Little city that could: DOF names Malabon as top Metro Manila LGU in revenue collection efficiency


Malabon has bested 16 other local government units (LGUs) in Metro Manila to be named as the best city in terms of revenue collection efficiency.

Awarded annually, the Department of Finance-Bureau of Local Government Finance recognizes LGUs who excelled in their revenue collection efforts towards better local governance and efficient public service.

The city collected more than P240 million in fees and charges, exceeding its target of P144 million and posting a collection efficiency rate of 166.15%.

Mayor Len Len Oreta thanked Malabon’s taxpayers for supporting the city and assured them that their taxes are spent on important government projects.

“Ito ay pera ng mamamayan kaya naman maingat at tapat itong ginagasta para tiyaking nabibigyang kalinga ang bawat Pamilyang Malabonian,” he said.