Could FIRS be asking for too much?
The circular from the Executive Chairman of Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Muhammad Nami, to taxpayers over payment of taxes, is one that has left me heavily puzzled.
Revolutionising tax for Nigeria’s sustainable growth
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), is currently implementing small businesses-friendly tax policy that temporary exempts operators with annual turnover of N25 million and below from charging Valued Added Tax (VAT), while deploying technology to ensure continued quality service delivery
Spending IGR at source stagnates national growth, says FIRS
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has urged Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to stop spending revenues collected on behalf of the Federal Government on themselves...
FIRS plans to generate N4 trillion oil, gas tax revenue in 2020
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has planned to rake in N4 trillion as tax revenue from the extractive sector of the Nigerian economy in the 2020 fiscal year.
2019 issues shaping 2020 economic potential
For decades, Nigeria’s economic outcome in each year has never failed projections and expectations that were based on the activities of the preceding year.
Disquiet as debts, low revenue usher Nigeria into new year
A Financial blow stares Nigeria in the face in 2020. No thanks to the sombre mix of an $83 billion debt; rising recurrent expenditure; increased cost of debt servicing; sustained fall in revenue; and about $22 billion debt plan waiting for legislative approval.
AMCON and hypocritical defenders of the law
Barely 24 hours after Major General Mohammadu Buhari appointed Mr. Muhammad Nami, a tax consultant as the Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service, replacing Mr. Tunde Fowler...
Nami assumes duty at FIRS
The new Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Muhammad Nami, has assumed duty at the Revenue House, FIRS Headquarters in Abuja.