Quezon City, 09 February 2010 – The Bureau of Internal Revenue issued a directive thru Revenue Memorandum Order (RMO)No. 2-2010, setting no limitation in the amount of cash or check that shall be accepted by Revenue Collection Officers (RCOs) in areas where there are AABs, as payment of annual income taxes using BIR Form Nos. 1700, 1701 and 1702, during the April 15 deadline, to serve the taxpayers better.
However, for all other taxes, payment in cash should not exceed Twenty Thousand Pesos (P20,000) per return, otherwise the Bureau shall not accept the tax payment and issue Revenue Official Receipt (ROR).
Only payment made thru checks shall have no limitation on the amount for all taxes and shall be accepted by the Bureau.
The said RMO further stated that the issuance of RORs for annual income tax payment of individual taxpayers and calendar-period corporate taxpayers shall start 5 days working days prior to and until April 15.