MIRA delegates visit the tax authority of Philippines

The Commissioner General of Taxation and a team of envoys from the MIRA visited the tax authority of Philippines, Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), to study the tax system in the Philippines and how the BIR is implementing the tax system. Delegates from MIRA received valuable information on Regional Office Administration, Taxpayer Assistance Services, Enforcement Policies of BIR, Appeal process of Civil tax cases and Training and Development of employees. This information will be helpful in developing the tax system of the Maldives, and the MIRA. Additionally, the delegates also visited Court of Tax Appeals and met the Judges there, and discussed the framework of Tax Laws in the Philippines.

This was an official visit to Philippines from 9 to 13 September, funded by the Asia Development Bank (ADB).

16 Sep 13