PRESS RELEASES »

Congress to dig into NAIA management or mismanagement

Why was the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) dubbed as the worst airport in the world?... Read More

Ban on STL operations sought

Lawmakers have filed a bill prohibiting all Small Town Lottery (STL) operations nationwide. ... Read More

Establishment of Negosyo Centers pushed

A lawmaker is pushing for the passage of a measure that would strengthen the sector of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), which plays an important socio-economic role in the nation's machinery.... Read More

State of the Nation 2013 Presidential Address (SONA)


ONLINE ROSTER OF PHILIPPINE LEGISLATORS »

First Philippine LegislatureHouse Members from the 1st Philippine Legislature (1907) to the 15th Congress of the Republic of the Philippines.

The Online Roster of Philippine Legislators contains the names of House Members who served in the Philippine legislature from the 1st Philippine Legislature (1907) to the 15th Congress of the Republic of the Philippines. It features an alphabetical listing of House Members by name, by legislative district and by legislative period.




LEGISLATIVE INFORMATION SYSTEM »

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The LEGIS is a browser-based system that allows a user connected to the Internet to access, retrieve, print or save structured bills information and status as well as download full texts of bills, republic acts, House Journals, House publications and other published legislative materials and documents.

To guide visitors on using the system, a manual is available for downloading - LEGIS Manual.



CONGRESS ONLINE POLL

Several House bills seek to lower individual and corporate income tax rates, considering that Philippine tax rates are comparatively high in Asia. The House Committee on Ways and Means is deliberating on proposals to lower income tax from the current 32 percent to as low as 15 to 25 percent. The proponents argue that, although this will initially lower tax collections, it will make intensify tax compliance, disposable income and consumer spending. Lower income tax means inclusive growth, they pointed out.

Do you agree that lower income taxes should be legislated?

Yes

No

Undecided

Total votes: 133 View results