Senator Imee Marcos introduced on Friday that their household has not but obtained the alleged letter from the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) to gather multi-billion-peso property tax from her late father, former President Ferdinand Marcos.
According to the senator, her mom, Imelda, and her attorneys haven’t but obtained the alleged demand letter from the BIR concerning unpaid taxes.
Based on court docket data, it price P23 billion in 1999 however is estimated to have swelled to P203 billion as a result of curiosity and fines not being paid after a few years.
“Ang problema kasi, ‘yung nanay ko, wala pa raw natatanggap. Tinanong ko sa kaniya, e ‘yung mga abogado niya, wala pang natatanggap. So nakikipag-uganayan sila sa BIR na makakuha ng kopya at makipag-meeting,” said Imee in a radio interview.
“Matagal na naming hinihingi rin ito e, kasi pati kami nalilito e,” she added.
According to Imee, her mother and her lawyers, as well as her brother, presidential candidate Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr., are looking for the BIR’s demand letter, which they solely came upon about within the media.
“Kasi nakita lang namin sa media. Wala kasing kopya na buo ang nanay ko at hinihingi nga ang buong dokumento para upuan na once and for all, kasi nakakailang beses na rin kami na nakikisuyo sa kanila na upuan na natin at sumahin na ng total,” added Imee.
Marcos household but to obtain BIR’s demand letter – Imee
Earlier, the BIR stated of their letter to Aksyon Demokratiko that that they had despatched a written demand to the Marcoses.
The Department of Finance lately introduced that the BIR continues to cost the Marcos household for his or her property tax debt.
Based on the entry of judgment from the Supreme Court, it’s acknowledged that the choice on the property tax subject in 1999 is closing and ought to be carried out.
Imee, then again, questioned the timing of the discharge of the property tax subject, which is allegedly a part of soiled politics.
“Ang akin lang, ang dami-dami nang taon, bakit bigla ngayon lumabas. Talagang parang paninira naman yata ito ng bulok na pulitika. Inuungkat ito,” stated Imee.
“At tsaka sa totoo lang ‘wa epek’ na e dahil masyadong sawang-sawa na yung tao sa paulit-ulit na paninira sa amin. Parang hindi naman tumatalab na. Ang akin, ‘yung kaso tuloy-tuloy ‘yan kahit sino pa man ang manalo. ‘Yung mga kaso tuloy-tuloy sa korte, walang problema ‘yan. Hindi naman ‘yan haharangin ng pamilya naming kailanman,” she added.