Sarangani representative and boxing champ Manny Pacquiao was ranked as the second highest taxpayer in the Philippines.
This is based on Bureau of Internal Revenue’s (BIR) newly-released list of top 500 individual taxpayers for 2014.
According to BIR’s official website, Pacquiao paid taxes worth P210,305,927.
Queen of All Media Kris Aquino, on the other hand, landed on the sixth spot with P54,530,635 paid taxes.
Megastar Sharon Cuneta paid taxes worth P49,117,122, making her the 13th top taxpayer in the country.
Award-winning actor John Lloyd Cruz made it as the 22nd highest taxpayer with taxes paid worth 37,701,343.
Eat Bulaga! host Vic Sotto paid taxes worth P27,001,073, making him the 45th highest taxpayer.
Kapamilya hunk Piolo Pascual paid taxes worth P26,423,395, making him the 48th highest taxpayer.
Kapamilya actor Coco Martin paid P22,017,644, making him the 66th highest taxpayer.
Pop Princess Sarah Geronimo was listed as the 72nd highest taxpayer with P21,471,618 paid taxes.
Hunky actor Derek Ramsay was ranked 90th highest taxpayer with paid taxes worth P20,022,099.
Kapuso Primetime Queen Marian Rivera was ranked as 98th highest taxpayer with paid taxes worth P19,000,949.
RANKING BEYOND 100. Dramatic actress Bea Alonzo was ranked as 112th highest taxpayer with P17,323,425 paid taxes.
Kapuso comedian Michael V. was ranked as 121st highest taxpayer with P16,736,485 paid taxes.
Young superstar Judy Ann Santos also made it to the list as the 133rd highest taxpayer with P15,964,435 worth of paid taxes.
Gandang Gabi Vice host Vice Ganda paid P15,762,986, making him the 137th highest taxpayer.
Chinita Princess Kim Chiu paid P12,798,376, making her the 187th highest taxpayer.
Multimedia star Toni Gonzaga paid P12,666,734, making her the 192nd highest taxpayer.
Action superstar Robin Padilla landed on the 197th spot with P12,574,707 worth of paid taxes.
Kapatid star Ogie Alcasid paid P10,926,131, making him the 235th highest taxpayer.
Asia's Songbird Regine Velasquez was listed as 317th highest taxpayer with paid taxes worth P9,306,652.
Kapamilya actress Angel Locsin was ranked as 354th highest taxpayer with paid taxes worth P8,796,987.
Former Be Careful With My Heart lead stars Richard Yap and Jodi Sta. Maria also made it to the list.
Richard was ranked 310th highest taxpayer with P9,401,779 310 worth of paid taxes.
Jodi was ranked 381st highest taxpayer with P8,369,917 worth of paid taxes.
Kapamilya Teen King Daniel Padilla and Teen Queen Kathryn Bernardo were also included among the highest taxpayers for 2014.
Daniel paid P8,278,942, making him the 392nd highest taxpayer.
Kathryn paid P8,027,238, making her the 414th highest taxpayer.
Meanwhile, Kapuso actress Heart Evangelista was listed as the 445th highest taxpayer with P7,681,435 worth of paid taxes.
TV NETWORK EXECS. Some TV network executives were also cited among the highest paid taxpayers.
TV5 Chairman Manny Pangilinan was the 27th highest taxpayer with P27,090,368 worth of paid taxes.
ABS-CBN Chairman Emeritus Oscar Lopez paid P30,677,807, making him the 33rd highest taxpayer for 2014.
APT Entertainment owner Antonio Tuviera was listed as the 77th highest taxpayer with P20,757,533 worth of paid taxes.
GMA Network Chairman and CEO Atty. Felipe Gozon was the 79th highest taxpayer with P20,711,605 worth of paid taxes.
Outgoing ABS-CBN President Charo Santos-Concio was listed as 101st highest taxpayer with P18,764,317 worth of paid taxes.
GMA President and COO Gilberto Duavit Jr. landed on the 110th spot with P17,633,085 worth of paid taxes.
ABS-CBN Chairman Eugenio "Gabby" Lopez III was ranked as 273rd highest paying taxpayer with P9,989,725 worth of paid taxes.
GMA shareholder Menardo Jimenez Jr. paid P9,844,154, making him the 281st highest taxpayer.
ABS-CBN Channel Head Cory Vidanes was listed as 287th highest taxpayer with paid taxes worth P9,785,410.
GMA News anchorwoman Jessica Soho was listed as 344th highest taxpayer with P8,935,893 paid taxes.
ABS-CBN Head of TV Production for Entertainment Laurenti Dyogi was ranked as 364th highest taxpayer with P8,550,731 of paid taxes.
Incoming ABS-CBN President and CEO Carlo Katigbak was listed as 368th highest taxpayer with paid taxes worth P8,516,568.
ABS-CBN director Olivia Lamasan was listed as 407th highest taxpayer with P8,151,791 of paid taxes.