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  • All About Payroll and Withholding Taxes

    All About Payroll and Withholding Taxes

    1,699.00 + VAT

    Featured Speaker: Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA
    Tax Partner – SGV and Co.

    March 29, 2022
    1:30pm – 4:30pm
    *******************************************************************
    Regular Rate           Php 1,699.00 + VAT starting March 23, 2022
    Early Bird Rate        Php 1,399.00 + VAT until March 22, 2022
    Group Rate             Php 1,299.00 + VAT per pax for 5 – 14 pax
    Super Group Rate   Php 1,099.00 + VAT per pax for 15 or more pax

    Inclusive of the Webinar Session, the presentation materials and the Digital Certificate ******************************************************************* 

    All About Payroll and Withholding Taxes

     

    Introduction

    Be up to speed about payroll accounting and withholding taxes. Uncover what you need to know about the Alphalist and the consequences of non-conformity with the B.IR. format. Likewise, find out more about the withholding tax on compensation, the substituted filing of income tax return creditable / expanded withholding tax, and other important issues in payroll and withholding taxes.

     

    Course Content

    I. The Withholding Tax System in the Philippines

    II. Withholding Agents

    III. Payroll Accounting

    IV. Withholding Tax on Compensation

    V. Substituted Filing of Income Tax Return Creditable / Expanded Withholding Tax

    VII. Final Withholding Tax

    VIII. Filing and Payment of Withholding Taxes

    IX. Definition of SAWT and MAP

    X. Modes of Submission of Alphalist of Employees and Payees

    XI. Consequences When Alphalist Does Not Conform with BIR Format

    XII. Applicable Penalties for Non-Compliance


    Featured Speaker – Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA

    • Mr. Aaron Escartin, or “Ace” to hs friends, is a Certified Public Accountant
    • He was the 6th placer in the May 1996 CPA Licensure Examination
    • He is a partner in SGV’s Tax Services Practice, focusing on Global Compliance and Reporting (GCR)
    • A country leader in Accounting Compliance & Reporting (ACR) and Payroll Operate Services (POS)
    • Recognized as one of the 10 Ernst & Young Chairman Values Champions in the Far East Area in 2007 and received SGV Special Award in 2006 & 2007
    • More than 20 yrs (12 yrs as Partner) of Public Accounting experience in the Philippines
    • Handles tax due diligence review, tax planning, tax compliance review, business tax compliance, among others.
    • Clients include telecommunications (both wireless & fixed line), broadcasting, consumer products, automotive, business process outsourcing, semiconductors, manufacturing, water & electric utility, trading, hotels, real estate, oil & gas, & various service companies
    • Currently taking Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) at Aston Business School, Aston University, United Kingdom
    • Took up MSc in International Accounting and Finance – Strategic Finance in Practice – with Meritt, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom, July 2020
    • MBA, Silver Medalist, De La Salle University Manila – June, 2001
    • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, Cum Laude, Univ of the Philippines Visayas, Iloilo City, November 1995
    • Former President of Phil Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA)

     

    In-House Training

    We can conduct in-house training for the above program, All About Payroll and Withholding Taxes, for your company to make it more customized to your requirements. Likewise, we can run other programs on Taxation.

    In the same vein, with our battery of seasoned Filipino trainers or speakers, training consultants and facilitators, we can conduct other employee development programs for your people configured to your preferences:

    HUMAN RESOURCE or HR

    • Basic and Advanced HR
    • Recruitment or Talent Selection
    • Onboarding
    • Training or Learning and Development
    • Job Evaluation
    • Employee Compensation and Benefits

    LABOR LAW

    • Labor Law 101
    • Flexible Work Arrangements
    • Company Policy
    • Employee Discipline
    • Administrative Hearing
    • Job Contracting

    TAXATION

    • Basic Taxation
    • All About VAT
    • Withholding Taxes
    • Tax Assessment
    • Percentage Tax
    • Legal Strategies to Reduce Tax
    • Handling B.I.R. Audit
    • Employee Benefits Tax

    ACCOUNTING

    • Basic Accounting and Bookkeeping
    • Understanding Financial Statements
    • Strengthening Your Accounting Systems
    • Internal Control
    • Accounting for Non-Accountants
    • Finance for Non-Financial Professionals

    SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

    • Introduction to Materials Management
    • Warehouse Management
    • Inventory Planning and Control
    • Modern Procurement
    • Supply Management

    LEADERSHIP, MANAGEMENT OR SUPERVISION

    • Basic Leadership and Management Excellence
    • Supervisory Leadership Development
    • Developing Your Managerial Leadership
    • How to Bring Out the Best in People

    SALES

    • Awaken the Sales Champion in You
    • Professional Selling
    • ExSELLence
    • How to Handle Objections
    • 39 Ways to Close More Sales

    OTHER PROGRAMS

    • Customer Service
    • Telephone and Email Etiquette
    • Top Techniques to improve Collection
    • Work Attitude and Values Enhancement

     

    IMPORTANT REMINDERS

    POWERMAX WEBINARS.  As a leading online corporate training provider in Manila, Philippines, Powermax currently offers live webinars which are designed to give you an incisive insight into a plethora of interesting and relevant topics using Zoom technology. It aims to uncork the latest updates, best practices, useful strategies, and tactics, and/or practical tips and techniques not just to widen your horizon but also to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills. Hopefully, this will also encourage you to register for the other webinars of Powermax. Just visit our site –www.powermax.ph to see our other webinars.

    LIMITED SLOTS. Limited slots are available. To avoid last-minute delays and inconveniences, we advise you to please register at the latest two days or one day before the webinar event.

    REGISTRATION. You must register or be registered by someone else to be able to join our webinars.  Webinar access links are strictly sent through email therefore make sure you indicate the right email addresses for the participants. Please indicate how many participants you wish to include before hitting the REGISTER NOW button.

    CHECK OUT. When you go to the Checkout Page, double-check the number of participants you have to register, if you change your mind or wish to make last-minute adjustments, do not forget to update your cart by clicking the UPDATE CART button.  Once everything is final, you may now click the PROCEED TO CHECK OUT button.

    BILLING DETAILS AND THE NAMES OF THE PARTICIPANTS. On the upper portion, you have to enter your details (esp. your email address) as the one paying for the registration. Underneath, you have to enter the details (esp. the email addresses) of the participants you wish to join the webinar.

    PAYMENT

    POWERMAX provides three (3) payment options:
    (1) Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer
    (2) G-Cash
    (3) PayPal/Credit or Debit Card Through PayPal 

    Bank Deposit or Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash
    If you choose Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer or G-Cash, you have to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph.

    IMPORTANT:  Proof of payment must be sent to info@powermax.ph.  Failure to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph means the participants will not receive the webinar links even if the proof of payment is sent to other contact details of Powermax or its representatives (e.g., Facebook, Messenger, Viber, other email addresses, etc.).

    Payment Through PayPal
    If you choose to pay for your registration using PayPal you may do so.  Please take note that PayPal also accepts Debit Cards and Credit Cards bearing the VISA and Mastercard logo. Unlike the Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer, the PayPal process automatically updates our system to issue the participants their access to our webinars.

    WEBINAR ACCESS LINKS.  Once payment is made and verified, we can activate the spot on the webinar then we can send the webinar access links to the email addresses of the participants – this only goes with Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash.  However, for payments made using PayPal, the activation process is automatic. Note that your webinar access link cannot be shared with anyone else.  If you cannot attend on the date and time of the webinar kindly advise us at the latest one day ahead.

     

    POWER WEBINARS. Powermax live webinars are designed to give you an incisive insight into a plethora of interesting and relevant topics using Zoom technology. It aims to uncork the latest updates, best practices, useful strategies, and tactics, and/or practical tips and techniques not just to widen your horizon but also to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills. Hopefully, this will also encourage you to register for the other webinars of Powermax. Just visit our site – www.powermax.ph to see our other webinars.

    A PLEASANT WEBINAR EXPERIENCE

    To ensure a pleasant webinar experience, we recommend to registrants to:

    1. Download and install the Zoom application beforehand
    2. Ensure that there is a proper internet WIFI connection
    3. Use a working webinar streaming device.

     

    TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    1. Definition of Terms
      • REGISTRANT – The person who has registered himself or other people for a webinar of Powermax
      • ENROLLEE(S) – The person(s) registered by the REGISTRANT
      • PAID REGISTRANT – The registrant who has paid in full for the registration of the ENROLLEE(S)
      • ATTENDEE(S) – The enrollee(s) who has / have actually attended the webinar
    2. The Official Receipts will be made available for pick up at the office of

    Powermax Consulting Group. If you need a soft copy, we can take a picture of it and send you a copy online. However, if you want the physical copy delivered to your office, you can arrange with and pay for a local courier service like Lalamove or Grab Express.

    1. Sharing of the presentation materials depends on the webinar speaker.

    (a) Some speakers willingly share their materials while others don’t.
    (b) For the speakers who are willing to share their presentation materials

    • Some prefer that the materials be sent in advance while others prefer that they be sent after the webinar
    • Some prefer that the handouts to be given to the attendees are different from the PowerPoint files that they use and will not share the PPT files

    Powermax cannot guarantee that the presentation materials of each webinar will be shared, or shared in advance, or will be the same as the PPT file of the speaker.

