Meet Our Team

Raymund J. Manaig, CPA, MBA
Managing Partner

  manaig.rj@gmail.com
  +639175003920

View Raymund’s Resume

Qualifications

  • Tax Consultancy and Advisory
  • Tax Review Lectures
  • Handling BIR Investigations
  • Corporate Services
  • Tax Compliance Review and Tax Returns Preparation and Filing
  • Conducts CPD Seminars and Trainings on Taxation Cloud Accounting Software
  • External Audit of Financial Statements
  • Fraud/Special Audits and Internal Audits
  • ICPA for Tax Refund Cases with the Court of Tax Appeals
  • Other Assurance and Non-Assurance Services
  • A generalist with expertise in Philippine taxation on PEZA/BOI Entities, Information Technology, Agriculture,Trading, Manufacturing and Services.
  • He graduated from De La Salle University Taft, Manila last September 2003 with a Masters degree on Business Administration.
  • He Graduated as Cum Laude and Rector’s Awardee in Colegio de San Juan de Letran-Calamba last March 1995
  • Managing Partner, Manaig, Manaig & Co., CPAs. (14 yrs.)
  • Sole Practitioner, Auditor & Tax Compliance (2 yrs.)
  • Professor/Asst. Professor at Letran-Calamba & City College Calamba (9 yrs. )
  • Finance and accounting outsourcing service, P&G (4 yrs.)
  • Former Audit Staff at Bondoc, Wong & Co., CPAs (3 yrs.)

Raymund is the managing partner of Manaig, Manaig & Co., CPAs (MM&Co.) and has been in the practice for more than 20 years. His firm currently has 22 staffs, 70% of which are CPAs. In October 2016, his firm was promoted as a Certified Xero Advisor Gold Partner. Moreover, his firm is a member of IECnet since September 2017, https://iecnet.net/, an international association of accountants, auditors and tax consultants.

Prior to establishing MM&Co., he worked for 3 yrs as a staff auditor and tax accountant with Bondoc, Wong &Co., CPAs, Makati Philippines. He worked with a D.M. Consunji for 2 years as a senior accountant. He also had a 4 year service delivery experience at Procter & Gamble Asia PTE Ltd. as a Band 1 process owner handling disbursements, affiliate transactions and accounts payable. Then, he started practicing the public accounting profession as a sole practitioner in 1999. Simultaneously, he started his own businesses: computer rentals and restaurant in the same year while doing part-time/full-time teaching work at Colegio de San Juan de Letran from 1997 up to 2006 teaching Basic Accounting, Managerial accounting, Auditing Theory and Auditing Problems. Then, he also became a part-time assistant professor in City College of Calamba teaching Auditing Theory and Auditing Problems—in both schools, total of 9 years teaching experience. Now, he is also currently an “enhancement” tax reviewer for CPA reviewees at LCRC- Laguna, a CPA review center in Calamba Laguna established in July 2017 of which he is the president and review director.

As a managing partner of MM&Co. whose main role aside from management, is in the area of taxation, he provided tax advisory services for both local and international clients. He handled various Letter of Authorities, Letter Notices and Tax Verification Notices involving determination of clients’ compliance with tax rules and regulations and has represented clients in tax cases before the Bureau of Internal Revenue in various Revenue District Offices (RDOs). He represented taxpayers in Tax Refunds cases filed in the Court of
Tax Appeals (CPA) as an ICPA. He has addressed queries on tax and other corporate concerns; handled registration, BOI & PEZA accreditations, closure, terminationof business, and other requirements for doing business in the Philippines. He also conducted a lot of Tax Trainings, Seminars & Workshops with CPD units.

