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Eumir Marcial turns to archery chief for taxation lessons

By: - Reporter / @BLozadaINQ
/ 05:20 AM May 22, 2020

Eumir Felix Marcial, Atty. Jesus Clint Aranas and Atty. Manuel Jeffrey David of Parker Faustino Pagayatan Law Offices. (CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/RADYO PILIPINAS 2)

Eumir Marcial is serious about invading the pro ranks. He has started learning about taxation.

“I’ve heard a lot of stories about professional boxing champions who became famous and got rich but in the end, they lost all their money,” Marcial said in Filipino in a statement sent to media offices on Thursday. “A lot of times, it’s just for one reason. They had problems with their taxes.”

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Marcial has linked up with archery chief Clint Aranas, a lawyer, to help him navigate the ins and outs of income tax.

“I want to learn about taxation for when I turn pro,” the Southeast Asian Games middleweight champion said. “Atty. Clint understands my position because he’s a [national sports association] leader and he has a heart for athletes.”

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The Inquirer, through Percy Della’s Southpaw column, was the first to break Marcial’s decision to turn pro, even as he remains a gold medal hope for next year’s Tokyo Olympics.

“I now have confidence that I will be successful not only as a boxer but as someone who will have business dealings in the future now that I have a lawyer I can trust,” Marcial said.

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