FG generates N416.01bn as Company Income Tax in Q3, 2020- NBS
The Federal Government generated N416.01 billion as Company Income Tax (CIT), the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says.
Tax as new ‘bride’ in revenue chase
The love triangle among the three tiers of government for a mono economy like Nigeria’s fuels the deafness and provides no sense of foresight for political office holders to diversify the economy.
Stakeholders hinge e-govt success on early adoption of technology
Early adoption and deployment of technology will be crucial to any e-govt strategies in Nigeria.
FG’s earnings reduce by 60%, amidst low oil prices, poor FIRS receipts, says Sylva
Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr Timipre Sylva, says Federal Government’s earnings, from oil and non-oil sectors coupled with low revenue receipts from the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), have dropped by 60 per cent, putting the nation’s economy under serious pressure.
AIG seeks improved investment in youths
The Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG) has called for improved investment in Nigerian youths, saying the country’s transformation lies in the hands of its young people. According to the organisation, no stone should be left unturned in investing in youth capacity building. Its Founder and Chairman, Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, said without a strong, ethical, and effective…
EFCC quizzes FIRS ex-boss, Fowler, over alleged N100b fraud
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.
Former FIRS boss Fowler in EFCC net over fraud allegations
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…
CSOs indict National Assembly, PPRA, NCS, FIRS, others of non-compliance with FOI Act
A coalition of civil society organisations (CSOs) has indicted the National Assembly, Petroleum Product Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPRA), Nigeria Customs Service (NCS)
Niger Delta Development Commission: A vision degraded - Part 2
The NNPC and several other Government institutions give a bad example to NDDC. The NNPC is giving hospitals, gifts, etc to communities, what criteria they use for these gifts.