    1. By joining the webinar of Powermax, you consent to interviews, photography, audio recording, video recording and its / their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, web casts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, inclusion on web sites, or for any other purpose(s) that Powermax, its vendors, partners, affiliates and/or representatives deems fit to use. You release Powermax, its officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication of interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or or sound recordings.Any form of video, image or audio recording during the webinar is not allowed unless with the express permission of the speaker and the management of Powermax Consulting Group.
    2. By entering the event premises (conference venue or Zoom meeting platform), you waive all rights to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any exhibition, streaming, webcasting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such exhibiting, broadcasting, webcasting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken.
    3. Any form of video, image or audio recording during the webinar is not allowed unless with the express permission of the speaker and the management of Powermax Consulting Group.
    4. Your registration fee entitles your enrollee(s) to a slot in a webinar you have paid for but no record of the video of the webinar will be shared.
    5. If an enrollee fails to join the webinar because Powermax fails to give the webinar link, the payment of his / her REGISTRANT will be refunded in full or if the REGISTRANT prefers, the payment will be rolled over to other webinars of his / her choice.
    6. If an enrollee advises Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar that he / she cannot attend it, the payment for that slot will be rolled over to another webinar. But if he / she avails of the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials), the payment cannot be rolled over to another webinar.
    7. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar and also fails to advise Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar, the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials) will be given to him / her but there will be no option for rollover.
    8. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar because of a technical glitch on his / her device but other enrollees manage to join the said webinar, there will be no liability on the part of Powermax unless it can be established that there is a clear fault by a representative of Powermax.
    9. Certificates will be given to the ATTENDEES only.
    10. Questions or clarifications about the subject matter of a webinar can only be entertained by the speakers during the holding of the webinar. After the webinar, the speaker cannot be obliged to answer them though email, Facebook chat or some other means.
    11. Unless asked by the speaker or the host to talk, the attendees should not unmute their microphone to avoid distracting the session. Anyone who persists in unmuting his / her audio, despite the reminder or warning, will be removed from the webinar session.
    12. During the webinar, the ATTENDEES are not allowed to advertise any business competitive with the business of Powermax (seminars / webinars / events) or its sister company AGFI or Advertising and Gaming Fabrication, Inc. (signages, kiosks, podiums, gaming modules like tambiolo, roleta, pachinko; sticker and tarpaulin printing; and laser cutting)
    13. We want everyone to enjoy the webinar. However, we reserve the right to remove participants who are unruly or disruptive (e.g., keeps making noise, spamming the chat, etc.) and no refund will be made.

     

    Thank you and enjoy!

    Keep safe and God Bless!

  • Sale! All About Payroll and Withholding Taxes

    All About Payroll and Withholding Taxes

    1,399.00 + VAT

    Featured Speaker: Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA
    Tax Partner – SGV and Co.

    August 26, 2022
    2:00pm – 5:00pm
    *******************************************************************
    Regular Rate           Php 1,699.00 + VAT starting August 20, 2022
    Early Bird Rate        Php 1,399.00 + VAT until August 19, 2022
    Group Rate             Php 1,299.00 + VAT per pax for 5 – 14 pax
    Super Group Rate   Php 1,099.00 + VAT per pax for 15 or more pax

    Inclusive of the Webinar Session, the presentation materials and the Digital Certificate ******************************************************************* 

    All About Payroll and Withholding Taxes

     

    Introduction

    Be up to speed about payroll accounting and withholding taxes. Uncover what you need to know about the Alphalist and the consequences of non-conformity with the B.IR. format. Likewise, find out more about the withholding tax on compensation, the substituted filing of income tax return creditable / expanded withholding tax, and other important issues in payroll and withholding taxes.

     

    Course Content

    I. The Withholding Tax System in the Philippines

    II. Withholding Agents

    III. Payroll Accounting

    IV. Withholding Tax on Compensation

    V. Substituted Filing of Income Tax Return Creditable / Expanded Withholding Tax

    VII. Final Withholding Tax

    VIII. Filing and Payment of Withholding Taxes

    IX. Definition of SAWT and MAP

    X. Modes of Submission of Alphalist of Employees and Payees

    XI. Consequences When Alphalist Does Not Conform with BIR Format

    XII. Applicable Penalties for Non-Compliance


    Featured Speaker – Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA

    • Mr. Aaron Escartin, or “Ace” to hs friends, is a Certified Public Accountant
    • He was the 6th placer in the May 1996 CPA Licensure Examination
    • He is a partner in SGV’s Tax Services Practice, focusing on Global Compliance and Reporting (GCR)
    • A country leader in Accounting Compliance & Reporting (ACR) and Payroll Operate Services (POS)
    • Recognized as one of the 10 Ernst & Young Chairman Values Champions in the Far East Area in 2007 and received SGV Special Award in 2006 & 2007
    • More than 20 yrs (12 yrs as Partner) of Public Accounting experience in the Philippines
    • Handles tax due diligence review, tax planning, tax compliance review, business tax compliance, among others.
    • Clients include telecommunications (both wireless & fixed line), broadcasting, consumer products, automotive, business process outsourcing, semiconductors, manufacturing, water & electric utility, trading, hotels, real estate, oil & gas, & various service companies
    • Currently taking Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) at Aston Business School, Aston University, United Kingdom
    • Took up MSc in International Accounting and Finance – Strategic Finance in Practice – with Meritt, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom, July 2020
    • MBA, Silver Medalist, De La Salle University Manila – June, 2001
    • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, Cum Laude, Univ of the Philippines Visayas, Iloilo City, November 1995
    • Former President of Phil Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA)

     

    In-House Training

    We can conduct in-house training for the above program, All About Payroll and Withholding Taxes, for your company to make it more customized to your requirements. Likewise, we can run other programs on Taxation.

    In the same vein, with our battery of seasoned Filipino trainers or speakers, training consultants and facilitators, we can conduct other employee development programs for your people configured to your preferences:

    HUMAN RESOURCE or HR

    • Basic and Advanced HR
    • Recruitment or Talent Selection
    • Onboarding
    • Training or Learning and Development
    • Job Evaluation
    • Employee Compensation and Benefits

    LABOR LAW

    • Labor Law 101
    • Flexible Work Arrangements
    • Company Policy
    • Employee Discipline
    • Administrative Hearing
    • Job Contracting

    TAXATION

    • Basic Taxation
    • All About VAT
    • Withholding Taxes
    • Tax Assessment
    • Percentage Tax
    • Legal Strategies to Reduce Tax
    • Handling B.I.R. Audit
    • Employee Benefits Tax

    ACCOUNTING

    • Basic Accounting and Bookkeeping
    • Understanding Financial Statements
    • Strengthening Your Accounting Systems
    • Internal Control
    • Accounting for Non-Accountants
    • Finance for Non-Financial Professionals

    SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

    • Introduction to Materials Management
    • Warehouse Management
    • Inventory Planning and Control
    • Modern Procurement
    • Supply Management

    LEADERSHIP, MANAGEMENT OR SUPERVISION

    • Basic Leadership and Management Excellence
    • Supervisory Leadership Development
    • Developing Your Managerial Leadership
    • How to Bring Out the Best in People

    SALES

    • Awaken the Sales Champion in You
    • Professional Selling
    • ExSELLence
    • How to Handle Objections
    • 39 Ways to Close More Sales

    OTHER PROGRAMS

    • Customer Service
    • Telephone and Email Etiquette
    • Top Techniques to improve Collection
    • Work Attitude and Values Enhancement

     

    IMPORTANT REMINDERS

    POWERMAX WEBINARS.  As a leading online corporate training provider in Manila, Philippines, Powermax currently offers live webinars which are designed to give you an incisive insight into a plethora of interesting and relevant topics using Zoom technology. It aims to uncork the latest updates, best practices, useful strategies, and tactics, and/or practical tips and techniques not just to widen your horizon but also to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills. Hopefully, this will also encourage you to register for the other webinars of Powermax. Just visit our site –www.powermax.ph to see our other webinars.

    LIMITED SLOTS. Limited slots are available. To avoid last-minute delays and inconveniences, we advise you to please register at the latest two days or one day before the webinar event.

    REGISTRATION. You must register or be registered by someone else to be able to join our webinars.  Webinar access links are strictly sent through email therefore make sure you indicate the right email addresses for the participants. Please indicate how many participants you wish to include before hitting the REGISTER NOW button.

    CHECK OUT. When you go to the Checkout Page, double-check the number of participants you have to register, if you change your mind or wish to make last-minute adjustments, do not forget to update your cart by clicking the UPDATE CART button.  Once everything is final, you may now click the PROCEED TO CHECK OUT button.

    BILLING DETAILS AND THE NAMES OF THE PARTICIPANTS. On the upper portion, you have to enter your details (esp. your email address) as the one paying for the registration. Underneath, you have to enter the details (esp. the email addresses) of the participants you wish to join the webinar.

    PAYMENT

    POWERMAX provides three (3) payment options:
    (1) Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer
    (2) G-Cash
    (3) PayPal/Credit or Debit Card Through PayPal 

    Bank Deposit or Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash
    If you choose Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer or G-Cash, you have to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph.

    IMPORTANT:  Proof of payment must be sent to info@powermax.ph.  Failure to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph means the participants will not receive the webinar links even if the proof of payment is sent to other contact details of Powermax or its representatives (e.g., Facebook, Messenger, Viber, other email addresses, etc.).

    Payment Through PayPal
    If you choose to pay for your registration using PayPal you may do so.  Please take note that PayPal also accepts Debit Cards and Credit Cards bearing the VISA and Mastercard logo. Unlike the Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer, the PayPal process automatically updates our system to issue the participants their access to our webinars.

    WEBINAR ACCESS LINKS.  Once payment is made and verified, we can activate the spot on the webinar then we can send the webinar access links to the email addresses of the participants – this only goes with Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash.  However, for payments made using PayPal, the activation process is automatic. Note that your webinar access link cannot be shared with anyone else.  If you cannot attend on the date and time of the webinar kindly advise us at the latest one day ahead.

     

    POWER WEBINARS. Powermax live webinars are designed to give you an incisive insight into a plethora of interesting and relevant topics using Zoom technology. It aims to uncork the latest updates, best practices, useful strategies, and tactics, and/or practical tips and techniques not just to widen your horizon but also to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills. Hopefully, this will also encourage you to register for the other webinars of Powermax. Just visit our site – www.powermax.ph to see our other webinars.

    A PLEASANT WEBINAR EXPERIENCE

    To ensure a pleasant webinar experience, we recommend to registrants to:

    1. Download and install the Zoom application beforehand
    2. Ensure that there is a proper internet WIFI connection
    3. Use a working webinar streaming device.

     

    TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    1. Definition of Terms
      • REGISTRANT – The person who has registered himself or other people for a webinar of Powermax
      • ENROLLEE(S) – The person(s) registered by the REGISTRANT
      • PAID REGISTRANT – The registrant who has paid in full for the registration of the ENROLLEE(S)
      • ATTENDEE(S) – The enrollee(s) who has / have actually attended the webinar
    2. The Official Receipts will be made available for pick up at the office of

    Powermax Consulting Group. If you need a soft copy, we can take a picture of it and send you a copy online. However, if you want the physical copy delivered to your office, you can arrange with and pay for a local courier service like Lalamove or Grab Express.

    1. Sharing of the presentation materials depends on the webinar speaker.

    (a) Some speakers willingly share their materials while others don’t.
    (b) For the speakers who are willing to share their presentation materials

    • Some prefer that the materials be sent in advance while others prefer that they be sent after the webinar
    • Some prefer that the handouts to be given to the attendees are different from the PowerPoint files that they use and will not share the PPT files

    Powermax cannot guarantee that the presentation materials of each webinar will be shared, or shared in advance, or will be the same as the PPT file of the speaker.

