The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Lagos Internal Revenue Service (LIRS), where the two tax authorities would collaborate on joint tax audit, investigation and automatic exchange of information.
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said that collaboration between tax authorities will help not only to increase revenue but also help check evasion in the country.
The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has announced that January 31, 2023, remains the deadline for filing the yearly tax returns by employers of labour.
8 Nov 2022
Revenue committees in local councils and local council development areas (LCDAs) of Lagos State will adopt the professional standards of the Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) to improve collection and increase internally generated revenue.
1 Nov 2022
Stakeholders in the revenue collection system of the state, local councils and council development areas of Lagos State will gather at the Lagos Airport Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos, today, to explore how to make revenue collectors
31 Oct 2022
Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) recently migrated from the electronic banking system (EBS-RCM) to e-Tax Optimisation platform.
8 Aug 2022
Lagos State Government has, through the Lagos Internal Revenue Service (LIRS), unveiled a whistleblowing mechanism with a promise to extend it to other ministries, departments and agencies.
3 Aug 2022
The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has concluded plans to launch its Whistle-Blower initiative, a state-wide project, introduced to provide a platform for employees, stakeholders and the general public to report any observed violation, misconduct, or unethical behaviour across the state on Friday, August 5, 2022. In a public notice signed by the LIRS…
30 Mar 2022
The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has warned that there is no plan to extend the deadline for filing individual yearly tax returns beyond the statutory March 31 deadline.
27 Feb 2022
Despite the legal battle on whether it should be states or Federal Government that should collect the Value Added Tax (VAT), Lagos State government has splashed N800m on a consultant to recover VAT accrue to the state.
19 Jan 2022
The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has called on taxpayers to file their last year’s tax returns before or on January 31, 2022.
22 Dec 2021
The Joint Tax Board (JTB), at its 149th meeting, honoured the Lagos Internal Revenue Service and its Executive Chairman, Ayodele Subair, for their contributions towards the actualisation of the JTB’s vision.