Checklist for April 15

We summarized below the general documents required by the SEC and BIR from a stock corporation in relation to the submission of annual audited financial statements (FS) and corporate income tax returns (ITR): Cover sheet; Company title page; Statement of Management Report on FS; Statement of Management Report on ITR; Certificate of Compilation Services of … Continue reading Checklist for April 15

BIR accreditation requirements

Since we are currently registering our Firm in the regulatory agencies, one of the first things we need to secure is our BIR accreditation. For guidance, following are the full texts of the BIR regulations pertaining to BIR accreditation requirements for individual, GPPs, and incorporated entities: BIR Revenue Regulation No. 11-2006 BIR Revenue Regulation No. … Continue reading BIR accreditation requirements

SEC Reportorial Requirements

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued a manual that specifies the (a) reports that should be submitted to the agency; (b) the filing period; (c) FS that are required to be audited or certified; (d) the format of these documents; and (e) other references. A. Reports for all SEC-Registered Corporations with Primary License General … Continue reading SEC Reportorial Requirements

Easy way to find FS

Philippine financial statements are available online through the following steps: Go to PSE Edge Portal. Type the Company Name. Go to the lower section of the page to find the company you are searching for. Click the company name. From there, you may navigate through the Stock Data, Company Information, Directors and Management, Financial Reports, … Continue reading Easy way to find FS

January 2018 Tax Reminders

It's that time of the year again when the wind blows of busy accounting season is starting to form into drizzle and eventually turn into storms before April 15 comes. Perhaps every accountant or auditor knows the #busyseasonfeels. As the season is finally approaching, let us not forget these reminders after closing the books and … Continue reading January 2018 Tax Reminders

TRAIN (Simplified version)

The TRAIN or The Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (RA 10963) has been effective in the Philippines since January 1, 2018. Its primary objective is to shift the levied taxes from the lower-income generating public into the high-income earners of the country. Much have been said about the new tax rules and summaries of … Continue reading TRAIN (Simplified version)