11 months Gatchalian seeks probe into uncollected taxes from POGO workers. MB
By Hannah Torregoza  Senator Sherwin Gatchalian has filed a resolution, urging the Senate to investigate the reported uncollected taxes from registered and unregistered foreign workers, particularly those in the Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGO) industry. Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian(Senate of the Philippines / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) In filing Senate Resolution No. 89, Gatchalian noted that the significant influx of Chinese POGO workers and the approximately 130,000 individuals that are not paying taxes to the Philippine government raise concerns on the implementation of the country’s tax, immigration and labor laws. “There is a need to review our capability and enhance our ... more