Thursday, 29th September 2022
Breaking News:


2 days ago
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has said that tax compliance will only improve when payers are convinced that revenues are going to be used for the common good.
23 Sep
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has cautioned Ministries, Departments and Agencies of Government (MDAs) against the appointment of consultants and concessionaires to collect taxes due to the Federal Government or any of its agencies, as the FIRS is the sole agency of government saddled with the responsibility of tax collection.
21 Sep
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has said that its mandate is to collect taxes that are due to the federation and the Federal Government and not to grant waivers.
15 Sep
The Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Muhammad Nami has said Nigeria is currently suffering revenue challenges because of its fragmented tax systems and agencies.
5 Sep
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), some presidential flag bearers in the 2023 general elections and many other organisations and distinguished personalities are set to promote eGovernment at this year’s Nigeria eGovernment Summit, holding on September 27 in Lagos.
22 Aug
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has certified corporate organisations’ donations to former Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun’s charity, DashMe Foundation, as tax deductible.
18 Aug
The authorities of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) have distanced the agency from alleged scams in petrol subsidies running into trillions of naira in the country. FIRS Executive Chairman, Mr Mohammed Nami who appeared before the Ibrahim Al-Mustapha Aliyu-led Adhoc Committee probing into the petroleum subsidy regime explained that the role of his outfit…
9 Aug
A Director with the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Alhaji Mohammadu Kudu Lawal has been shot dead by suspected unknown gunmen. It was gathered that Lawal was shot dead on his way to Abuja, the federal capital territory (FCT) on Sunday, August 7, 2022. The FIRS Director was shot dead while another staff of FIRS…
1 Aug
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has urged the public to be vigilant and avoid dealing with scam artists who pose as recruitment agents for the service.
29 Jul
In June 2021, the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) introduced its Naira denominated tax filing platform, the TaxPro Max, an online platform meant to ease tax compliance and modernise tax administration in the country.
14 Jul
The Joint Tax Board (JTB) in collaboration with the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) is set to begin what they described as a "full scale enforcement exercise" on defaulting taxpayers
12 Jul
A Federal High Court, Abuja, has held that the Finance Act, 2019, which became law on January 13, 2020, should not apply to trading activities conducted between January and December 2019...


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Myanmar's junta sentenced an Australian economist to three years in prison Thursday while also handing down another conviction to ousted leader Aung Saa Suu Kyi, a source told AFP on Thursday.
1 hour ago
Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said inappropriate marking of boxes or space provided on the ballot paper by voters may affect the outcome of the 2023 general elections. While stressing the need for Nigerians to vote correctly on election day, the commission said voters must follow the procedure for voting for their preferred candidate…