[Trending Now] 'Pay the Right Taxes' Says President Duterte to Wealthy Filipinos.
Despite the many concerns of the President with his anti-drug campaign, he was also able to address the issue of tax in a speech at the 8...
Despite the many concerns of the President with his anti-drug campaign, he was also able to address the issue of tax in a speech at the 8th Infantry Division at Camp Lukban Catbalogan, Samar, yesterday, August 08, 2016.
He made a warning saying that millionaires in the country should pay their respective taxes. Quoting from his statement saying:
He also addressed the online gambling. He announced: "How am I suppose to protect the young there? How do I collect the right taxes? You're cheating government. You're destroying the Filipino people.It will not happen during my watch for the six years kung maawa ang Diyos sa akin [at] paabutin ako. Huwag n'yo gawin iyan sa akin,"
It can be recalled that Duterte has accused one businessman named Roberto Ongpin of PhilWeb Corp as an oligarch. On the other hand, Ongpin resigned the day after he was accused.
Ending his speech, Duterte said :"It must be the interest first and last —wala na first and second —the first and only interest is government interest. Nothing else matters,"