Did you know that?
· Fully-dependent to IRA -- There are 33 municipalities which have 100% dependency from the Internal Revenue Allotment? 27 of them are from the ARMM, 3 from Region X, 2 from CAR, 1 from Region 2
· Least IRA Dependent -- Only 6% of the total income of Makati City was sourced from the Internal Revenue Allotment. 94% of their income comes from various local sources, biggest share of which comes from business tax.
· Biggest and smallest share of IRA (amount)--
For Cities, Davao City followed by Quezon City have the biggest share of IRA, while Trece Martires and Vigan have the smallest.
For Municipalities, Dasmarinas and Bacoor , both in Cavite, have the biggest IRA Share, while San Jose in Romblon and Agutaya in Palawan have the smallest.
For Provinces, Pangasinan and Cebu have the biggest IRA share, while Batanes and Siquijor have the smallest.
(Source: 2006 SIE, BLGF-DOF)
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