Sin Tax Wars: The Fight Continues. Civil society on senate sin tax result November 21, 2012. Period of Amendments: Attempts to Water Down the Bill. Sen. Bongbong Marcos
Civil society on senate sin tax result
November 21, 2012
Screenshot of Senate footage of Nov. 14 interpellation c/o bawasbisyobill.com
Removal of the price class freeze.
A unitary tax rate of P26 for cigarettes by 2017.
Annual tax increases of no less than 4%.
Higher tax rates for alcohol.
Earmarking of funds for health care and alternative livelihood for tobacco farmers and workers.