Principal, Tax and Country Leader for Indirect Tax Services and Tax Intelligence Solution Champion KPMG in the Philippines
KPMG R.G. Manabat & Co.
Relevant Experience: Manny joined KPMG in July 1999 from another Big Four firm based in the Makati Central Business District, the primary economic hub of the Philippines, where he started his career as a tax professional in January 1993. His work included representing companies litigating in the tax courts, providing structuring advice to multinational clients including advising on the VAT system in the Philippines and assisting in getting refund or duty drawback claims by VAT taxpayers. Part of his work was assisting multinational companies set up in the Philippines, which included providing advice for industry start-ups or pioneers seeking to avail of the incentives available to certain kinds of foreign investors.