Basically the mood in the i-café industry is one of denial regarding the effects of the global financial crisis that is hitting the Philippines. Many would still not believe that it would affect the industry ... read more
I was formerly an i-café owner and I have been and up to now involved in the various activities to improve the conditions of the internet cafe industry in the Philippines but ... read more
NOTE: The following article was written by Mr. Gener Luis Morada of Internet Cafe Association of Imus (ICAII) Inc.
When the news broke about the world financial crisis in the third quarter of last year it seems ... read more
In order to evade paying what seems to be an ever increasing local tax being levied by a local government unit (LGU), more and more owners are thinking of “closing” their i-cafés and secure new permits instead of ... read more
Another issue that always crop up during this period of business registration with LGUs is the difference in the amount of local tax paid on an i-café’s first year of operation versus the amount assessed for payment in ... read more
Were you surprised at the amount you have to pay your local government for your business tax? Is it a lot more than what you paid last year? Did they use your declared income as the tax base ... read more