Tax-exempt bonuses & OT pay pushed for Labor Day

28 April 2013, Comment are Off
Sen. Ralph G. Recto yesterday reiterated his proposal to tax -exempt Christmas and 13th month bonuses and overtime pay of private and government workers that would effectively bring down income taxes and make it as part of government’s Labor Day surprise for May 1. “I really...

PH humanitarian mission to help China quake victims sought

23 April 2013, Comment are Off
Sen. Ralph G. Recto today said government should quickly send a humanitarian mission to help victims of the devastating earthquake that rocked a Southwestern Chinese province last weekend. “As a neighbor with deep historical and economic ties, the country should send its own...

Crucial push for 2 bills adding relief to income earners & ushering era of clean & green vehicles

24 January 2013, Comment are Off
Relief for taxpayers and relief from dirty air. This was the gist of the twin legislative initiatives launched this week by Sen. Ralph G. Recto, hoping that the two proposed measures would get enough numbers to pass before election break sets in. Recto’s Senate Bill (SB) 2856 or...