    1. By joining the webinar of Powermax, you consent to interviews, photography, audio recording, video recording and its / their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, web casts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, inclusion on web sites, or for any other purpose(s) that Powermax, its vendors, partners, affiliates and/or representatives deems fit to use. You release Powermax, its officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication of interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or or sound recordings.Any form of video, image or audio recording during the webinar is not allowed unless with the express permission of the speaker and the management of Powermax Consulting Group.
    2. By entering the event premises (conference venue or Zoom meeting platform), you waive all rights to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any exhibition, streaming, webcasting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such exhibiting, broadcasting, webcasting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken.
    3. Any form of video, image or audio recording during the webinar is not allowed unless with the express permission of the speaker and the management of Powermax Consulting Group.
    4. Your registration fee entitles your enrollee(s) to a slot in a webinar you have paid for but no record of the video of the webinar will be shared.
    5. If an enrollee fails to join the webinar because Powermax fails to give the webinar link, the payment of his / her REGISTRANT will be refunded in full or if the REGISTRANT prefers, the payment will be rolled over to other webinars of his / her choice.
    6. If an enrollee advises Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar that he / she cannot attend it, the payment for that slot will be rolled over to another webinar. But if he / she avails of the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials), the payment cannot be rolled over to another webinar.
    7. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar and also fails to advise Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar, the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials) will be given to him / her but there will be no option for rollover.
    8. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar because of a technical glitch on his / her device but other enrollees manage to join the said webinar, there will be no liability on the part of Powermax unless it can be established that there is a clear fault by a representative of Powermax.
    9. Certificates will be given to the ATTENDEES only.
    10. Questions or clarifications about the subject matter of a webinar can only be entertained by the speakers during the holding of the webinar. After the webinar, the speaker cannot be obliged to answer them though email, Facebook chat or some other means.
    11. Unless asked by the speaker or the host to talk, the attendees should not unmute their microphone to avoid distracting the session. Anyone who persists in unmuting his / her audio, despite the reminder or warning, will be removed from the webinar session.
    12. During the webinar, the ATTENDEES are not allowed to advertise any business competitive with the business of Powermax (seminars / webinars / events) or its sister company AGFI or Advertising and Gaming Fabrication, Inc. (signages, kiosks, podiums, gaming modules like tambiolo, roleta, pachinko; sticker and tarpaulin printing; and laser cutting)
    13. We want everyone to enjoy the webinar. However, we reserve the right to remove participants who are unruly or disruptive (e.g., keeps making noise, spamming the chat, etc.) and no refund will be made.

     

    Thank you and enjoy!

    Keep safe and God Bless!

  • Basic Taxation

    Basic Taxation

    1,499.00 + VAT

    Featured Speaker: Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA
    Partner – Tax Reporting and Operations, SGV

    August 24, 2021
    1:30pm – 4:30pm
    *******************************************************************
    Regular Rate           Php 1,499.00 + VAT starting August 18, 2021
    Early Bird Rate        Php 1,399.00 + VAT until August 17, 2021
    Group Rate              Php 1,299.00 + VAT per pax for 5 – 14 pax
    Super Group Rate  Php 1,099.00 + VAT per pax for 15 or more pax

    Inclusive of the Webinar Session, the presentation materials and the Digital Certificate

    ******************************************************************* 

    Basic Taxation

    Introduction

    It’s here! A masterclass on internal revenue taxation. Learn everything you need to know about the fundamentals of taxation, whether you are an accountant or not. The important concepts, principles, and tools will be taken up in this course, together with the latest updates and best practices. It’s not every day that you will be treated to a cornucopia of essential topics on taxation. Take advantage of this rare opportunity. It will be very useful not just for those in finance or accounting but also for other departments. Supervisors, managers, executives, and business owners will gain a lot from this special learning session.

    Course Outline

    Time Content
    15 minutes

    I. Introduction to Taxation

    A. Rationale and purpose

    B. Types of taxes

    C.  Taxing authorities and regulations

    60 minutes

    II. Basic income taxation

    A. Taxation of individuals

    I. Classification of individual taxpayers

    II. Compensation income earners

    III. Business income earners

    IV. Mixed-income earners

    V. Tax returns

     

    B. Taxation of corporations

    I. Classification of corporate taxpayers

    II. Regular corporate income tax

    III. Minimum corporate income tax

    IV. Tax returns

    60 minutes III.  Basic value-added taxation (VAT)

    A. Sales of goods

    B. Sales of services

    C. VAT-exempt sales

    D. Input taxes

    E. Calculation of VAT

    F. Tax declarations and returns

    15 minutes

    IV.  3% other percentage tax (OPT)

    A. Sales subject to 3% OPT

    B. Tax returns

    30 minutes

    Questions & Answers

     

     


    Featured Speaker – Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA

    • Mr. Aaron Escartin, or “Ace” to his friends, is a CPA and a partner in SGV’s Tax Reporting and Operations Group. He handles tax compliance (review and outsourcing), tax due diligence review, tax planning, tax test of controls, SOX compliance, tax accounting services (income tax provisioning, deferred income tax review and calculation, and FIN 48 review and calculation), compensation planning, litigation support, contract reviews, and special tax studies (preparation of tax manuals), among others.
    • Ace joined SyCip Gorres Velayo & Co. (SGV), the Philippine member firm of Ernst & Young, in 1996, based in the Makati office. He is a Certified Public Accountant, 1996, Sixth place.
    • Ace obtained his Master of Business Administration degree from the De La Salle University in June 2001, Silver Medalist.
    • He received his Bachelor of Science in Accountancy degree from the University of the Philippines-Iloilo in November 1995, Cum Laude.
    • Ace has an MBA degree with Distinction from DLSU.
    • He is recognized as one of the Ernst & Young Chairman’s Values Champions in the Far East Area in 2007. Ace is a recipient of the SGV Special Award in July 2006 for exceptional contributions to the Tax Compliance Group.

     

     

    IMPORTANT REMINDERS

    LIMITED SLOTS. Limited slots are available. To avoid last-minute delays and inconveniences, we advise you to please register at the latest two days or one day before the webinar event.

    REGISTRATION. You must register or be registered by someone else to be able to join our webinars.  Webinar access links are strictly sent through email therefore make sure you indicate the right email addresses for the participants. Please indicate how many participants you wish to include before hitting the REGISTER NOW button.

    CHECK OUT. When you go to the Checkout Page, double-check the number of participants you have to register, if you change your mind or wish to make last-minute adjustments, do not forget to update your cart by clicking the UPDATE CART button.  Once everything is final, you may now click the PROCEED TO CHECK OUT button.

    BILLING DETAILS AND THE NAMES OF THE PARTICIPANTS. On the upper portion, you have to enter your details (esp. your email address) as the one paying for the registration. Underneath, you have to enter the details (esp. the email addresses) of the participants you wish to join the webinar.

    PAYMENT

    POWERMAX provides three (3) payment options:
    (1) Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer
    (2) G-Cash
    (3) PayPal/Credit or Debit Card Through PayPal 

    Bank Deposit or Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash
    If you choose Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer or G-Cash, you have to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph.

    IMPORTANT:  Proof of payment must be sent to info@powermax.ph.  Failure to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph means the participants will not receive the webinar links even if the proof of payment is sent to other contact details of Powermax or its representatives (e.g., Facebook, Messenger, Viber, other email addresses, etc.).

    Payment Through PayPal
    If you choose to pay for your registration using PayPal you may do so.  Please take note that PayPal also accepts Debit Cards and Credit Cards bearing the VISA and Mastercard logo. Unlike the Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer, the PayPal process automatically updates our system to issue the participants their access to our webinars.

    WEBINAR ACCESS LINKS.  Once payment is made and verified, we can activate the spot on the webinar then we can send the webinar access links to the email addresses of the participants – this only goes with Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash.  However, for payments made using PayPal, the activation process is automatic. Note that your webinar access link cannot be shared with anyone else.  If you cannot attend on the date and time of the webinar kindly advise us at the latest one day ahead.

     

    POWER WEBINARS. Powermax live webinars are designed to give you an incisive insight into a plethora of interesting and relevant topics using Zoom technology. It aims to uncork the latest updates, best practices, useful strategies, and tactics, and/or practical tips and techniques not just to widen your horizon but also to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills. Hopefully, this will also encourage you to register for the other webinars of Powermax. Just visit our site – www.powermax.ph to see our other webinars.

    A PLEASANT WEBINAR EXPERIENCE

    To ensure a pleasant webinar experience, we recommend to registrants to:

    1. Download and install the Zoom application beforehand
    2. Ensure that there is a proper internet WIFI connection
    3. Use a working webinar streaming device.

     

    TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    1. Definition of Terms
      • REGISTRANT – The person who has registered himself or other people for a webinar of Powermax
      • ENROLLEE(S) – The person(s) registered by the REGISTRANT
      • PAID REGISTRANT – The registrant who has paid in full for the registration of the ENROLLEE(S)
      • ATTENDEE(S) – The enrollee(s) who has / have actually attended the webinar
    2. The Official Receipts will be made available for pick up at the office of

    Powermax Consulting Group. If you need a soft copy, we can take a picture of it and send you a copy online. However, if you want the physical copy delivered to your office, you can arrange with and pay for a local courier service like Lalamove or Grab Express.

    1. Sharing of the presentation materials depends on the webinar speaker.

    (a) Some speakers willingly share their materials while others don’t.
    (b) For the speakers who are willing to share their presentation materials

    • Some prefer that the materials be sent in advance while others prefer that they be sent after the webinar
    • Some prefer that the handouts to be given to the attendees are different from the PowerPoint files that they use and will not share the PPT files

    Powermax cannot guarantee that the presentation materials of each webinar will be shared, or shared in advance, or will be the same as the PPT file of the speaker.

