(Freeman page 6 / Rene Borromeo | Sunstar page A2 / PDF | DYHP 5:30 a.m. | July 18, 2011)
The Cebu City Council’s committee on laws and good government recommended the approval of the proposed ordinance seeking transfer tax exemption to all socialized housing beneficiaries who have paid their obligations to the city government in full.
The law provides that the local government units, through ordinances duly approved by its legislators, may grant tax exemptions, incentives or reliefs under such terms and conditions as they may be necessary.
After setting a Guinness record for the Largest Dance Class in the World here in Cebu City, don’t expect Cebu City Sports Commission head Edward Hayco to sit down and savor his victory.
In fact, the hardworking sports chief is eyeing another record with the staging of the largest chess tournament on November 19 at the Cebu City Sports Center.
Hayco and the members of his team including arbiter and chess organizer Roger Abella will be dividing the participants into age groups while a final meeting of officials, coaches and organizers will be held anytime this month.