Though Quezon City consistently ranks among top cities in terms of revenue generation, Quezon City Vice Mayor Joy Belmonte said there was still room for improvement to drive up the city’s income per capita.
Commission on Audit
It’s quite an achievement.
The Commission on Audit (COA) has called out the Valenzuela City government for the delayed release of the real property tax (RPT) shares of its 33 barangays.
Parañaque City Rep. Gus Tambunting has called for a congressional probe on the more than Php 4-billion worth of shortfall in sales collection of small town lottery (STL) operations across the country.
The Commission on Audit (COA) has ordered former Makati City Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay Jr. and three others to refund P45 million in intelligence and confidential funds (ICF) exceeding allowable limits.
The Commission on Audit (COA) has denied the claim of the Makati City government’s janitorial service provider to be paid interest, damages and litigation expenses in connection with an P8.39-million payment dispute.
The Commission on Audit (COA) has thumbed down the Quezon City government’s spending of P30.678 million on 1,450 signages for 63 different schools last year.
The Commission on Audit (COA) has urged the Quezon City government to file charges against 25 real estate developers—including affiliates of SM Development Corporation (SMDC)—for cheating it of P157.39 million in business taxes.
The Metro Manila Development Authority is solely to blame for the widespread flooding of the metropolis in the last few weeks after it failed to use over P3 billion funds and implement majority of flood control projects last year.