Philippines to charge news site Rappler for tax evasion
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
MANILA, Nov 9 (Reuters) - The Philippines' justice
department said on Friday it had found cause to indict online
news site Rappler and its top executive for tax evasion.
The justice department said it "found probable cause" to
indict Rappler for violation of the country's tax laws after it
did not declare gains made in its 2015 tax returns.
Rappler said in a statement the indictment "is a clear form
of harassment" and "an attempt to silence reporting that does