DOF-RIPS BRINGS PORSCHE-DRIVING CUSTOMS MESSENGER TO JUSTICE

Posted in: Press Releases- Mar 18, 2014 No Comments

Carag: President’s Customs Reform Team is serious in fighting corruption The law finally caught up with the Porsche-driving Bureau of Custom (BOC) messenger who figured in a shooting incident in the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX) and at the Resort World Complex in January 21, 2012. Paulino C. Elevado IV (Elevado) was found guilty by the […]

RESIGNED CUSTOMS EXAMINER SENTENCED TO JAIL FOR NOT DISCLOSING CARS, ESTATE IN SALN

Posted in: Press Releases- Mar 17, 2014 No Comments

DOF lauds court action, a landmark victory in President’s customs reform program The Revenue Integrity Protection Service (RIPS), the anti-corruption arm of the Department of Finance (DOF), scored a major victory in its anti-corruption drive after a Metropolitan Trial Court Judge found a Customs Examiner guilty of perjury and sentenced her to a prison term, […]

BIR QC ASSISTANT REGIONAL DIRECTOR SUSPENDED FOR FAILURE TO ACCURATELY DECLARE PROPERTIES IN HER SALNs

Posted in: Press Releases- Mar 11, 2014 No Comments

Assistant Regional Director Marina C. De Guzman of the Quezon City Revenue Region No. 7, Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) was found guilty of Simple Neglect of Duty by the Office of the Ombudsman, suspending her for three (3) months without pay. The Department of Finance-Revenue Integrity Protection Service (DOF-RIPS) filed an administrative complaint in […]

CUSTOMS CLERK SUED FOR UNEXPLAINED WEALTH

Posted in: Press Releases- Feb 06, 2014 No Comments

The Revenue Integrity Protection Service (RIPS) of the Department of Finance filed graft charges today with the Office of the Ombudsman against an Administrative Aide of the Bureau of Customs (BOC). In its 15-page complaint, RIPS states that respondent’s cash purchase of a P1,170,000.00 house and lot is grossly disproportionate to her gross monthly salary […]