The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Surviving a BIR Audit

In the Philippines, the taxpayer is deemed responsible for tax compliance and is expected to know which taxes should be paid, how and when to pay them, and by what means he can comply with the required reports. The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) acts as the tax authority with the right to conduct tax

Growing Kamias and Its Many Uses

Kamias (Averrhoa bilimbi) is a mall tree growing 5 to 12 meters high. Leaves are pinnate, 20-60 cm long, with hairy rachis and leaflets. Leaflets are opposite, 10 to 17 pairs, oblong, 5 to 10 cm in length. Flowers, about 1.5 cm long, and slightly fragrant. Fruit, green and edible, about 4 cm long, subcylindric

Woodworking, A Small-Scale Business

Woodworking is the art of forming and shaping wood to make both useful and decorative objects. It is a skillful process which takes time and determination to master. However, if you can perfect the making of a product – a bowl, for example – you can sell it to make money. Running a successful woodworking

Making Virgin Coconut Oil for Your Personal Consumption

The health benefits of coconut oil are mainly from the medium chain fatty acids (MCFAs). An adult needs about 3.5 tablespoons of organic virgin coconut oil a day according to researchers. It is recommended to take this amount throughout the day with food high in fiber and protein. There are many ways to use Virgin

Lomi Recipe for Your Food Business

Lomi or pancit lomi is a Chinese-Filipino dish made with a variety of thick fresh egg noodles of about a quarter of an inch in diameter. Because of its popularity at least in the eastern part of Batangas, there are as many styles of cooking lomi as there are eateries, panciterias or restaurants offering the

Philippine Entrepreneurship & Business Expo 2015

What: 6th Philippine Business and Entrepreneurship Expo When: July 17-19, 2015 Where: Megatrade Hall 2-3, 5th Floor, SM Megamall Philippine Entrepreneurship & Business Expo, a business event expo is part of our conscious effort in cultivating and nurturing the Small and Medium Enterprises Industry. PBEX focuses on delivering a very unique event experience to support