A4AI asks Nigeria, others to remove telecoms taxes
Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI), global coalition for the internet, has urged the Nigerian government and that of other developing countries to remove all taxes associated
Revolutionising tax for Nigeria’s sustainable growth
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) is currently implementing small businesses -friendly tax policy that temporarily exempts operators with an annual turnover of N25 million and below from charging Valued Added Tax while deploying technology to ensure continued quality service delivery to taxpayers across every segment of the economy. FIRS performance showed that tax revenue…
How to avert bankruptcy in Nigeria post-COVID-19, by experts
Experts have canvassed urgent quick fixes to survive looming fiscal turbulence and possible bankruptcy, as oil prices have fallen to as low as $10 from $70 per barrel in 2019 or 2020 Budget benchmark
Nigeria, others may lose $110b in taxes, revenue as oil hits $26
As Coronavirus pandemic continues to rage and disrupt international economies, the African Energy Chamber (AEC), as well as other analysts, have stated that Nigeria and other African countries
Parlous infrastructure, policies drag index despite improved ports access
Despite increased access to the ports and local sourcing of raw materials as a result of government’s backward integration policy
'Yellow vest' anniversary protests lead to 254 arrests
French police arrested 254 people during clashes in Paris and other cities on the first anniversary of the "yellow vest" movement, Interior Minister Christophe Castaner said Sunday.
‘Nigerians must demand judicious utilisation of taxes’
Normally, workers pay taxes around the world. Here, they pay what is referred to as “Pay As You Earn (PAYE). As people earn higher, their tax increases.
Investors want government to remove taxes on investments to promote savings
The prevailing high tax regime in the country has come under fresh criticism, as investors have called on the Federal Government to remove the various taxes imposed on investment in the capital market...