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BIR Certificate of Registration Guide: What is Form 2303 and Why Do You Need It?

Whether you’re a freelancer or a business owner, obtaining a BIR registration certificate is a must for you. Also known as BIR Form 2303 and Certificate of Registration (COR), this type of document gives you the legal rights to operate your business in the Philippines. All professionals licensed by the Philippine… Read MoreBIR Certificate of Registration Guide: What is Form 2303 and Why Do You Need It?

Making Sense of Expanded Withholding Tax – Forms 2307, 0619E, 1601EQ, and the QAP

First off, congratulations! You are now collecting taxes on behalf of the BIR. Granted, you probably didn’t really have a choice but, fret not: compliance to this tax type is not as hard as you think. And with some tools (*cough*Taxumo*cough), it’s not much more effort! Now, before you proceed… Read MoreMaking Sense of Expanded Withholding Tax – Forms 2307, 0619E, 1601EQ, and the QAP

Withholding Tax Table 2018 for Freelancers / Professionals OR How much should my client withhold?

What is this “withheld” amount? Why did my client not pay the full amount? What is this 2307? Is this the “ITR”? When you get your check from your client and, specially, if this is the first you’re getting paid, you probably have these questions in mind. So let us help… Read MoreWithholding Tax Table 2018 for Freelancers / Professionals OR How much should my client withhold?