NLNG Ltd Receives Road Infrastructure Tax Credit Certificate For Bonny – Bodo Road from FIRS

Abdul Jimoh- August 21, 2022

The Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Limited (NLNG), one of the companies undertaking the construction of roads under the Road Infrastructure Development and Refurbishment Investment Tax ... Read More

Post-Vaids: JTB, FIRS Commences Full Scale Enforcement On Defaulters

Abdul Jimoh- July 12, 2022

  Upon the effluxion of the amnesty provided by the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) set up by the Federal Government of Nigeria ... Read More

Nami Charges Professional Tax Bodies On Contribution To Tax Development In Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- July 7, 2022

The Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) Muhammad Nami has called on professional bodies in the regulation of tax practice to lead ... Read More

In Kano, Nami Tasks FIRS Workers, Business Community On Tax Compliance

Suleiman Idris- July 14, 2021

Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Muhammad Nami, has urged the Kano business community and other taxpayers in the country to continue to take ... Read More

FIRS Directs Banks to Recover N1.8tr Under-Tax Remittance from Multi-Choice

AMT Tanimu- July 8, 2021

The FIRS has appointed some commercial banks as agents to recover the sum of N1.8 trillion from accounts of Messrs MultiChoice Nigeria Limited (MCN) And ... Read More

Tax defaulters to pay 50% of disputed amount into court account before hearing

Suleiman Idris- June 13, 2021

ax defaulters who plan to institute legal cases against the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) now have to pay 50% of the assessed amount in ... Read More

EFCC Arraigns Three FIRS Directors, Six Other Officers for N4.5bn Fraud

Henry Solomon- March 11, 2021

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Thursday, March 11, 2021 arraigned Peter Hena, Former Coordinating Director of Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS and ... Read More

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

AMT 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

AMT 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