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Operation Zero: the call for economic liberation

(First of two parts) What is the value of P1,500? Of P3,000? For “Raf” of Sta. Cruz, Marinduque, it was the means by which his...

What makes digital tax administration a success?

Among the less talked about provisions of Republic Act No. 10963 or the TRAIN Law are perhaps the amendments to Section 237 of the...

Surviving in the logistics business — a constant challenge

Given the rapid changes in technology today, doing business the traditional way is not an option for companies seeking to survive, particularly those in...

Which way to grow?

In the World Bank’s January 2018 Global Economic Prospects report, the Philippines was expected to post a steady 6.7% growth this year and in...

Unlocking more possibilities for women in ASEAN

The Philippines is thought to be a bit ahead in gender parity in the region. According to the Global Gender Gap Index, the Philippines...

What ASEAN SMEs need to transform

For almost all countries in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are the primary engines for economic growth...

Shaping tomorrow’s professionals

Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum (WEF), said: “we stand on the brink of a technological revolution that will...

Nurturing mothers in the workplace

Statistically speaking, women make up more than half of the world’s population and arguably, may have the best ideas in the workplace. If not,...

Digitalization of government

(Second of two parts) In last week’s article, we introduced “digital” as the hot buzzword for businesses in the private sector, but not as much...

Digitalization of government

(First of two parts) In almost every industry, “digital” has become the latest buzzword. The scope of digital possibilities is being explored across every business...

‘Mindful investing’ and strategic asset allocation

Be mindful of where you are headed. This is the Desiderata of the current investing climate, and investors may wish to be reminded of...

BPM: Innovating and transforming business

Organizations continually aim to increase profits by reducing costs and increasing efficiency. This has been the mantra since the first wave of process improvement...

Are employee pension plan payouts taxable?

For most employees, pension plans are their post-retirement safety nets, helping ensure that they have enough resources to live comfortably in their golden years....

Implementing PFRS 15: Challenges of an accounting change

ON AUG. 15, 2017, the Securities and Exchange Commission approved the adoption of Philippine Financial Reporting Standards (PFRS) 15, Revenue from contracts with customers,...

Organizations with happy, passionate and tireless people

Many of us dream of becoming a hero when we grow up. We want to make a difference. As we grow older, we realize...

Does Build, Build, Build translate to Win, Win, Win for the...

With the steadily warming relations between the Philippines and China, and among the various members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), as...

Effective reporting of expected credit loss estimates under IFRS 9

INTERNATIONAL Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) 9, the replacement standard for International Accounting Standards (IAS) 39, Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement, is slated for mandatory...

Disruption and corporate training

In a professional services organization like SGV, we recognize that developing talent in all its forms is integral to our underlying objective of building...

Reinventing internal audit in the age of disruption

CHANGE IS COMING faster than ever. As technology and the world economy changes at an accelerated pace, so too does the level of emerging...

Are productivity incentive schemes benefits considered De minimis or other benefits?

As we approach the end of the calendar year, employees’ excitement builds as bonuses and incentives such as collective bargaining agreement (CBA) and productivity...

Agriculture 3.0: Farms go digital

In the course of an ocular inspection for a client, an alternative to a physical visit was proposed — to view video footage of...

Transfer Pricing Challenges in Cloud Computing

Gone are the days when brick-and-mortar businesses dominated the market. Recent trends show that many businesses are now shifting to online platforms. These may...

IFRS 17: In search of better answers

(Second of two parts) In the first part of this article, we took a deeper look at the newly released International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)...

IFRS 17: In search of better answers

(First of two parts) According to Kurt Lewin’s Change Management Model: Understanding the Three Stages of Change, the change process includes three steps: unfreezing, change,...

HB 5636: Philippine tax administration is going digital

(Second of a series) Note: House Bill No. 5636 discussed in this article refers to the version approved on 3rd and final reading by the...

E-invoicing and real-time sales reporting under HB 5636

(First of a Series) Note: House Bill No. 5636 discussed in this article refers to the version approved on 3rd and final reading by the...

Data analytics: What’s the buzz all about?

The use of data analytics to guide business decision-making is nothing new. Organizations have been adopting it to measure sales and improve customer satisfaction,...

Advance rulings from the Bureau of Customs and the Tariff Commission

(Second of two parts) In last week’s column, we discussed the Advance Ruling system which was introduced under the provisions of Republic Act No. 10863,...

Advance rulings from the Bureau of Customs and the Tariff Commission

(First of two parts) It can be a nightmare for any importer to have imported goods held at customs for questioning on its classification, valuation...

Unleashing the power of predictive data analytics

We live in an information-driven world and in a global economy that is increasingly propelled by complex and technology-based transactions. Based on the Analytics...

Can it be business as usual for the hospitality sector?

Technology, demographics and globalization are among the various factors that have been significantly changing the landscape of business across industries. The hospitality sector is...

Giving mothers a break

After almost 20 years, the government has finally recognized the need to enhance the current maternity leave benefits for women. In March, the Senate approved...

Understanding VAT refunds

(Third of three parts) In the second part of this series, we discussed some pointers that companies may wish to consider before filing an application...