    1. By joining the webinar of Powermax, you consent to interviews, photography, audio recording, video recording and its / their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, web casts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, inclusion on web sites, or for any other purpose(s) that Powermax, its vendors, partners, affiliates and/or representatives deems fit to use. You release Powermax, its officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication of interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or or sound recordings.Any form of video, image or audio recording during the webinar is not allowed unless with the express permission of the speaker and the management of Powermax Consulting Group.
    2. By entering the event premises (conference venue or Zoom meeting platform), you waive all rights to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any exhibition, streaming, webcasting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such exhibiting, broadcasting, webcasting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken.
    3. Any form of video, image or audio recording during the webinar is not allowed unless with the express permission of the speaker and the management of Powermax Consulting Group.
    4. Your registration fee entitles your enrollee(s) to a slot in a webinar you have paid for but no record of the video of the webinar will be shared.
    5. If an enrollee fails to join the webinar because Powermax fails to give the webinar link, the payment of his / her REGISTRANT will be refunded in full or if the REGISTRANT prefers, the payment will be rolled over to other webinars of his / her choice.
    6. If an enrollee advises Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar that he / she cannot attend it, the payment for that slot will be rolled over to another webinar. But if he / she avails of the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials), the payment cannot be rolled over to another webinar.
    7. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar and also fails to advise Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar, the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials) will be given to him / her but there will be no option for rollover.
    8. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar because of a technical glitch on his / her device but other enrollees manage to join the said webinar, there will be no liability on the part of Powermax unless it can be established that there is a clear fault by a representative of Powermax.
    9. Certificates will be given to the ATTENDEES only.
    10. Questions or clarifications about the subject matter of a webinar can only be entertained by the speakers during the holding of the webinar. After the webinar, the speaker cannot be obliged to answer them though email, Facebook chat or some other means.
    11. Unless asked by the speaker or the host to talk, the attendees should not unmute their microphone to avoid distracting the session. Anyone who persists in unmuting his / her audio, despite the reminder or warning, will be removed from the webinar session.
    12. During the webinar, the ATTENDEES are not allowed to advertise any business competitive with the business of Powermax (seminars / webinars / events) or its sister company AGFI or Advertising and Gaming Fabrication, Inc. (signages, kiosks, podiums, gaming modules like tambiolo, roleta, pachinko; sticker and tarpaulin printing; and laser cutting)
    13. We want everyone to enjoy the webinar. However, we reserve the right to remove participants who are unruly or disruptive (e.g., keeps making noise, spamming the chat, etc.) and no refund will be made.

     

    Thank you and enjoy!

    Keep safe and God Bless!

  • Corporate Income Taxation

    Corporate Income Taxation

    1,699.00 + VAT

    Featured Speaker: Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA
    Tax Partner – SGV and Co.

    January 21, 2022
    2:00pm – 5:00pm
    *******************************************************************
    Regular Rate           Php 1,699.00 + VAT starting January 15, 2022
    Early Bird Rate        Php 1,399.00 + VAT until January 14, 2022
    Group Rate             Php 1,299.00 + VAT per pax for 5 – 14 pax
    Super Group Rate   Php 1,099.00 + VAT per pax for 15 or more pax

    Inclusive of the Webinar Session, the presentation materials and the Digital Certificate ******************************************************************* 

    Corporate Income Taxation

     

    Program Overview

    Is your company up to speed not just about the basics of Corporate Income Taxation but also the latest updates?  How about the best practices in tax management?  Take advantage of this special learning session on corporate income tax to be facilitated by SGV Tax Partner and Former President of the Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA), Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA.  Join and send your people involved in tax and accounting.

    Course Content

    1. Introduction
      • Tax Code
      • TRAIN Law
      • CREATE Law
    1. Regular Corporate Income Tax (RCIT)
      • Domestic
      • Resident
      • Non-resident
      • RCIT calculation
    1. Gross Income
      • Inclusions
      • Exclusions
    1. Deductions
      • Itemized deductions
      • Optional standard deduction
    1. Minimum Corporate Income Tax (MCIT)
      • Coverage and commencement
      • Commencement
      • Gross income
      • MCIT carryover
    1. Tax Payments, Credits, Refund And Administrative Requirements
      • RCIT vs. MCIT
      • Excess payments and credits
      • Tax refunds
      • Filing deadline
      • Other requirements


    Featured Speaker – Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA

    • Mr. Aaron Escartin, or “Ace” to his friends, is a CPA and a partner in SGV’s Tax Reporting and Operations Group. He handles tax compliance (review and outsourcing), tax due diligence review, tax planning, tax test of controls, SOX compliance, tax accounting services (income tax provisioning, deferred income tax review and calculation, and FIN 48 review and calculation), compensation planning, litigation support, contract reviews, and special tax studies (preparation of tax manuals), among others.
    • Ace joined SyCip Gorres Velayo & Co. (SGV), the Philippine member firm of Ernst & Young, in 1996, based in the Makati office. He is a Certified Public Accountant, 1996, Sixth place.
    • Ace obtained his Master of Business Administration degree from the De La Salle University in June 2001, Silver Medalist.
    • He received his Bachelor of Science in Accountancy degree from the University of the Philippines-Iloilo in November 1995, Cum Laude.
    • Ace has an MBA degree with Distinction from DLSU.
    • He is recognized as one of the Ernst & Young Chairman’s Values Champions in the Far East Area in 2007. Ace is a recipient of the SGV Special Award in July 2006 for exceptional contributions to the Tax Compliance Group.

     

    In-House Training

    We can conduct in-house training for the above program, Corporate Income Taxation, for your company to make it more customized to your requirements. Likewise, we can run other programs on Taxation.

    In the same vein, with our battery of seasoned Filipino trainers or speakers, training consultants and facilitators, we can conduct other employee development programs for your people configured to your preferences:

    HUMAN RESOURCE or HR

    • Basic and Advanced HR
    • Recruitment or Talent Selection
    • Onboarding
    • Training or Learning and Development
    • Job Evaluation
    • Employee Compensation and Benefits

    LABOR LAW

    • Labor Law 101
    • Flexible Work Arrangements
    • Company Policy
    • Employee Discipline
    • Administrative Hearing
    • Job Contracting

    TAXATION

    • Basic Taxation
    • All About VAT
    • Withholding Taxes
    • Tax Assessment
    • Percentage Tax
    • Legal Strategies to Reduce Tax
    • Handling B.I.R. Audit
    • Employee Benefits Tax

    ACCOUNTING

    • Basic Accounting and Bookkeeping
    • Understanding Financial Statements
    • Strengthening Your Accounting Systems
    • Internal Control
    • Accounting for Non-Accountants
    • Finance for Non-Financial Professionals

    SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

    • Introduction to Materials Management
    • Warehouse Management
    • Inventory Planning and Control
    • Modern Procurement
    • Supply Management

    LEADERSHIP, MANAGEMENT OR SUPERVISION

    • Basic Leadership and Management Excellence
    • Supervisory Leadership Development
    • Developing Your Managerial Leadership
    • How to Bring Out the Best in People

    SALES

    • Awaken the Sales Champion in You
    • Professional Selling
    • ExSELLence
    • How to Handle Objections
    • 39 Ways to Close More Sales

    OTHER PROGRAMS

    • Customer Service
    • Telephone and Email Etiquette
    • Top Techniques to improve Collection
    • Work Attitude and Values Enhancement

     

    IMPORTANT REMINDERS

    POWERMAX WEBINARS.  As a leading online corporate training provider in Manila, Philippines, Powermax currently offers live webinars which are designed to give you an incisive insight into a plethora of interesting and relevant topics using Zoom technology. It aims to uncork the latest updates, best practices, useful strategies, and tactics, and/or practical tips and techniques not just to widen your horizon but also to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills. Hopefully, this will also encourage you to register for the other webinars of Powermax. Just visit our site –www.powermax.ph to see our other webinars.

    LIMITED SLOTS. Limited slots are available. To avoid last-minute delays and inconveniences, we advise you to please register at the latest two days or one day before the webinar event.

    REGISTRATION. You must register or be registered by someone else to be able to join our webinars.  Webinar access links are strictly sent through email therefore make sure you indicate the right email addresses for the participants. Please indicate how many participants you wish to include before hitting the REGISTER NOW button.

    CHECK OUT. When you go to the Checkout Page, double-check the number of participants you have to register, if you change your mind or wish to make last-minute adjustments, do not forget to update your cart by clicking the UPDATE CART button.  Once everything is final, you may now click the PROCEED TO CHECK OUT button.

    BILLING DETAILS AND THE NAMES OF THE PARTICIPANTS. On the upper portion, you have to enter your details (esp. your email address) as the one paying for the registration. Underneath, you have to enter the details (esp. the email addresses) of the participants you wish to join the webinar.

    PAYMENT

    POWERMAX provides three (3) payment options:
    (1) Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer
    (2) G-Cash
    (3) PayPal/Credit or Debit Card Through PayPal 

    Bank Deposit or Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash
    If you choose Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer or G-Cash, you have to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph.

    IMPORTANT:  Proof of payment must be sent to info@powermax.ph.  Failure to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph means the participants will not receive the webinar links even if the proof of payment is sent to other contact details of Powermax or its representatives (e.g., Facebook, Messenger, Viber, other email addresses, etc.).

    Payment Through PayPal
    If you choose to pay for your registration using PayPal you may do so.  Please take note that PayPal also accepts Debit Cards and Credit Cards bearing the VISA and Mastercard logo. Unlike the Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer, the PayPal process automatically updates our system to issue the participants their access to our webinars.

    WEBINAR ACCESS LINKS.  Once payment is made and verified, we can activate the spot on the webinar then we can send the webinar access links to the email addresses of the participants – this only goes with Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash.  However, for payments made using PayPal, the activation process is automatic. Note that your webinar access link cannot be shared with anyone else.  If you cannot attend on the date and time of the webinar kindly advise us at the latest one day ahead.

     

    POWER WEBINARS. Powermax live webinars are designed to give you an incisive insight into a plethora of interesting and relevant topics using Zoom technology. It aims to uncork the latest updates, best practices, useful strategies, and tactics, and/or practical tips and techniques not just to widen your horizon but also to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills. Hopefully, this will also encourage you to register for the other webinars of Powermax. Just visit our site – www.powermax.ph to see our other webinars.

    A PLEASANT WEBINAR EXPERIENCE

    To ensure a pleasant webinar experience, we recommend to registrants to:

    1. Download and install the Zoom application beforehand
    2. Ensure that there is a proper internet WIFI connection
    3. Use a working webinar streaming device.

     

    TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    1. Definition of Terms
      • REGISTRANT – The person who has registered himself or other people for a webinar of Powermax
      • ENROLLEE(S) – The person(s) registered by the REGISTRANT
      • PAID REGISTRANT – The registrant who has paid in full for the registration of the ENROLLEE(S)
      • ATTENDEE(S) – The enrollee(s) who has / have actually attended the webinar
    2. The Official Receipts will be made available for pick up at the office of

    Powermax Consulting Group. If you need a soft copy, we can take a picture of it and send you a copy online. However, if you want the physical copy delivered to your office, you can arrange with and pay for a local courier service like Lalamove or Grab Express.

