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“We All Need One Another.” Freelance Tattoo Artist & Illustrator Wiji Lacsamana Believes Closer Collaboration is the Future: #ATimeForHOPE Special Feature 

  • Evan Tan 

Tattoo artist, illustrator, and Taxumo community member Wiji Lacsamana envisions a brighter future after the Covid-19 pandemic, and muses on how we can pick ourselves up from this challenge, and take the opportunity to create a better world. She shares her story below:  I am Wiji Lacsamana, 35, based in… Read More“We All Need One Another.” Freelance Tattoo Artist & Illustrator Wiji Lacsamana Believes Closer Collaboration is the Future: #ATimeForHOPE Special Feature 

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

Why Freelancers and Solopreneurs Need to Pay Income Tax in the Philippines

  • Evan Tan 

There’s nothing more liberating than becoming a bonafide freelancer or business owner. But with great freedom comes big responsibilities, and one of them is settling your income tax in the Philippines. You might get the feeling that filing taxes may not apply to you anymore since you’re no longer working… Read MoreWhy Freelancers and Solopreneurs Need to Pay Income Tax in the Philippines

What You Should Know about TRAIN

  • Evan Tan 

On January 1, 2018, the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion or TRAIN was implemented in the Philippines. This tax reform program aims to improve the tax system and make it simpler, fairer, and more efficient. As a dutiful taxpayer, it’s important to be aware of TRAIN, especially of the new… Read MoreWhat You Should Know about TRAIN

A Comprehensive Guide to BIR Registration for Freelancers and Solopreneurs

TAXES – a word a lot of folks dread, and sometimes would rather set aside. Many people would agree on that; if only it is not that important. Kidding aside, all around social media, tax has been a hot topic.  As the registration process keeps on getting more confusing, freelancers and… Read MoreA Comprehensive Guide to BIR Registration for Freelancers and Solopreneurs