental
Star Business
Opinion
Sports
Police Beat
Star Life
People & Events
Eguide
Events
Schedules
Obituaries
Congratulations
Classified Ads
 
Purisima to check on
local BIR performance

Department of Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima will be in Bacolod City tomorrow to check on the performance of the Bureau of Internal Revenue, Revenue Region 12-Bacolod, a source told the DAILY STAR yesterday.

The Bacolod City Police Office will also provide security on his arrival.

BIR official website reported that Purisima, with BIR Commissioner Kim Henares has been visiting various revenue region offices since February.

They had visited RR-16 Cagayan de Oro City, RR-5 Caloocan City, and RR-7 Quezon City.

In his visit to Cagayan de Oro City, Purisima appealed to revenuers to collect the correct amount of taxes to increase the tax effort ratio of the country by 16 percent of the gross domestic product.

He also asked the revenuers to focus on the monitoring of self employed taxpayers and collection of estate tax.

Recently, RR-12 Bacolod has launched its tax campaign with Deputy Commissioner Nelson Aspe of the BIR operations group and Assistant Commissioner Lucita Rodriguez of the BIR taxpayer assistance service. *LTG

back to top

Business
Button Gov't infusing P10 billion for capitalization of BSP
Button Purisima to check on local BIR performance
Button BACIWA officials launch brgy. waterline extension

Button Discount offered for Cityscape