BIR exceeds January target collection goal-A A +A
Monday, February 24, 2014
THE Revenue District 93A of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has exceeded its target collection goal by P3.7 million for the month of January this year in Zamboanga City.
Revenue District 93A head Cresencio Agad said they have collected a total P213,117,314.60 in revenues last month, which is higher by P3.7 million compared to the target collection goal of P209,417,000.
Agad said they managed to surpass the target collection goal set by the agency through massive information dissemination, tax mapping campaign, monitoring, and intensified collection.
Revenue District 93A covers the entire city of Zamboanga, which comprises of 98 villages which is home to big hotels, canneries, malls and other business establishments.
Agad said he ordered his personnel to continue the efforts to maintain the good collections to be able to meet its 2014 target collection goal.
The BIR office in Zamboanga Peninsula region has tasked the Revenue District No. 93A to collect P2.4 billion revenues this year in this city.
The Revenue District No. 93A failed to reach its annual target collection goal due to the standoff last September. (Bong Garcia)