    1. Sharing of the presentation materials depends on the webinar speaker.

    (a) Some speakers willingly share their materials while others don’t.
    (b) For the speakers who are willing to share their presentation materials

    • Some prefer that the materials be sent in advance while others prefer that they be sent after the webinar
    • Some prefer that the handouts to be given to the attendees are different from the PowerPoint files that they use and will not share the PPT files

    Powermax cannot guarantee that the presentation materials of each webinar will be shared, or shared in advance, or will be the same as the PPT file of the speaker.

    1. By joining the webinar of Powermax, you consent to interviews, photography, audio recording, video recording and its / their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, web casts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, inclusion on web sites, or for any other purpose(s) that Powermax, its vendors, partners, affiliates and/or representatives deems fit to use. You release Powermax, its officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication of interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or or sound recordings.Any form of video, image or audio recording during the webinar is not allowed unless with the express permission of the speaker and the management of Powermax Consulting Group.
    2. By entering the event premises (conference venue or Zoom meeting platform), you waive all rights to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any exhibition, streaming, webcasting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such exhibiting, broadcasting, webcasting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken.
    3. Any form of video, image or audio recording during the webinar is not allowed unless with the express permission of the speaker and the management of Powermax Consulting Group.
    4. Your registration fee entitles your enrollee(s) to a slot in a webinar you have paid for but no record of the video of the webinar will be shared.
    5. If an enrollee fails to join the webinar because Powermax fails to give the webinar link, the payment of his / her REGISTRANT will be refunded in full or if the REGISTRANT prefers, the payment will be rolled over to other webinars of his / her choice.
    6. If an enrollee advises Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar that he / she cannot attend it, the payment for that slot will be rolled over to another webinar. But if he / she avails of the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials), the payment cannot be rolled over to another webinar.
    7. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar and also fails to advise Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar, the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials) will be given to him / her but there will be no option for rollover.
    8. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar because of a technical glitch on his / her device but other enrollees manage to join the said webinar, there will be no liability on the part of Powermax unless it can be established that there is a clear fault by a representative of Powermax.
    9. Certificates will be given to the ATTENDEES only.
    10. Questions or clarifications about the subject matter of a webinar can only be entertained by the speakers during the holding of the webinar. After the webinar, the speaker cannot be obliged to answer them though email, Facebook chat or some other means.
    11. Unless asked by the speaker or the host to talk, the attendees should not unmute their microphone to avoid distracting the session. Anyone who persists in unmuting his / her audio, despite the reminder or warning, will be removed from the webinar session.
    12. During the webinar, the ATTENDEES are not allowed to advertise any business competitive with the business of Powermax (seminars / webinars / events) or its sister company AGFI or Advertising and Gaming Fabrication, Inc. (signages, kiosks, podiums, gaming modules like tambiolo, roleta, pachinko; sticker and tarpaulin printing; and laser cutting)
    13. We want everyone to enjoy the webinar. However, we reserve the right to remove participants who are unruly or disruptive (e.g., keeps making noise, spamming the chat, etc.) and no refund will be made.

     

    Thank you and enjoy!

    Keep safe and God Bless!

  • Employee Benefits Tax and Accounting

    Employee Benefits Tax and Accounting

    1,499.00 + VAT

    Featured Speaker: Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA
    Partner – Tax Reporting and Operations, SGV

    September 24, 2021
    2:00pm – 5:00pm
    *******************************************************************
    Regular Rate           Php 1,499.00 + VAT starting September 18, 2021
    Early Bird Rate        Php 1,399.00 + VAT until September 17, 2021
    Group Rate              Php 1,299.00 + VAT per pax for 5 – 14 pax
    Super Group Rate  Php 1,099.00 + VAT per pax for 15 or more pax

    Inclusive of the Webinar Session, the presentation materials and the Digital Certificate
    ******************************************************************* 

    Employee Benefits Tax and Accounting

     

    Introduction

    There are important tax and accounting considerations when it comes to employee compensation and benefits. It is critical that those involved should get their heads around the various subjects under this topic. What are some of the examples of short-term and long-term employee benefits and the respective tax treatment and accounting treatment? Are there employer and employee tax implications? On the other hand, what are some of the examples of termination benefits and post-employment benefits, and how are they treated from the standpoint of tax and accounting? This webinar will uncover not just the key principles, but also the practical tips to take into account in handling employee benefits tax and accounting.

     

    Course Content 

    I. Introduction
    A. General rules on taxation
    B. Philippine Accounting Standards (PAS) 19

    II. Short-Term Employee Benefits
    A. Examples of Benefits
    B. Accounting Treatment
    C. Tax Treatment
    D. Short-Term Compensated Absences
    E. Tax updates

    III. Long-Term Employee Benefits
    A. Examples of benefits
    B. Accounting treatment
    C. Tax treatment

    IV. Termination Benefits
    A.   Examples of benefits
    B.   Accounting treatment
    C.    Tax treatment

    V. Post-Employment Benefits
    A. Types of benefits
    B. Accounting treatment
    C. Tax treatment
    D. Tax updates

    Questions & answers


    Featured Speaker – Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA

    • Mr. Aaron Escartin, or “Ace” to his friends, is a CPA and a partner in SGV’s Tax Reporting and Operations Group. He handles tax compliance (review and outsourcing), tax due diligence review, tax planning, tax test of controls, SOX compliance, tax accounting services (income tax provisioning, deferred income tax review and calculation, and FIN 48 review and calculation), compensation planning, litigation support, contract reviews, and special tax studies (preparation of tax manuals), among others.
    • Ace joined SyCip Gorres Velayo & Co. (SGV), the Philippine member firm of Ernst & Young, in 1996, based in the Makati office. He is a Certified Public Accountant, 1996, Sixth place.
    • Ace obtained his Master of Business Administration degree from the De La Salle University in June 2001, Silver Medalist.
    • He received his Bachelor of Science in Accountancy degree from the University of the Philippines-Iloilo in November 1995, Cum Laude.
    • Ace has an MBA degree with Distinction from DLSU.
    • He is recognized as one of the Ernst & Young Chairman’s Values Champions in the Far East Area in 2007. Ace is a recipient of the SGV Special Award in July 2006 for exceptional contributions to the Tax Compliance Group.

     

    In-House Training

    We can conduct in-house training for the above program, Employee Benefits Tax and Accounting, for your company to make it more customized to your requirements.  Likewise, we can run other programs on Taxation.

    In the same vein, with our battery of seasoned Filipino trainers or speakers, training consultants and facilitators, we can conduct other employee development programs for your people configured to your preferences:

    HUMAN RESOURCE or HR

    • Basic and Advanced HR
    • Recruitment or Talent Selection
    • Onboarding
    • Training or Learning and Development
    • Job Evaluation
    • Employee Compensation and Benefits

    LABOR LAW

    • Labor Law 101
    • Flexible Work Arrangements
    • Company Policy
    • Employee Discipline
    • Administrative Hearing
    • Job Contracting

    TAXATION

    • Basic Taxation
    • All About VAT
    • Withholding Taxes
    • Tax Assessment
    • Percentage Tax
    • Legal Strategies to Reduce Tax
    • Handling B.I.R. Audit
    • Employee Benefits Tax

    ACCOUNTING

    • Basic Accounting and Bookkeeping
    • Understanding Financial Statements
    • Strengthening Your Accounting Systems
    • Internal Control
    • Accounting for Non-Accountants
    • Finance for Non-Financial Professionals

    SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

    • Introduction to Materials Management
    • Warehouse Management
    • Inventory Planning and Control
    • Modern Procurement
    • Supply Management

    LEADERSHIP, MANAGEMENT OR SUPERVISION

    • Basic Leadership and Management Excellence
    • Supervisory Leadership Development
    • Developing Your Managerial Leadership
    • How to Bring Out the Best in People

    SALES

    • Awaken the Sales Champion in You
    • Professional Selling
    • ExSELLence
    • How to Handle Objections
    • 39 Ways to Close More Sales

    OTHER PROGRAMS

    • Customer Service
    • Telephone and Email Etiquette
    • Top Techniques to improve Collection
    • Work Attitude and Values Enhancement

     

    IMPORTANT REMINDERS

    POWERMAX WEBINARS.  As a leading online corporate training provider in Manila, Philippines, Powermax currently offers live webinars which are designed to give you an incisive insight into a plethora of interesting and relevant topics using Zoom technology. It aims to uncork the latest updates, best practices, useful strategies, and tactics, and/or practical tips and techniques not just to widen your horizon but also to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills. Hopefully, this will also encourage you to register for the other webinars of Powermax. Just visit our site –www.powermax.ph to see our other webinars.

    LIMITED SLOTS. Limited slots are available. To avoid last-minute delays and inconveniences, we advise you to please register at the latest two days or one day before the webinar event.

    REGISTRATION. You must register or be registered by someone else to be able to join our webinars.  Webinar access links are strictly sent through email therefore make sure you indicate the right email addresses for the participants. Please indicate how many participants you wish to include before hitting the REGISTER NOW button.

    CHECK OUT. When you go to the Checkout Page, double-check the number of participants you have to register, if you change your mind or wish to make last-minute adjustments, do not forget to update your cart by clicking the UPDATE CART button.  Once everything is final, you may now click the PROCEED TO CHECK OUT button.

    BILLING DETAILS AND THE NAMES OF THE PARTICIPANTS. On the upper portion, you have to enter your details (esp. your email address) as the one paying for the registration. Underneath, you have to enter the details (esp. the email addresses) of the participants you wish to join the webinar.

    PAYMENT

    POWERMAX provides three (3) payment options:
    (1) Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer
    (2) G-Cash
    (3) PayPal/Credit or Debit Card Through PayPal 

    Bank Deposit or Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash
    If you choose Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer or G-Cash, you have to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph.

    IMPORTANT:  Proof of payment must be sent to info@powermax.ph.  Failure to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph means the participants will not receive the webinar links even if the proof of payment is sent to other contact details of Powermax or its representatives (e.g., Facebook, Messenger, Viber, other email addresses, etc.).

    Payment Through PayPal
    If you choose to pay for your registration using PayPal you may do so.  Please take note that PayPal also accepts Debit Cards and Credit Cards bearing the VISA and Mastercard logo. Unlike the Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer, the PayPal process automatically updates our system to issue the participants their access to our webinars.

