Tax bureau launches weekly `Premyo sa Resibo’ raffle

Quoted: “…help boost the tax collection drive of BIR in plugging billions of pesos in tax leaks due to non-issuance of receipts and misdeclaration of sales.” — Mustapha Gandarosa, Regional Director, BIR-Northern Mindanao To motivate consumers to always ask for a receipt whenever they purchase goods or services, the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has launched the Premyo Sa Resibo (PSR) Raffle Project on a weekly basis. Mustapha Gandarosa, Regional Director of BIR-Northern Mindanao, said the PSR is expected to help boost the tax collection drive of BIR in plugging billions of pesos in tax leaks due to non-issuance of receipts and misdeclaration of sales. He said all you need to join the raffle is a cellphone with load and a receipt with a minimum amount of P100. Just type the Tax Identification Number (TIN) of the establishment, receipt number and amount in the receipt and then using your cell phone, type in the text message in the following format: PSRTINReceipt Number Receipt Amount. Ex: PSR 005215077076*84293*130, then send it to 9777 for single entries for Smart/Globe/Sun Cellular subscribers and to 9778 for multiple entries for Smart/Globe subscribers.

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