DOLE’s ECC says companies employing PWDs may avail of tax incentives
Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz, Chairman of the Board of the Employees Compensation Commission, an attached agency of the DOLE, reminded employers who employ persons with work-related disabilities (PWRDs) to avail of tax incentives under R.A. 7277, otherwise known as Magna Carta for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs).
“The Employees’ Compensation Program’s primary beneficiaries–persons with work- related disabilities–are entitled to the benefits provided under R.A. 7277, thus, their employers can avail of the tax incentives accorded them by the said law,” Baldoz said.
Read the full article at the official Department of Labor and Employment website at http://www.dole.gov.ph/news/view/2338
Read Inquirer.Net’s take on Filipino Employers’ Attitudes Toward Persons with Disabilities at https://business.inquirer.net/104615/filipino-employers-attitudes-toward-persons-with-disabilities
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