You might have seen some posts circulating online about people receiving notice letters from BIR. While this may seem far-fetched to your own scenario, it won’t hurt to be armed with the right information and actionable steps should you be on the receiving end of this letter. If you receive… Read MoreGot a Letter From BIR? Here Is What You Should Do
The digital marketplace is an ocean of opportunity for FIlipinos looking to express themselves and earn income online. It is ever-changing with the tides of technology and regulation. In this new environment, a new economy has definitely been created and with it comes regulations. A recent governmental update made its… Read MoreUnderstanding the 1% Withholding Tax on Online Sellers in the Philippines
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Are you ready for it? It’s beginning to look like the best season is about to come. Wait, we’re not talking about the upcoming holidays: we meant the filing of the last BIR Form 1701Q at the end of every year, which… Read MoreBIR Form 1701Q: What, How, When? Send Help!
In the digital age, the concept of a side hustle has gained immense popularity, and it’s not surprising why. Side hustles provide a supplementary source of income, help individuals pursue their passions, and offer a safety net in uncertain economic times. For Filipinos, who are known for their entrepreneurial spirit… Read MoreIs Content Creation Really The Best Side Hustle for Filipinos
Tax season can be a daunting period for professionals around the world, and Filipino doctors are no exception. With the ever-evolving tax regulations and the unique challenges they face in the Philippines, understanding how to navigate the tax terrain is crucial. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the specific… Read MoreWhat Filipino Doctors Must Know About Paying Taxes
Job hunting can be a challenging and sometimes frustrating journey, especially in today’s competitive job market. Whether you’re a fresh graduate or an experienced professional looking for a change, landing your dream job requires more than just submitting resumes and waiting for responses. To increase your chances of getting hired… Read More10 Helpful Tips To Help Filipino Jobhunters Get Hired Fast
Handing over the keys to your own property is one of the hallmarks of adulthood. In the Philippines, where the concept of homeownership is deeply ingrained in our culture, buying property is often seen as a significant milestone. However, it’s not a decision to be taken lightly. Before you take… Read MoreReady 2 Adult? Here Are Some Things You Should Consider When Buying Property
Seven years ago, a real-world problem persisted into our personal lives. You probably have heard the story: my life partner (and Taxumo co-founder) Ginger was having a problem managing taxes for her business. It was something that took so much of her time that it drained her energy away from… Read MoreTaxumo’s 7th Birthday Blog
Netflix has become more than just a streaming platform for entertainment; it’s increasingly offering thought-provoking and educational content. One such gem is “How to Get Rich,” a documentary by personal finance expert Ramit Sethi. While it may not be your typical Netflix binge-watch material, it’s an eye-opening and educational journey… Read MoreWhy You Should Watch Netflix’s “How to Get Rich” by Ramit Sethi
A Guide for Self-Employed, Professionals, and Freelancers You may wonder what’s next with paying your contributions to SSS and where they are distributed to. Let’s take a look into the allocation of SSS contributions and shed light on how your contributions support the various benefits and services provided by the… Read MoreI Now Have SSS, Where Does My Contribution Go To?