Saturday, 30th September 2023

tax evasion

22 Aug 2022
The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) loses N200 billion in Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) yearly to corruption, tax evasion and unethical conduct by tax agents and advisors.
27 Jul 2022
Minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Bello, has blamed the country’s comatose economy on over-reliance on oil revenue and poor tax regime.
23 Jun 2022
The presidential candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Mr. Dumebi Kachikwu, has refuted allegations of tax evasion and fraud levelled against him, describing
7 Dec 2021
Sir: Economic and financial crimes have over the past decades been a hindrance to Nigeria’s development, economic prosperity and greatness.
19 Jul 2021
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.
13 Jun 2021
Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Muhammad Nami, has urged the National Assembly to amend existing tax laws that will end tax evasion by individuals and corporate bodies in the country.
8 Jun 2021
The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has said his government will enact new laws and strengthen existing laws to improve revenue collection, and address tax evasion and other corrupt practices in the system.
14 Apr 2021
Kano State Internal Revenue Service (KIRS) has shut the regional office and four other branches of a new generation bank in the state over alleged tax invasion.
2 Jan 2021
A major avenue for global money laundering and tax evasion has been closed off by a new law requiring disclosure of owners of US shell companies used to hide billions of dollars.
26 Feb 2020
The Tax Appeal Tribunal, Lagos Zone, has ruled as lawful, an assessment in additional tax liability of almost N1.74billion awarded against Prime Plastichem Nigeria Limited (PPNL), by the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS).
11 Dec 2019
The Minister of Finance Budget and Planning Zainab Ahmed and State Minister for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva as well as other stakeholders in the extractive sector in the country
18 Nov 2019
Ekiti State Government has blamed the low Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) of the state on high incidence of tax evasion by citizens.


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Ollie Watkins made his case for an England call-up with a hat-trick as Aston Villa powered to a 6-1 demolition of Brighton in the Premier League on Saturday.
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The Taraba Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Jalingo, on Saturday upheld the election of Gov. Agbu Kefas of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), as the governor of the state.
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The Sokoto Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Saturday dismissed the petition against Gov. Ahmed Aliyu and his Deuty, Idris Gobir, filed by Sa’idu Umar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
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Kwara government has reiterated its commitment to deepening the existing strategic partnership with the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) and other relevant agencies.
1 hour ago
President Umaro Embaló of the Republic of Guinea Bissau, has decorated Brig.-Gen. Al-hassan Grema of the Nigerian Army, with the National Order of Merit, Cooperation and Development Medal of his country.
3 hours ago
Three miners were killed and 18 feared buried after a shaft in an informal Zimbabwean gold mine collapsed, state television said Saturday.
3 hours ago
Mr Nyesom Wike, the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT)has advised Nigerians to explore the path of dialogue in resolving the country’s numerous challenges.
3 hours ago
The Adamawa chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), says it would do everything possible to ensure that the indefinite industrial action, scheduled to commence on October 3, was fully implemented across the State.
3 hours ago
The Seme Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service on Saturday said that it had intercepted 105 wild birds being smuggled though Seme-Badagry Expressway.
3 hours ago
The Chief of Depence Staff (CDS), Gen. Christopher Musa has restated commitment of the Nigerian Armed Forces to end security challenges in the country.