    WEBINAR ACCESS LINKS.  Once payment is made and verified, we can activate the spot on the webinar then we can send the webinar access links to the email addresses of the participants – this only goes with Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash.  However, for payments made using PayPal, the activation process is automatic. Note that your webinar access link cannot be shared with anyone else.  If you cannot attend on the date and time of the webinar kindly advise us at the latest one day ahead.

     

    POWER WEBINARS. Powermax live webinars are designed to give you an incisive insight into a plethora of interesting and relevant topics using Zoom technology. It aims to uncork the latest updates, best practices, useful strategies, and tactics, and/or practical tips and techniques not just to widen your horizon but also to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills. Hopefully, this will also encourage you to register for the other webinars of Powermax. Just visit our site – www.powermax.ph to see our other webinars.

    A PLEASANT WEBINAR EXPERIENCE

    To ensure a pleasant webinar experience, we recommend to registrants to:

    1. Download and install the Zoom application beforehand
    2. Ensure that there is a proper internet WIFI connection
    3. Use a working webinar streaming device.

     

    TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    1. Definition of Terms
      • REGISTRANT – The person who has registered himself or other people for a webinar of Powermax
      • ENROLLEE(S) – The person(s) registered by the REGISTRANT
      • PAID REGISTRANT – The registrant who has paid in full for the registration of the ENROLLEE(S)
      • ATTENDEE(S) – The enrollee(s) who has / have actually attended the webinar
    2. The Official Receipts will be made available for pick up at the office of

    Powermax Consulting Group. If you need a soft copy, we can take a picture of it and send you a copy online. However, if you want the physical copy delivered to your office, you can arrange with and pay for a local courier service like Lalamove or Grab Express.

    1. Sharing of the presentation materials depends on the webinar speaker.

    (a) Some speakers willingly share their materials while others don’t.
    (b) For the speakers who are willing to share their presentation materials

    • Some prefer that the materials be sent in advance while others prefer that they be sent after the webinar
    • Some prefer that the handouts to be given to the attendees are different from the PowerPoint files that they use and will not share the PPT files

    Powermax cannot guarantee that the presentation materials of each webinar will be shared, or shared in advance, or will be the same as the PPT file of the speaker.

    1. By joining the webinar of Powermax, you consent to interviews, photography, audio recording, video recording and its / their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, web casts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, inclusion on web sites, or for any other purpose(s) that Powermax, its vendors, partners, affiliates and/or representatives deems fit to use. You release Powermax, its officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication of interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or or sound recordings.Any form of video, image or audio recording during the webinar is not allowed unless with the express permission of the speaker and the management of Powermax Consulting Group.
    2. By entering the event premises (conference venue or Zoom meeting platform), you waive all rights to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any exhibition, streaming, webcasting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such exhibiting, broadcasting, webcasting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken.
    3. Any form of video, image or audio recording during the webinar is not allowed unless with the express permission of the speaker and the management of Powermax Consulting Group.
    4. Your registration fee entitles your enrollee(s) to a slot in a webinar you have paid for but no record of the video of the webinar will be shared.
    5. If an enrollee fails to join the webinar because Powermax fails to give the webinar link, the payment of his / her REGISTRANT will be refunded in full or if the REGISTRANT prefers, the payment will be rolled over to other webinars of his / her choice.
    6. If an enrollee advises Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar that he / she cannot attend it, the payment for that slot will be rolled over to another webinar. But if he / she avails of the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials), the payment cannot be rolled over to another webinar.
    7. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar and also fails to advise Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar, the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials) will be given to him / her but there will be no option for rollover.
    8. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar because of a technical glitch on his / her device but other enrollees manage to join the said webinar, there will be no liability on the part of Powermax unless it can be established that there is a clear fault by a representative of Powermax.
    9. Certificates will be given to the ATTENDEES only.
    10. Questions or clarifications about the subject matter of a webinar can only be entertained by the speakers during the holding of the webinar. After the webinar, the speaker cannot be obliged to answer them though email, Facebook chat or some other means.
    11. Unless asked by the speaker or the host to talk, the attendees should not unmute their microphone to avoid distracting the session. Anyone who persists in unmuting his / her audio, despite the reminder or warning, will be removed from the webinar session.
    12. During the webinar, the ATTENDEES are not allowed to advertise any business competitive with the business of Powermax (seminars / webinars / events) or its sister company AGFI or Advertising and Gaming Fabrication, Inc. (signages, kiosks, podiums, gaming modules like tambiolo, roleta, pachinko; sticker and tarpaulin printing; and laser cutting)
    13. We want everyone to enjoy the webinar. However, we reserve the right to remove participants who are unruly or disruptive (e.g., keeps making noise, spamming the chat, etc.) and no refund will be made.

     

    Thank you and enjoy!

    Keep safe and God Bless!

  • Managing Taxes to Maximize Return

    Managing Taxes to Maximize Returns

    1,699.00 + VAT

    Featured Speaker: Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA
    Tax Partner – SGV and Co.

    May 19, 2022
    2:00pm – 5:00pm
    *******************************************************************
    Regular Rate           Php 1,699.00 + VAT starting May 13, 2022
    Early Bird Rate        Php 1,399.00 + VAT until May 12, 2022
    Group Rate             Php 1,299.00 + VAT per pax for 5 – 14 pax
    Super Group Rate   Php 1,099.00 + VAT per pax for 15 or more pax

    Inclusive of the Webinar Session, the presentation materials and the Digital Certificate ******************************************************************* 

    Managing Taxes to Maximize Returns

     

    Introduction

    How would you like to maximize your Return on Investment, Return on Equity, Return on Assets and other profitability measures? This can be done through effective tax management through effective tax planning and understanding of important concepts including profitability and returns. Likewise, the course will take into account Income Tax planning including income shifting and income deferral. In addition, it will delve into Restrictions and Limitations including transfer pricing issues. This program will be immensely helpful if you want to maximize returns.

     

    Course Outline

    1. Effective tax management
      1. Tax planning, tax minimization and tax evasion
      2. Effective tax planning
      3. Effective tax rates
      4. Profitability and returns
    1. Income tax planning
      1. Income type conversion
      2. Income shifting
      3. Income deferral
    1. Restrictions and limitations
      1. Substance
      2. Transfer pricing issue
      3. Social responsibility
    1. Summary

     

    RESOURCE SPEAKER – Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA

    • Mr. Aaron Escartin, or “Ace” to hs friends, is a Certified Public Accountant
    • He was the 6th placer in the May 1996 CPA Licensure Examination
    • He is a partner in SGV’s Tax Services Practice, focusing on Global Compliance and Reporting (GCR)
    • A country leader in Accounting Compliance & Reporting (ACR) and Payroll Operate Services (POS)
    • Recognized as one of the 10 Ernst & Young Chairman Values Champions in the Far East Area in 2007 and received SGV Special Award in 2006 & 2007
    • More than 20 yrs (12 yrs as Partner) of Public Accounting experience in the Philippines
    • Handles tax due diligence review, tax planning, tax compliance review, business tax compliance, among others.
    • Clients include telecommunications (both wireless & fixed line), broadcasting, consumer products, automotive, business process outsourcing, semiconductors, manufacturing, water & electric utility, trading, hotels, real estate, oil & gas, & various service companies
    • Currently taking Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) at Aston Business School, Aston University, United Kingdom
    • Took up MSc in International Accounting and Finance – Strategic Finance in Practice – with Meritt, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom, July 2020
    • MBA, Silver Medalist, De La Salle University Manila – June, 2001
    • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, Cum Laude, Univ of the Philippines Visayas, Iloilo City, November 1995
    • Former President of Phil Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA)

     

    In-House Training

    We can conduct in-house training for the above program for your company to make it more customized to your requirements.

    In the same vein, with our battery of seasoned Filipino trainers or speakers, training consultants and facilitators, we can conduct other employee development programs for your people configured to your preferences:

    HUMAN RESOURCE or HR

    • Basic and Advanced HR
    • Recruitment or Talent Selection
    • Onboarding
    • Training or Learning and Development
    • Job Evaluation
    • Employee Compensation and Benefits

    LABOR LAW

    • Labor Law 101
    • Flexible Work Arrangements
    • Company Policy
    • Employee Discipline
    • Administrative Hearing
    • Job Contracting

    TAXATION

    • Basic Taxation
    • All About VAT
    • Withholding Taxes
    • Tax Assessment
    • Percentage Tax
    • Legal Strategies to Reduce Tax
    • Handling B.I.R. Audit
    • Employee Benefits Tax

    ACCOUNTING

    • Basic Accounting and Bookkeeping
    • Understanding Financial Statements
    • Strengthening Your Accounting Systems
    • Internal Control
    • Accounting for Non-Accountants
    • Finance for Non-Financial Professionals

    SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

    • Introduction to Materials Management
    • Warehouse Management
    • Inventory Planning and Control
    • Modern Procurement
    • Supply Management

    LEADERSHIP, MANAGEMENT OR SUPERVISION

    • Basic Leadership and Management Excellence
    • Supervisory Leadership Development
    • Developing Your Managerial Leadership
    • How to Bring Out the Best in People

    SALES

    • Awaken the Sales Champion in You
    • Professional Selling
    • ExSELLence
    • How to Handle Objections
    • 39 Ways to Close More Sales

    OTHER PROGRAMS

    • Customer Service
    • Telephone and Email Etiquette
    • Top Techniques to improve Collection
    • Work Attitude and Values Enhancement
    • Mastering Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication

     

    IMPORTANT REMINDERS

    POWERMAX WEBINARS.  As a leading online corporate training provider in Manila, Philippines, Powermax currently offers live webinars which are designed to give you an incisive insight into a plethora of interesting and relevant topics using Zoom technology. It aims to uncork the latest updates, best practices, useful strategies, and tactics, and/or practical tips and techniques not just to widen your horizon but also to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills. Hopefully, this will also encourage you to register for the other webinars of Powermax. Just visit our site –www.powermax.ph to see our other webinars.

    LIMITED SLOTS. Limited slots are available. To avoid last-minute delays and inconveniences, we advise you to please register at the latest two days or one day before the webinar event.

    REGISTRATION. You must register or be registered by someone else to be able to join our webinars.  Webinar access links are strictly sent through email therefore make sure you indicate the right email addresses for the participants. Please indicate how many participants you wish to include before hitting the REGISTER NOW button.

