BIR files tax evasion charges against model Daiana Menezes

The BIR charged model Daiana Menezes for non-filing of an Income Tax return from 2007 to 2009. Ms. Menezes is being asked to settle PHP983,658.07 in deficiency taxes with surcharges and interests.

The model has issued a statement, and @ancalerts quoted, “The issue about my taxes is being addressed and I have been paying my taxes religiously. In fact, I am bound to pay before the April 15 deadline. I may be Brazilian –but as someone working here in the Philippines, I am always respectful of its laws and policies.”

Cocoy Dayao

Cocoy is the Chief Technology Officer of Lab Rats Technica, a Digital Consulting company that specialises in DevOps, iOS, and Web Apps, E-Commerce sites, Cybersecurity and Social Media consulting. He is a technology enthusiast, political junkie and social observer who enjoys a good cup of coffee, comic books, and tweets as @cocoy on twitter.

Cocoy is also the Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief of the ProPinoy Project.

Cocoy considers himself to be Liberal.