29 Sep 2021
In fairness some of the reforms projected by President have been implemented by the FIRS. To their credit, the past Chief Executive of FIRS, from Mr. Babatunde Fowler who served from August 2015 to December 9,...
17 Aug 2021
Former Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Babatunde Fowler has been appointed to the eight-member board of pan-African oversight committee....
3 Nov 2020
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is presently interrogating former Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Babatunde Fowler, over N100 billion tax evasion allegation levelled against a tax firm, Alpha Beta Consulting.
2 Nov 2020
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is currently interrogating a former chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) Babatunde Fowler, over the N100 billion tax evasion allegations levelled against a tax firm, Alpha Beta Consulting. Fowler, who was also a former chief executive officer, Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS), responded to an…
10 Dec 2019
The presidency has approved the composition of a new board for the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) subject to Senate confirmation.
8 Dec 2019
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) said it has deployed electronic tax services (e-services) to ensure automation of tax processes for the purpose of improving transparency
26 Nov 2019
During the 70s when the petro-dollars were flowing into our treasury like rain during the rainy season, our leaders reportedly said that money was not our problem.
24 Oct 2019
The Federal Government is seeking the approval of the National Assembly to pay 2.5 per cent as commission to those that assisted it in the recovery of the late General Sani Abacha loot and other funds stashed abroad.
15 Oct 2019
That the recent announcement of the proposed increase in the Value Added Tax rate from five percent to seven-and-half percent is generating ripples and knocks is not unexpected.
27 Sep 2019
The need for accountability and enthroning a regime of transparency, especially in the era of the fight against corruption has called for depth in responsibilities...
6 Sep 2019
Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Babatunde Fowler, has disclosed that taxes contributed 60 per cent of revenues distributed at the Federation Accounts Allocation...
28 Aug 2019
The Chairman of Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Babatunde Fowler, has said that the use of technology is pivotal to the effective monitoring of Value Added Tax (VAT) collection in Africa.