Tag: Federal Inland Revenue Service

Buhari Appoints Nami to Replace Fowler as FIRS Chairman

Henry Solomon- December 9, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari appointed Muhammad M. Nami to succeed Babatunde Fowler as the chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service(FIRS). Fowler’s tenure expired today 9 ... Read More

States owe FIRS N41bn tax – NEC

admin- August 16, 2018

Jigawa State Governor, Abubakar Badaru The National Economic Council (NEC) says states are owing the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS)  N41 billion in Value Added ... Read More

MSME To Get N10m Collateral-Free Loans – Osinbajo

Abdul Jimoh- August 3, 2018

Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Vice President, Nigeria Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says the Federal Government is working towards providing Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises(MSME) a ... Read More

FIRS To Join Automatic Exchange Of Information To Reduce Tax Evasion

Abdul Jimoh- July 3, 2017

FIRS Boss On Tax Evasion The Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr Babatunde Fowler said the organisation plans to join the ... Read More

LCCI Disturbed Over FIRS Use Of Property Value For Assessment

Henry Solomon- May 15, 2017

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) says recent moves by the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) to use property value as a basis ... Read More

FIRS: Why We Sealed The Super-Popular Bolingo Hotel, Abuja

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 4, 2017

Suzzy Tolofari(NAN): The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has sealed Bolingo Hotel in Abuja over property variation of about N320 million and non-remittance of Value ... Read More

FIRS to introduce electronic tax clearance certificate,TCC

inno.korie- April 13, 2017

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) says it will soon introduce electronic Tax Clearance Certificate (e-TCC) system to  help reduce  fraudulent certificates. Mr Kola Okunola, ... Read More

FIRS Makes N3.3 Trillion In 2016, Shreds Earlier Reports Of Revenue Made

Henry Solomon- February 15, 2017

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) made a record N3.303 trillion in 2016, its chairman Babatunde Fowler disclosed in Lagos, shredding earlier reports of the revenue made ... Read More

News Summary on NTA, 11th Nov 2016; Buhari Swears In New Acting CJN

admin- November 11, 2016

President Buhari Swears in Walter Samuel Onnoghen as Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged the nation's judiciary to remain in ... Read More

To Meet Taxation, FIRS Launches New Recruitment Plan

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 24, 2016

Federal Inland Revenue Service The Federal Inland Revenue Service, in a statement released yesterday, as part of its consolidation strategies, wish to engage the services ... Read More

44 Companies Drag FIRS to Tribunal Over N1.1bn Excess Stamp Duties

Henry Solomon- November 4, 2015

Forty four insurance companies have dragged the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) to the Tax Appeal Tribunal to seek for refund of N1.1 billion excess ... Read More

FIRS Discussed Strategies for Generating Revenue from Non-Oil Sector

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 28, 2015

Strategies for increased revenue generation from non-oil sector of the economy formed the focus of a two day Join South-South and South East Regional Enlarged ... Read More