Davao Partners join AmCham Mindanao CREATE webinar

SGV Davao Partners led a virtual tax briefing on the Corporate Recovery and Tax Incentives for Enterprises (CREATE) bill for members of the American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (AmCham) Mindanao last 19 October. SGV Davao Partner-in-Charge and AmCham Mindanao Financial Services, Taxes and Tariffs Committee Chairman Jose Raoul J. Balisalisa (JJB) provided a brief overview of the bill.

Speakers and participants at the AmCham Mindanao tax briefing

Tax Partners Saha A. Bulagsak (SAB) and Thyrza F. Marbas (TFM) discussed the bill’s salient features, provisions, and proposed tax and fiscal incentives. They also provided valuable insights on strategies and action steps businesses and investors can consider in preparing for the proposed tax reforms and maximizing the opportunities presented.

The discussion was followed by an open forum moderated by JJB. SAB, TFM and SGV Market Group 4 Leader and General Counsel Carolina Racelis addressed participant questions.