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Sin Tax Bill: health vs. economy | Philippines | E-Business Press

Sin Tax Bill: health vs. economy | Philippines | E-Business Press | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
The acting chair of Senate Ways and Means committee had filed a substitute for the sin tax measure reported by the past chair Senator Ralph Recto. His new proposal seeks to implement a unitary tax rate for cigarette packs ...
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Sin tax revenue earmarking set Monday - Inquirer.net

Sin tax revenue earmarking set MondayInquirer.netMANILA, Philippines—Only the earmarking of the revenues from the sin tax bill is left to be discussed in the bicameral conference after its members concluded deliberations on tax rates Thursday night.
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Pro-sin tax pols warned of backlash - Manila Standard Today

Pro-sin tax pols warned of backlash - Manila Standard Today | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
Pro-sin tax pols warned of backlashManila Standard TodaySenate President Juan Ponce Enrile on Sunday warned that there would be a backlash in the northern provinces during the 2013 elections against politicians who supported putting a heavier...
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House, Senate OK sin tax bill - Inquirer.net

Inquirer.netHouse, Senate OK sin tax billInquirer.netThe two chambers of Congress will ratify the reconciled version of the sin tax bill today after yesterday's face-off between senators and representatives that centered on whether they would make...
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Scouts on sin tax bill hearing | Bicol Mail

Scouts on sin tax bill hearing | Bicol Mail | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
He said that they value the benefits of non-smoking and they hope their elders will stop the bad habit because of its ill-effects. Scout de Castro was among the 52 scouts ...
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Sin Taxes | (o) - bayan ko

Sin Taxes. "I advocate Sin Tax. The higher the tax, the better. Can we tax chewing gums as well?" I posted a couple of links at the bottom of this blog for background references on this topic. The Situation: We elected officials ...
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Connor Sheedy: Debate Ceiling

The first way is to tax. Oh know taxes! Yes higher taxes would in reality raise revenue for government and in the process contribute to lowering our debt. This would entail a higher income tax on those super wealthy.
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Sin tax bill: Flagging some constitutional issues

Sin tax bill: Flagging some constitutional issues | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
The proposed legislation seeking to impose higher excise taxes on liquor and tobacco products, more popularly known as the sin tax bill, is one of the most controversial pieces of legislation that ever crossed the halls of Congress.
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Senators fail to pass sin tax reform bill

Senators fail to pass sin tax reform bill | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
MANILA (Updated) -- Senators will need another day to wrap up deliberations of the controversial sin tax reform bill aimed at raking in P40 billion in fresh revenues to fund the healthcare program of ...
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Viewpoint: Marijuana, Market Forces and Why Colorado's New Pot Law Could Actually Be a Black Market Boon

Viewpoint: Marijuana, Market Forces and Why Colorado's New Pot Law Could Actually Be a Black Market Boon | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
If only Colorado-grown marijuana is deemed legal, and the new statute limits residents to six plants for personal use, could there be a critical gap in the supply chain? Demand that the black market will rush to satisfy?
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Sin tax bicam panel approves new revenue goal, down from P40B to ...

The bicameral conference committee on Thursday virtually approved a new revenue goal from the higher excise taxes on so-called sin products of P35 billion, lower than the P40 billion projected by the administration.
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Sin tax bicam OKs P34-B target revenue for 2013

Sin tax bicam OKs P34-B target revenue for 2013 | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
The bicameral conference committee on the sin tax reform bill agree to place target revenues for 2013 at P35-B, Camarines Sur Rep Luis Villafuerte says.
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The Sins Of The Sin Tax | RedState

The Sins Of The Sin Tax | RedState | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
(HT: Acton Institute) This is absolutely what has not happened in New York since Mein Obama and Gropenfurher Bloomberg have decided they would levy exorbitant sin taxes on tobacco products in New York City.
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Why Additional Sin Taxes Can Mean Better Money Decisions for ...

Why Additional Sin Taxes Can Mean Better Money Decisions for ... | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
These have little to no effect as long as people can easily afford to buy them. ... Pros Greater than Cons. All in all, I believe the benefits outweigh the cost of implementing increases on sin taxes.
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Sin Tax Bill: health vs. economy | Philippines | E-Business Press

Sin Tax Bill: health vs. economy | Philippines | E-Business Press | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
The acting chair of Senate Ways and Means committee had filed a substitute for the sin tax measure reported by the past chair Senator Ralph Recto. His new proposal seeks to implement a unitary tax rate for cigarette packs ...
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Poignant Photos Showing the Before & After Effects of Drug Use ...

Poignant Photos Showing the Before & After Effects of Drug Use ... | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
Remember being in school and being taught that drugs will screw up your life and make you look horrific? We do.
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Senate sidesteps sin tax for RH bill - Manila Standard Today

Senate sidesteps sin tax for RH bill - Manila Standard Today | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
Senate sidesteps sin tax for RH bill - Manila Standard Today: Manila Standard TodaySenate sidesteps sin tax for ...
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Malaya Business News Online - Philippine Business News | Online News Philippines - Last-ditch battle on sin tax

Malaya Business News Online - Philippine Business News | Online News Philippines - Last-ditch battle on sin tax | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
Foes seek equitable burden (Last-ditch battle on sin tax - Malaya: Last-ditch battle on sin taxMalayaDAVAO City Rep.
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Senate agrees 'in principle' on P40-B sin tax revenues

Senate agrees 'in principle' on P40-B sin tax revenues | Sin taxes | Scoop.it
Senators agree in principle to raise P40 billion in revenues from tobacco, alcoholic products (RT @rapplerdotcom: Senate agrees 'in principle' on P40-B sin tax revenues http://t.co/mx8MTnS9 #SinTax...)...
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