Sen.Nancy Binay Wants 20% Discount on Public School Teachers’ Funeral

20% Discount on Public School Teachers’ Funeral

Public school teachers, who died due to work-related sickness and injuries, would receive “funeral discount privileges” if Senator Nancy Binay’s bill is enacted into law. In Senate Bill No. 1670, which she filed on Monday, Binay sought a 20 percent discount on funeral services for families of public school teachers of the Department of Education and the Commission on Higher Education “who died on account of work-related sickness and injuries.” “The amount of discounts granted in pursuance of this Act shall be allowed as deductions in the computation of taxable…