SGV and CCCI hold Cebu tax forum

A total of 140 representatives from Cebu’s private sector participated in a half-day Tax Forum organized by SGV and the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI). Held last 14 March at the Cebu Grand Hotel, the event aimed to provide CCCI members with updates on the latest BIR issuances and rulings.

CCCI President Ma. Teresa Chan and SGV Chairman and Managing Partner Vic Noel welcomed the speakers and attendees. SGV Tax Services Head Mannie Alcantara led the discussion on the BIR’s Master Plan for 2013 to 2016 and its Priority Programs for 2014. Market Group 4 Leader Daks Balili proceeded with the discussion on tax updates. An open forum followed before SGV Deputy Chairman and Vice Managing Partner Itos Cruz closed the event with a short message.

The event was organized with the support of the SGV Core Team composed of Cebu Tax Partner Fame Delos Santos, Cheryl Ong, Iris Pepito and Tifaine Tan.