6 Jul 2020
In the 21st century, rating effective leadership is now based on leaders’ possession of ‘soft skills’. Leadership today is no longer rated by intimidating or swaying charisma like that of Adolf Hitler. Soft skills, according to Joana Marques in ‘Leadership Today’ include purpose, morality, values, vision, authenticity, empathy and emotional intelligence, spirituality, and trust among…
3 Jul 2020
Stamp Duties Tax generated N66 billion within the first five months of this year, the Federal Inland Revenue Services (FIRS) has disclosed. The executive chairman of the revenue agency, Muhammad Nami, who spoke at the inauguration of the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Audit and Recovery of Back Years Stamp
5 May 2020
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.
4 May 2020
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
24 Mar 2020
The Domestic Tax Operation Group (DTOG) of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has promised to work hard to enable the agency achieve its N8.5trillion revenue target.
12 Mar 2020
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...
4 Mar 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.
18 Feb 2020
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) and the Lagos State Government will collaborate to tackle non-payment of taxes by individuals and companies.
6 Jan 2020
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.
2 Jan 2020
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.
2 Jan 2020
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) chairman, Muhammad Nami, has swung into action as Nigeria’s No.1 tax collector. Ladies and gentlemen, fasten your loins; a new sheriff is in town.