Jean Mae Lotardo, Ynez Paula Navata, and Myra Andrea Olalia, BS Accountancy students, bagged the championship in Syntax: The 1st KPMG Tax Case Competition, held last December 13-15, 2015, at the University of Santo Tomas and the KPMG Building, Ayala Avenue, Makati City. A total of 15 teams from different schools participated in the event. The UST team bested other competitors. Coming in second was Technological Institute of the Philippines – Quezon City, followed by Asia-Pacific College.

The event included a seminar, providing mentoring opportunities for the attendees. The speakers included Mr. Leandro Ben Robediso, Ms. Karen Jane Vergara-Manese, and Mr. Rey Llesol.