The weekly roundup – Tax season

Tax season deadline is here. Will you make it?

Imagine life without taxes. Yes, we’d have more money in our pockets, but think about it. Where will we drive our cars? Who will keep peace and order? What about our healthcare?  No wonder the government is always looking forward to tax season, where revenues are usually at its peak. The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) stood firm with its April 15 deadline, hoping to hit revenues of P105-B. After its weekend roundup, the BIR was quite happy with the turnout.

So I guess the moral of the story is that we should file our taxes early, and avoid all the unnecessary hassle. We can savor all our hard earnings afterwards, like buying a new house for example. Now, lets take a look at some items from the past week: