Five percent tax delays payment of teachers honorarium

DAVAO CITY (MAY 21 )—The confusion brought about by the five percent tax exemption issue  caused delay in the payment of teachers honoraria,  the Commission on Elections (Comelec) here revealed. The Comelec was ready to release the teachers honoraria but the issue on the five percent withholding tax was raised, causing the delay. With this,  …

Davao region’s 2.8-million voters start to casts vote early

DAVAO CITY (May 14) — Candidates from different parts of the region started hauling voters as early as 6:00 in the morning,  bring them to the different polling precincts for the  2018 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections. Region  XI,  has  2.8 million registered voters, they  started to  flock in 3,822 established and 1,618 clustered precincts  …