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Value Added Tax on Sales to Government in Philippines

Government, any of its political subdivision, instrumentality  or agencies, including government-owned or controlled corporations (GOCCs) is also subject to value added tax in the Philippines, unless otherwise exempted. Sales to government of goods, properties, or services are subject to 12% value added tax.  However, there are some special rules that one must be aware of in

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Accounting for VAT in the Philippines

By: Garry S. Pagaspas Value Added Tax (VAT) is imposed upon any person who, in the ordinary course of trade or business, sells, barters, exchanges, leases goods or properties, renders services, and any person who imports goods. It is an indirect tax and the amount of VAT maybe shifted or passed on to the buyer,

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