    CHECK OUT. When you go to the Checkout Page, double-check the number of participants you have to register, if you change your mind or wish to make last-minute adjustments, do not forget to update your cart by clicking the UPDATE CART button.  Once everything is final, you may now click the PROCEED TO CHECK OUT button.

    BILLING DETAILS AND THE NAMES OF THE PARTICIPANTS. On the upper portion, you have to enter your details (esp. your email address) as the one paying for the registration. Underneath, you have to enter the details (esp. the email addresses) of the participants you wish to join the webinar.

    PAYMENT

    POWERMAX provides three (3) payment options:
    (1) Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer
    (2) G-Cash
    (3) PayPal/Credit or Debit Card Through PayPal 

    Bank Deposit or Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash
    If you choose Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer or G-Cash, you have to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph.

    IMPORTANT:  Proof of payment must be sent to info@powermax.ph.  Failure to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph means the participants will not receive the webinar links even if the proof of payment is sent to other contact details of Powermax or its representatives (e.g., Facebook, Messenger, Viber, other email addresses, etc.).

    Payment Through PayPal
    If you choose to pay for your registration using PayPal you may do so.  Please take note that PayPal also accepts Debit Cards and Credit Cards bearing the VISA and Mastercard logo. Unlike the Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer, the PayPal process automatically updates our system to issue the participants their access to our webinars.

    WEBINAR ACCESS LINKS.  Once payment is made and verified, we can activate the spot on the webinar then we can send the webinar access links to the email addresses of the participants – this only goes with Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash.  However, for payments made using PayPal, the activation process is automatic. Note that your webinar access link cannot be shared with anyone else.  If you cannot attend on the date and time of the webinar kindly advise us at the latest one day ahead.

     

    POWER WEBINARS. Powermax live webinars are designed to give you an incisive insight into a plethora of interesting and relevant topics using Zoom technology. It aims to uncork the latest updates, best practices, useful strategies, and tactics, and/or practical tips and techniques not just to widen your horizon but also to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills. Hopefully, this will also encourage you to register for the other webinars of Powermax. Just visit our site – www.powermax.ph to see our other webinars.

    A PLEASANT WEBINAR EXPERIENCE

    To ensure a pleasant webinar experience, we recommend to registrants to:

    1. Download and install the Zoom application beforehand
    2. Ensure that there is a proper internet WIFI connection
    3. Use a working webinar streaming device.

     

    TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    1. Definition of Terms
      • REGISTRANT – The person who has registered himself or other people for a webinar of Powermax
      • ENROLLEE(S) – The person(s) registered by the REGISTRANT
      • PAID REGISTRANT – The registrant who has paid in full for the registration of the ENROLLEE(S)
      • ATTENDEE(S) – The enrollee(s) who has / have actually attended the webinar
    2. The Official Receipts will be made available for pick up at the office of Powermax Consulting Group. If you need a soft copy, we can take a picture of it and send you a copy online. However, if you want the physical copy delivered to your office, you can arrange with and pay for a local courier service like Lalamove or Grab Express.
    3. Sharing of the presentation materials depends on the webinar speaker.

    (a) Some speakers willingly share their materials while others don’t
    (b) For the speakers who are willing to share their presentation materials

    • Some prefer that the materials be sent in advance while others prefer that they be sent after the webinar
    • Some prefer that the handouts to be given to the attendees are different from the PowerPoint files that they use and will not share the PPT files

    Powermax cannot guarantee that the presentation materials of each webinar will be shared, or shared in advance, or will be the same as the PPT file of the speaker.

    1. By joining the webinar of Powermax, you consent to interviews, photography, audio recording, video recording and its / their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, web casts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, inclusion on web sites, or for any other purpose(s) that Powermax, its vendors, partners, affiliates and/or representatives deem fit to use. You release Powermax, its officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication of interviews, photographs, computer images, video and/or or sound recordings.
    2. By entering the event premises (conference venue or Zoom meeting platform), you waive all rights to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any exhibition, streaming, webcasting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such exhibiting, broadcasting, webcasting, or other publication irrespective of whether a fee for admission or sponsorship is charged. You also waive any right to inspect or approve any photo, video, or audio recording taken.
    3. Any form of recording and sharing of the video, image or audio of the webinar is strictly prohibited unless with the express permission of the speaker and the management of Powermax Consulting Group.
    4. Your registration fee entitles your enrollee(s) to a slot in a webinar you have paid for but no record of the video of the webinar will be shared.
    5. If an enrollee fails to join the webinar because Powermax fails to give the webinar link, the payment of his / her REGISTRANT will be refunded in full or if the REGISTRANT prefers, the payment will be rolled over to other webinars of his / her choice.
    6. If an enrollee advises Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar that he / she cannot attend it, the payment for that slot will be rolled over to another webinar. But if he / she avails of the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials), the payment cannot be rolled over to another webinar.
    7. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar and also fails to advise Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar, the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials) will be given to him / her but there will be no option for rollover.
    8. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar because of a technical glitch on his / her device but other enrollees manage to join the said webinar, there will be no liability on the part of Powermax unless it can be established that there is a clear fault by a representative of Powermax.
    9. Certificates will be given to the ATTENDEES only.
    10. Questions or clarifications about the subject matter of a webinar can only be entertained by the speakers during the holding of the webinar. After the webinar, the speaker cannot be obliged to answer them through email, Facebook chat or some other means.
    11. Unless asked by the speaker or the host to talk, the attendees should not unmute their microphone to avoid distracting the session. Anyone who persists in unmuting his / her audio, despite the reminder or warning, will be removed from the webinar session.
    12. During the webinar, the ATTENDEES are not allowed to advertise any business competitive with the business of Powermax (seminars / webinars / events) or its sister company AGFI or Advertising and Gaming Fabrication, Inc. (signages, kiosks, podiums, gaming modules like tambiolo, roleta, pachinko; sticker and tarpaulin printing; and laser cutting)
    13. We want everyone to enjoy the webinar. However, we reserve the right to remove participants who are unruly or disruptive (e.g., repeatedly making noise, spamming the chat, recording the webinar, etc.) and no refund will be made.

     

    Thank you and enjoy!

    Keep safe and God Bless!

  • Significant Changes in Corporate Taxes

    Significant Changes in Corporate Taxes

    1,499.00 + VAT

    Featured Speaker: Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA
    Partner – Tax Reporting and Operations, SGV

    April 21, 2021
    1:30pm – 4:30pm
    *******************************************************************
    Regular Rate           Php 1,499.00 + VAT starting April 15, 2021
    Early Bird Rate        Php 1,399.00 + VAT until April 14, 2021
    Group Rate              Php 1,299.00 + VAT per pax for 5 or more pax

    Inclusive of the Webinar Session, the presentation materials and the Digital Certificate

    ******************************************************************* 

    Significant Changes in Corporate Taxes

    Introduction

    Are you aware of the significant changes in corporate taxes? How about the tax impact of RA11494, including NOLCO and Retirement Benefits? Do you know what’s in it for you for CREATE or Corporate Recovery Tax Incentives for Enterprises Act recently signed by President Duterte? How will you be affected? Among the topics to be covered are: changes in corporate tax and other taxes; rationalization of fiscal incentives; and impact on financial reporting. Be up to speed. Join this masterclass to be facilitated by Mr. Aaron Escartin, Partner in SGV’s Tax Reporting and Operations Group. It is worth your investment.

    Course Outline

    I. Tax Impact of Republic Act No. 11494 (“Bayanihan to Recover as One Act”)

    A. Net Operating Loss Carry-over (NOLCO)

    B. Retirement Benefits


    II. Corporate Recovery and Tax Incentives for Enterprises Act (“CREATE”)

    A. Changes in corporate tax and other taxes

    1. Corporate tax adjustments on:
    2. Corporate income tax transition
    3. Deductions from gross income
    4. Tax-free exchanges
    5. VAT-exempt transactions
    6. Other percentage tax
    7. Withholding taxes at source
    8. Credit or refund of taxes

    B. Rationalization of fiscal incentives

    1. Authority to grant incentives
    2. Qualifications of a Registered Business Enterprise (RBE) for Tax Incentives
    3. Domestic and Export Enterprises
    4. Fiscal incentives

    C. Impact on financial reporting

     


    Featured Speaker – Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA

    • Mr. Aaron Escartin, or “Ace” to his friends, is a CPA and a partner in SGV’s Tax Reporting and Operations Group. He handles tax compliance (review and outsourcing), tax due diligence review, tax planning, tax test of controls, SOX compliance, tax accounting services (income tax provisioning, deferred income tax review and calculation, and FIN 48 review and calculation), compensation planning, litigation support, contract reviews, and special tax studies (preparation of tax manuals), among others.
    • Ace joined SyCip Gorres Velayo & Co. (SGV), the Philippine member firm of Ernst & Young, in 1996, based in the Makati office. He is a Certified Public Accountant, 1996, Sixth place.
    • Ace obtained his Master of Business Administration degree from the De La Salle University in June 2001, Silver Medalist.
    • He received his Bachelor of Science in Accountancy degree from the University of the Philippines-Iloilo in November 1995, Cum Laude.
    • Ace has an MBA degree with Distinction from DLSU.
    • He is recognized as one of the Ernst & Young Chairman’s Values Champions in the Far East Area in 2007. Ace is a recipient of the SGV Special Award in July 2006 for exceptional contributions to the Tax Compliance Group.

     

     

    IMPORTANT REMINDERS

    LIMITED SLOTS. Limited slots are available. To avoid last-minute delays and inconveniences, we advise you to please register at the latest two days or one day before the webinar event.

    REGISTRATION. You must register or be registered by someone else to be able to join our webinars.  Webinar access links are strictly sent through email therefore make sure you indicate the right email addresses for the participants. Please indicate how many participants you wish to include before hitting the REGISTER NOW button.

    CHECK OUT. When you go to the Checkout Page, double-check the number of participants you have to register, if you change your mind or wish to make last-minute adjustments, do not forget to update your cart by clicking the UPDATE CART button.  Once everything is final, you may now click the PROCEED TO CHECK OUT button.

    BILLING DETAILS AND THE NAMES OF THE PARTICIPANTS. On the upper portion, you have to enter your details (esp. your email address) as the one paying for the registration. Underneath, you have to enter the details (esp. the email addresses) of the participants you wish to join the webinar.

    PAYMENT

    POWERMAX provides three (3) payment options:
    (1) Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer
    (2) G-Cash
    (3) PayPal/Credit or Debit Card Through PayPal

    Bank Deposit or Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash
    If you choose Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer or G-Cash, you have to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph.

