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Civil remedies taken for collection of Marcos' estate tax

Requested from PCGG by V. Viray at 07:05 AM on Mar 24, 2022.
Purpose: Academic and legal research
Date of Coverage: 06/05/1997 - 03/24/2022
Tracking no: #PCGG-893747163852

Viray 07:05 AM, Mar 24, 2022

Aside from the levy on the properties mentioned in Marcos II v. CIR, G.R. No. 120880 June 5, 1997, what steps has BIR taken to collect the estate tax assessment on the Marcos estate?  Has a warrant of levy been issued on any real property, including the Marcos' Makati condominium (Imelda's residence)?  Has BIR served a warrant of distraint on their personal properties, including the paintings seen in the background during the interview of Imelda at her condo in the documentary The Kingmaker?

April 8, 2022

Dear [Redacted][First name] Viray,


Thank you for your request dated Mar 24, 2022 07:05:45 AM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

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