TACLOBAN CITY– The city government here recognized the top 10 most outstanding real property and business taxpayers in the city this year.

The Tacloban city government recognized its top 10 taxpayers for the current year. City Treasurer Zosima Cordaño, representing Mayor Alfred Romualdez, expressed her gratitude for the continued support of the taxpayers saying they help sustain the local government’s programs and projects for its constituents.(TCIO)

In an awarding ceremony at the Pacific Point Events and Resort in San Jose, City Treasurer Zosima Cordaño led the distribution of plaques and tokens to the awardees.

The 2022 top 10 outstanding businesses were Metro Gaisano Tacloban; Toyota Tacloban Leyte Inc.; Leyte II Electric Cooperative Inc.; Coca-cola Beverages Philippines Inc.; CSB Finance Inc.; SARC Food Corporation; JT International (Philippines) Inc.; SM Prime Holdings Inc.; Choy Dong 2 Vegetable Dealer and Christopher P. Bautista Dried Fish and Salted Fish in Tacloban Public Supermarket.

Composing the top real property taxpayers were Robinsons Land Corporation; Metro Retail and Development; SM Prime Holdings; Coca-cola Beverages Phils. Inc.; Petron Corporation; Mother of Mercy Hospital; Tacloban PNT Ventures Corp.; Michael and Michelle Lee and Wayne Builders Unltd.

Meantime, Cordaño expressed gratitude for the continued support given by the revenue partners that paved the way for the realization of numerous projects and enabled the city to reach various awards. These include the Highest Nominal Income in Region 8 and the top 10 among the performing cities in terms of revenue growth and income at the national level.

The #Pasidungog program is one of the highlights of the 14th-year celebration since the city’s conversion as a highly urbanized city (HUC) on December 18, 2008.