    IMPORTANT:  Proof of payment must be sent to info@powermax.ph.  Failure to send the proof of payment to info@powermax.ph means the participants will not receive the webinar links even if the proof of payment is sent to other contact details of Powermax or its representatives (e.g., Facebook, Messenger, Viber, other email addresses, etc.).

    Payment Through PayPal
    If you choose to pay for your registration using PayPal you may do so.  Please take note that PayPal also accepts Debit Cards and Credit Cards bearing the VISA and Mastercard logo. Unlike the Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer, the PayPal process automatically updates our system to issue the participants their access to our webinars.

    WEBINAR ACCESS LINKS.  Once payment is made and verified, we can activate the spot on the webinar then we can send the webinar access links to the email addresses of the participants – this only goes with Bank Deposit/Online Bank Transfer / G-Cash.  However, for payments made using PayPal, the activation process is automatic. Note that your webinar access link cannot be shared with anyone else.  If you cannot attend on the date and time of the webinar kindly advise us at the latest one day ahead.

    POWER WEBINARS. Powermax live webinars are designed to give you an incisive insight into a plethora of interesting and relevant topics using Zoom technology. It aims to uncork the latest updates, best practices, useful strategies, and tactics, and/or practical tips and techniques not just to widen your horizon but also to equip you with the essential knowledge and skills. Hopefully, this will also encourage you to register for the other webinars of Powermax. Just visit our site – www.powermax.ph to see our other webinars.

    A PLEASANT WEBINAR EXPERIENCE

    To ensure a pleasant webinar experience, we recommend to registrants to:

    1. Download and install the Zoom application beforehand
    2. Ensure that there is a proper internet WIFI connection
    3. Use a working webinar streaming device.

     

    TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    1. Definition of Terms
      • REGISTRANT – The person who has registered himself or other people for a webinar of Powermax
      • ENROLLEE(S) – The person(s) registered by the REGISTRANT
      • PAID REGISTRANT – The registrant who has paid in full for the registration of the ENROLLEE(S)
      • ATTENDEE(S) – The enrollee(s) who has / have actually attended the webinar
    1. The Official Receipts will be made available for pick up at the office of

    Powermax Consulting Group. If you need a soft copy, we can take a picture of it and send you a copy online. However, if you want the physical copy delivered to your office, you can arrange with and pay for a local courier service like Lalamove or Grab Express.

    1. Sharing of the presentation materials depends on the webinar speaker.

    (a) Some speakers willingly share their materials while others don’t.
    (b) For the speakers who are willing to share their presentation materials

    • Some prefer that the materials be sent in advance while others prefer that they be sent after the webinar
    • Some prefer that the handouts to be given to the attendees are different from the PowerPoint files that they use and will not share the PPT files

    Powermax cannot guarantee that the presentation materials of each webinar will be shared, or shared in advance, or will be the same as the PPT file of the speaker.

    1. Any form of video, image or audio recording during the webinar is not allowed unless with the express permission of the speaker and the management of Powermax Consulting Group.
    2. Your registration fee entitles your enrollee(s) to a slot in a webinar you have paid for but no record of the video of the webinar will be given.
    3. If an enrollee fails to join the webinar because Powermax fails to give the webinar link, the payment of his / her REGISTRANT will be refunded in full or if the REGISTRANT prefers, the payment will be rolled over to other webinars of his / her choice.
    4. If an enrollee advises Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar that he / she cannot attend it, the payment for that slot will be rolled over to another webinar. But if he / she avails of the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials), the payment cannot be rolled over to another webinar.
    5. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar and also fails to advise Powermax five (5) days before the scheduled date of the webinar, the presentation materials of that webinar (assuming the speaker has shared the materials) will be given to him / her but there will be no option for rollover.
    6. If an enrollee fails to attend a webinar because of a technical glitch on his / her device but other enrollees manage to join the said webinar, there will be no liability on the part of Powermax unless it can be established that there is a clear fault by a representative of Powermax.
    7. Certificates will be given to the ATTENDEES only.
    8. Questions or clarifications about the subject matter of a webinar can only be entertained by the speakers during the holding of the webinar. After the webinar, the speaker cannot be obliged to answer them through email, Facebook chat or some other means.
    9. Unless asked by the speaker or the host to talk, the attendees should not unmute their microphone to avoid distracting the session. Anyone who persists in unmuting his / her audio, despite the reminder or warning, will be removed from the webinar session.

     

    Thank you and enjoy!

    Keep safe and God Bless!

  • Tax And Accounting Reconciliation

    Tax And Accounting Reconciliation

    1,699.00 + VAT

    Featured Speaker: Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA
    Tax Partner – SGV and Co.

    April 20, 2022
    2:00pm – 5:00pm
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    Regular Rate           Php 1,699.00 + VAT starting April 14, 2022
    Early Bird Rate        Php 1,399.00 + VAT until April 13, 2022
    Group Rate             Php 1,299.00 + VAT per pax for 5 – 14 pax
    Super Group Rate   Php 1,099.00 + VAT per pax for 15 or more pax

    Inclusive of the Webinar Session, the presentation materials and the Digital Certificate ******************************************************************* 

    Tax And Accounting Reconciliation

     

    Introduction

    Do you want to clearly understand the Philippine tax and accounting landscape and the mainstream differences that practitioners usually overlook when preparing financial statements and ITR’s? Take advantage of this special learning session.  It will feature Tax Partner of SGV, Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA, who is well reputed for his ability not just to explain the subject matter clearly but also in simplifying what looks complex and nebulous to the immense satisfaction of the participants.  He placed 6th in the May 1996 CPA Licensure Exam and was recognized as one of the 10 Ernst and Young Chairman Values Champions in 2007. He is currently taking Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) at Aston Business School, Aston University, United Kingdom.

     

    Course Outline

    1. Overview
      1. Tax rules and regulations
      2. Financial accounting standards
    2. Permanent differences
      1. Items reported for tax purposes only
      2. Items reported for financial reporting purposes only
    3. Temporary differences
      1. Deductible temporary differences
      2. Taxable temporary differences
    4. Net operating loss carryover (NOLCO)
      1. Tax Code
      2. Bayanihan Act
    5. Taxable income vs. financial income
      1. Determination of taxable income
      2. Determination of financial income
      3. Reconciliation of financial income and taxable income
    6. Optional standard deduction (OSD)
      1. Determination of taxable income under OSD
      2. Reconciliation of financial income and taxable income
    7. Regular corporate income tax (RCIT) rates
      1. Domestic corporations
      2. Resident foreign corporations
    8. Minimum corporate income tax (MCIT)
      1. Determination of gross income for tax reporting
      2. Determination of gross income for financial reporting
      3. Reconciliation of gross income for financial reporting and gross income for tax reporting
      4. Carryover of excess MCIT over RCIT
    9. Determination of tax still due
      1. RCIT vs MCIT
      2. Excess MCIT over RCIT credits
      3. Other credits

     

    RESOURCE SPEAKER – Mr. Aaron Escartin, CPA

    • Mr. Aaron Escartin, or “Ace” to hs friends, is a Certified Public Accountant
    • He was the 6th placer in the May 1996 CPA Licensure Examination
    • He is a partner in SGV’s Tax Services Practice, focusing on Global Compliance and Reporting (GCR)
    • A country leader in Accounting Compliance & Reporting (ACR) and Payroll Operate Services (POS)
    • Recognized as one of the 10 Ernst & Young Chairman Values Champions in the Far East Area in 2007 and received SGV Special Award in 2006 & 2007
    • More than 20 yrs (12 yrs as Partner) of Public Accounting experience in the Philippines
    • Handles tax due diligence review, tax planning, tax compliance review, business tax compliance, among others.
    • Clients include telecommunications (both wireless & fixed line), broadcasting, consumer products, automotive, business process outsourcing, semiconductors, manufacturing, water & electric utility, trading, hotels, real estate, oil & gas, & various service companies
    • Currently taking Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) at Aston Business School, Aston University, United Kingdom
    • Took up MSc in International Accounting and Finance – Strategic Finance in Practice – with Meritt, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom, July 2020
    • MBA, Silver Medalist, De La Salle University Manila – June, 2001
    • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, Cum Laude, Univ of the Philippines Visayas, Iloilo City, November 1995
    • Former President of Phil Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA)

     

    In-House Training

    We can conduct in-house training for the above program for your company to make it more customized to your requirements.

    In the same vein, with our battery of seasoned Filipino trainers or speakers, training consultants and facilitators, we can conduct other employee development programs for your people configured to your preferences:

    HUMAN RESOURCE or HR

    • Basic and Advanced HR
    • Recruitment or Talent Selection
    • Onboarding
    • Training or Learning and Development
    • Job Evaluation
    • Employee Compensation and Benefits

    LABOR LAW

    • Labor Law 101
    • Flexible Work Arrangements
    • Company Policy
    • Employee Discipline
    • Administrative Hearing
    • Job Contracting

    TAXATION

    • Basic Taxation
    • All About VAT
    • Withholding Taxes
    • Tax Assessment
    • Percentage Tax
    • Legal Strategies to Reduce Tax
    • Handling B.I.R. Audit
    • Employee Benefits Tax

    ACCOUNTING

    • Basic Accounting and Bookkeeping
    • Understanding Financial Statements
    • Strengthening Your Accounting Systems
    • Internal Control
    • Accounting for Non-Accountants
    • Finance for Non-Financial Professionals

    SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT

    • Introduction to Materials Management
    • Warehouse Management
    • Inventory Planning and Control
    • Modern Procurement
    • Supply Management

    LEADERSHIP, MANAGEMENT OR SUPERVISION

    • Basic Leadership and Management Excellence
    • Supervisory Leadership Development
    • Developing Your Managerial Leadership
    • How to Bring Out the Best in People

    SALES

    • Awaken the Sales Champion in You
    • Professional Selling
    • ExSELLence
    • How to Handle Objections
    • 39 Ways to Close More Sales

    OTHER PROGRAMS

    • Customer Service
    • Telephone and Email Etiquette
    • Top Techniques to improve Collection
    • Work Attitude and Values Enhancement
    • Mastering Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication

     

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    13. We want everyone to enjoy the webinar. However, we reserve the right to remove participants who are unruly or disruptive (e.g., repeatedly making noise, spamming the chat, recording the webinar, etc.) and no refund will be made.

     

    Thank you and enjoy!

    Keep safe and God Bless!

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