Marife C. Manaig, CPA
Master of Business Administration – Candidate
General Partner

  manaig.mc@gmail.com
  +639178150419

  • A Professional with meaningful experience in the Public Accounting Practice, Tax Preparation & Consultancy, and Streamlining of processes in a fully-computerized environment.
  • An Accountant, General Ledger Team-leader, and Section Manager in a multi-national company with vast experience in account reconciliations, financial reporting to directors, management of a group of accountants in a highly professionalized and best in class organization.
  • A Process-oriented individual who is keen to details and is able to adapt and come up with efficient and improved processes leveraging on available resources. Has meaningful experience in leading global projects on accounting process improvements and accounting software/s implementations.
  • More than 12 years of finance and accounting outsourcing service delivery experience from a multinational accounting and finance service center.
  • More than 6 years extensive experiences in consultancy, accounting, audit and tax practice
  • More than 9 years experience as an entrepreneur

General Partner

October 2011 up to the Present ; Services rendered to various clients: Trading, Manufacturing, Non-profit Institutions and Service Entities:

  • External and internal audit
  • Setting up/Implementation of accounting systems
  • Special (fraud) audits
  • Bookkeeping
  • Financial statement preparations
  • Reconciliation services
  • Tax investigation assistance
  • Consultation
  • Agreed-upon procedures
  • Due-diligence audit

October 2008 up to the Present

Corporate Secretary and Consultant

Section Manager for Finance (Band II)

Central Operational Reporting Excellence Manager
Core Accounting Group Manager
June 2010 to October 2011

Team Leader Finance Manager (Band I)

Employee Service Governance Leader
General Ledger Operational Excecllence Leader
December 2006 to June 2010

Finance Process Owner (PO1)

Accounts Payable Process Owner
Selling , Research & Admin Accountant
October 1999 to December 2006

  • Advanced/Expert in Windows Applications
  • Experienced SAP user handling different roles in a multinational company for 12 years
  • Certified Xero Clould Accounting Advisor
  • Implements Xero Accounting Software to Clients

De La Salle University, Taft Manila

Master of Business Administration – Candidate
Stopped in 2006

Philippine School of Business Administration, Quezon City

Bachelor of Science in Accountancy
March 1998

Certified Public Accountant
Valid until 04.19.2022

BOA Accreditation No. 0795
Valid until 12.09.2020

CDA Accreditation CEA No. 0017-AF
Valid until  8.15.2019

BIR Accreditation No. 09-006063-001-2014
Valid until 02.08.2021

Alpha Nourah Cadiang-Meer, CPA
Tax and Audit Group Supervisor

  cadiang.anp@gmail.com
  +639496683766

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy (City College of Calamba – Philippines)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Philippines

Alpha has more than 5 years of meaningful experience in the accounting, auditing, taxation and other assurance and non-assurance services rendered to companies from various industries, namely: Trading, Manufacturing, Non-profit Institutions, Cooperatives and Service Entities. She has handled a number of BIR investigations. She also handles a group of CPAs working on the firm’s Tax Retainer clients, Bookkeeping, Financial Reporting and Audit of Financial Statements.

Mary Rose B. Batario-Magnaye, CPA
Accounting and Xero Implemention
Group Supervisor

  batario.mrb@gmail.com
  +639173085915

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, Academic Excellence Award Top 7, (City College of Calamba- Philippines)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Philippines
  • Certified Xero Advisor

Rose has been in the company (MM&Co.) for almost 6 years.  She has substantial experience in accounting, taxation and auditing for businesses engaged in trading/ retail, service, manufacturing and non-stock non-profit activities.  She has handled a number of BIR investigations. She is a Xero Advisor and is handling complicated mapping and conversion works for certain clients.

Riel G. Reyes, CPA
Special Projects Team Leader

  reyes.rielg@gmail.com
  +639293414839

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy (City College of Calamba – Philippines)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Philippines

Riel has over 2 years of audit experience in the firm.  He has meaningful experience in audits and tax compliance services to companies that belong to various industries: recruitment, training, publishing, and non-stock non-profit institutions. He is knowledgeable in using Xero Accounting Software and is currently handling special engagements in setting up businesses, registrations with different government agencies as well are registration retirements.