SGV Partners led by Chairman and Managing Partner Wilson P. Tan (WPT) were resource speakers, organizers, and participants in the Filipino-Chinese General Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (FCGCCI) tax briefing on 14 March 2023 at the Centennial Hall, Manila Hotel. More than 500 persons attended the tax briefing, which aimed to give updates on the latest developments in the Philippine tax landscape and their potential impact on businesses.
SGV Partners with FCGCCI members
Wilson and FCGCCI President Ramon Chuaying delivered the opening remarks. For the technical sessions, SGV Partners Maricris U. See (MUS), Michael A. Madlangbayan (MAM), Jonathan T. Bino (JTB), Cheryl Edeline C. Ong (CCO), and Arlyn A. Sarmiento-Sy (AAS) identified trends and gave updates and reminders on annual income tax filing and other reportorial requirements, other tax filings/updates on tax issuances, SEC issuances and circulars, Philippine incentives and trends in BIR audits, the Electronic Invoicing/Reporting System (EIS), and customs audits and importer accreditation, respectively. Tax Leader Fabian K. delos Santos (FKS) talked about pending legislation related to tax and its potential impact on businesses.
Vice Chairman and Deputy Managing Partner Maria Vivian C. Ruiz (VCR), Assurance Leader Martin C. Guantes (MCG), Market Group 3 Leader Henry M. Tan (HMT), Assurance Partner Albert R. Bon (ARB), Tax Partner Karen Kaye M. Sta. Maria-Constantino (KMC), and Alumni Partner Luis Jose P. Ferrer (LPF) also attended the tax briefing. Henry and Michael organized the event while FCGCCI Member Roger Lim and Luis helped them coordinate with the Chamber. Global Compliance and Reporting (GCR) Manager Jed Marten R. Agbuya moderated the open forum.