Tag: FIRS

Stamp Duties collection lawful –FIRS

Suleiman Idris- August 20, 2020

Debates on revenue collections from Stamp Duties between Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) and Nigerian Postal Service ( NIPOST) was brought to a close as ... Read More

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

FG to double tax to GDP ratio in 2yrs – Adeosun

inno.korie- February 16, 2018

The Federal Government is committed to doubling Nigeria’s tax to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) ratio from its current six per cent to 12 per cent ... Read More

Reps Flay CBN, FIRS Over Alleged Missing $60bn Petroleum Profit Tax Revenue

Abdul Jimoh- November 22, 2017

  House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions says it will investigate alleged missing 60.3 billion dollars Petroleum Profit Tax and Royalty revenues at the ... Read More

How NITDA Wants To Ensure IT is Not Used As Conduit To Siphon Public Funds

Tanimu- June 20, 2017

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) partners the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to rid corruption from Nigeria's IT sector. To ensure IT ... Read More

CAC, FIRS and JAMB Gets Thumps Up From NITDA

Tanimu- June 20, 2017

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) is commending Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) ... Read More

FIRS: Federal Government To employ 7,500 Graduates As Tax Advocates

Suleiman Idris- June 16, 2017

      The Federal Government says  it will  recruit 7,500 graduates as Community Tax Liaison Officers to raise tax awareness among citizens. (more…) 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

Pres.Buhari Reconstitutes Board of FCT Internal Revenue Service

Suleiman Idris- April 22, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reconstitution of the Board of Federal Capital Territory Internal Revenue Service (FCT-IRS) with Abdulahi Oteh Attah as Chairman/Chief Executive.  ... 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 Realises N2.5bn From Value Added Tax Automation With Airlines

Suleiman Idris- April 13, 2017

  The Federal Inland Revenue Service(FIRS) has entered into Value Added Tax (VAT) automation with Aero contractors, Dana and Medview airlines to boost revenue collection ... Read More

Seized Items: Customs to Commence Online Auction

Suleiman Idris- April 1, 2017

(VON) The Nigeria Customs Service is to commence online auction of seizures to tax payers with Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS). Only tax payers issued ... 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

Job Portal: Current Careers/ Economic Community of West African States(ECOWAS)

Suleiman Idris- October 5, 2016

In January 2007, The Secretariat of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) with its headquarters in Abuja was transformed into a Commission headed ... 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

N715m Tax Debt:FIRS Seals Firms In Abuja, Lagos, Asaba

Suleiman Idris- August 15, 2016

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) tax enforcement exercise resumed on Monday in Lagos, Abuja, Asaba and Onitsha. In Abuja, the first company sealed by ... Read More

“No Room For Failure”, Finance Minister Tells FIRS Over N4.957 Trillion Target

Suleiman Idris- July 30, 2016

The Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS got a marching order yesterday: There is no room for failure over FIRS’s N4.957 trillion tax target for 2016. ... Read More

How FIRS Director Collected N5m Bribe

Tanimu- June 2, 2016

Wilson Uwujaren, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 opened trial with two witnesses - Umar Dalhatu and Abdulkadir Saidu- in ... Read More