Quotable

Quotable – Match 19, 2018

“For our country to grow [we must] help the base of the pyramid.” — Ma. Alegria S. Limjoco, president of the Philippines Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Limjoco was speaking at a breakfast forum hosted by the Consulate General...

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“This tax law was passed very quickly — there wasn’t a whole lot of research. Usually with things like that there’s going to be a lot of unintended consequences, and the effects of that will start to come out as time goes by. I...

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“If you include the self-payers, they’re basically getting 38¢ on the dollar. … Even if this bill passes tomorrow, there will not be immediate cash flow coming into the government.”   — Frank J. Campillo, health plan...

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Quotable – January 22, 2018

“I, for one, think the worst tax in the world is a gross receipts tax. It’s hidden, people aren’t even aware they’re paying it. It’s abused — a store can shuffle sales away from a gross receipts tax into the wholesale side of...

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