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28 Jul
The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has launched its service charter, a social pact between LIRS and the taxpaying public, today.
19 Jul
The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) on Monday resumed sealing of companies and hospitality firms over unpaid consumption taxes, shutting 16 firms during tax law enforcement.
24 Mar
The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has urged all taxable persons in the state to file their annual tax returns for 2021 following the provisions of Section 41 of the Personal Income Tax Act LFN 2004 as amended.
22 Mar
The Lagos Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has warned tax evaders in the state, saying that the Service would wield the stick on defaulters who insist on shortchanging the State Government.
6 Feb
Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, on Friday, inaugurated a seven-member State Joint Revenue Committee (SJRC) to implement the decisions of Joint Tax Board and harmonise tax administration. The committee is headed by the Chairman, Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS), Mr Ayodele Subair. Sanwo-Olu, during the inauguration in Lagos, tasked the members to ensure…
30 Jan
In view of the challenges being experienced due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on businesses within the State, the Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has extended the filing of Employers’ Annual Returns
25 Jan
The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has urged all the employers in Lagos State to file their yearly tax returns on or before the statutory deadline of January 31, 2021 to avoid penalties...
8 Jan
The Lagos State Government has disclosed that it was targeting an average of N60b monthly Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) to fund the N1.16tr 2021 budget.
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…
30 Sep 2020
The winner of the lockdown series of the reality TV show Big Brother Naija Olamilekan Agbelesebioba may still be celebrating his win but Lagos and Ogun State governments are already reminding him of his tax responsibility. Laycon is yet to receive his prizes from the organizers of the show. He was declared the winner of…
27 Jun 2020
The Lagos Inland Revenue Service (LIRS) says it generated a whooping N25 billion through taxation in April when there was total lockdown.
27 May 2020
Lagos State Government, in her continuous effort to provide the much-needed relief to tax-payers and mitigate the economic impact of COVID-19 pandemic


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