The staff of Iloilo province’s Treasury and Assessment offices with Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. and Provincial Administrator Raul Banias present the awards won by the two offices in the recently-concluded 4th Quarter Conference-Workshop and Year-End General Assembly of the Regional Association of Treasurers and Assessors in Region VI (Regata VI) in collaboration with the Bureau of Local Government Finance Regional Office VI (BLGF VI) during the flag-raising ceremony on Monday, December 11, 2017.
The Provincial Treasury and Assessment offices of Iloilo province bagged the major awards in the 4th Quarter Conference-Workshop and Year-End General Assembly of the Regional Association of Treasurers and Assessors in Region VI (Regata VI) in collaboration with the Bureau of Local Government Finance Regional Office VI (BLGF VI) held at Sampaguita Gardens, New Washington, Aklan last December 6, 2017.
The Provincial Treasurers Office (PTO), then under the leadership of Rosalia Aguiling, was awarded the Most Outstanding Performance in the collection of locally sourced revenues for Calendar Year (CY) 2016 for obtaining the highest performance rating of 99% among provinces in Region VI.
Locally sourced revenues include real property tax collection and other provincial local taxes, fees and charges and collections from local economic enterprise of the province.
It was also awarded with the Most Outstanding Performance in Economic Enterprise Operation for CY 2016 for attaining 116% collection efficiency and Most Outstanding Performance in the Early Submission of Report (Electronic Statement of Receipts and Expenditures) for the same calendar year in the whole region.
On the other hand, the Provincial Assessor’s Office headed by Mary Katherine Sullano, received the major award in the field of assessment services as the Most Outstanding Provincial Assessment Office in Real Property Tax Assessments for CY 2016.
The tireless efforts of the provincial and municipal treasury and assessment offices in the entire province continuously add honor, pride and joy to the Iloilo Provincial Government.