Executive Order No. 43, s. 1986

MALACAÑANG
MANILA

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES

EXECUTIVE ORDER NO 43

RESTRUCTURING THE PRIVATE MOTOR VEHICLE TAX

WHEREAS, there is a need to rationalize the structure of the tax on private motor vehicles by basing the same on the ability to pay of the owners thereof as indicated by the type and age of their vehicles;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, CORAZON C. AQUINO, President of the Philippines, do hereby order:

SECTION 1. The owners of motor vehicles classified as “private” shall, upon every annual registration, pay a private motor vehicle tax in accordance with the following schedule:

VEHICULAR TYPE

Light Medium Heavy  Utility Vehicle
Age (0-1600cc) (1601 cc-
2800 cc)
(2801 cc
& over)
(2700 Kg GW
and below)
 Current  P1000  P3000  P6000  P1000
1 year old    1000    3000    6000    1000
2 years old    1000    3000    6000    1000
3 years old    1000    3000    6000    1000
4 years old    1000    2400    6000    1000
5 years old    1000    2400    6000    1000
Over 5 years old      700    1200    2800      900

SECTION 2. The Minister of Transportation and Communications shall issue the necessary rules and regulations to implement the provisions of this Executive Order.

SECTION 3. All laws, orders, issuances, rules and regulations or parts thereof inconsistent with this Executive Order are hereby repealed or modified accordingly.

SECTION 4. This Executive Order shall take effect on January 1, 1987.

Done in the City of Manila, this 22nd day of August in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and eighty-six.

(Sgd.) CORAZON C. AQUINO
President of the Philippines

By the President:

(Sgd.) JOKER P. ARROYO
Executive Secretary

Source: Presidential Management Staff

Office of the President of the Philippines. (1986). [Executive Order Nos. : 1 – 170]. Manila : Presidential Management Staff.