Tolentino Says BIR, PAGCOR Allegedly Failed To Get Taxes From “Online Sabong” Ops

Senator Francis Tolentino

BIR and PAGCOR allegedly failed to get taxes from “online sabong” operations, according to Senator Tolentino. On Monday, Senator Francis Tolentino chided the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) and the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) for allegedly failing to withhold the 20% tax from the winning profits of “online sabong” (online cockfighting) operations. During … Read more

Former PAGCOR Chairman Alicia Reyes Passes Away


Alicia Reyes, former chairman of PAGCOR, dies at 88 ALICIA REYES – The former chairman and chief executive officer of the Philippine Amusement Gaming Corp. (PAGCOR) passed away on February 26. She is 88 years old. Pagcor announced her passing on Monday, February 28. Reyes led Pagcor from 1986 to 2001, where she reached the … Read more