Home Topics IRS

IRS

The Federal Capital Territory Internal Revenue Service, (FCT-IRS) yesterday said that the service was not embarking on any recruitment exercise as being speculated in some quarters.

FCT-IRS denies recruitment exercise

The Federal Capital Territory Internal Revenue Service, (FCT-IRS) yesterday said that the service was not embarking on any recruitment exercise as being speculated in some quarters.
The Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Chief Bisi Egbeyemi, has appealed to the people of Isaba-Ekiti in Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti State to maintain peace over the vacant kingship stool.

Ekiti introduces e-receipt to combat tax fraud

The Ekiti State government has introduced electronic receipt (e-receipt) as part of reforms in the collection of taxes and revenue generation in the state.
Abdullahi Attah

Abdullahi Attah: FCT-IRS generates N58 billion in 2018

Abdullahi Attah, Executive Chairman, Federal Capital Territory Internal Revenue Service (FCT-IRS), has disclosed that the agency has generated N59 billion from January to November 2018 and hoped to generate five to six billion naira in December, just as it has projected N130 billion revenue for 2019.
Christian Association of Nigeria | CAN

2019: Niger CAN demands deputy governorship slots

The Niger State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has said that it will accept nothing less than the deputy governorship position from the candidates of the parties contesting next year’s governorship election in the state.

Kaduna generates N14.2 billion IGR in five months

The Kaduna State Internal Revenue Service said it has generated N14.2 billion as Internally Generated Revenue between January and end of May.

OAU authorities will resolve tax debt soonest – Professor Ogunbodede

The Vice-Chancellor, Obafemi Awolowo University, Prof Eyitope Ogunbodede, has assured the university community that the issue of tax debt will be resolved with the state government without delay.

Osun revenue agency shut down Obafemi Awolowo University over non-payment of N1.8 billion tax

The Osun State Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has shut down Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) over non-payment of over #1.8 Billion Naira debt owed the state government.

FAAN evacuates abandoned aircraft from MMA airside

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria on Monday said it had started the evacuation of abandoned aircraft at the airside of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos.

Edo govt shuts Benin FRCN, RayPower over alleged N9.2m tax debt

The Edo State Internal Revenue Service has closed down the Benin station of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria and Daar Communications Plc, over alleged indebtedness.

Lagos govt moves against celebrity tax defaulters

The Lagos State Government has begun moves to tackle high-profile tax defaulters in the state and ensure high level of compliance with its tax laws.

Rivers community threaten to sue APC over attack on King Ateke Tom

The Council of Chiefs of Koniju Town in Okrika local government area of Rivers State have threatened to sue the All Progressives Congress (APC) over alleged derogatory statement against the paramount ruler of Okochiri community, King Ateke Michael Tom.

US court jails Nigerian national Sodipo Williams for identity fraud

Kevin Kunle Sodipo Williams, a Nigerian living in St. Louis, Missouri, has been sentenced to six and a half years in prison over a stolen identity fraud scheme that sought more than $12 million in tax refunds.

VAIDS deploys 700 tax liaison officers to nine states

The Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) has deployed over 700 graduates to nine states and the federal capital territory (FCT).

American lawyer jailed 18 months for fraud

Gary Stern, a former Chicago attorney has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for arranging a tax fraud scheme that impacted on the finances of several National Football League players.

Cross River IRS warns against illegal levies, taxes

The Cross River State Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has warned against the collection of revenue by persons not authorized to do so on behalf of the state government.

Recent Stories

Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho: Zinedine Zidane is the right man for the Real Madrid job

Jose Mourinho has said that he believes Zinedine Zidane is the right man for the Real Madrid managerial position.
Montenegro boss Ljubisa Tumbakovi

England have no weaknesses – Montenegro coach

Studying England ahead of Monday's European Championship qualifier was a hard watch for Montenegro coach Ljubisa Tumbakovic, who says the Three Lions have no weaknesses.
Boko Haram

Seven killed, two abducted as Boko Haram raids Niger village

Boko Haram jihadists killed at least seven villagers in a series of attacks in South-Eastern Niger near the border with Nigeria, a local official and an NGO said Sunday.
All Progressives Congress (APC) Nigeria

Niger APC suspends women affairs commissioner

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Paikoro local government of Niger state has suspended the state Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Barrister Amina Musa Gua’ar.

Issa Aremu urges Nigerians to emulate Tunde Idiagbon’s virtues, legacies

Mr Issa Aremu, a former Governorship candidate in Kwara State on Sunday called on Nigerian leaders to promote the values and legacies of late Maj.-Gen. Babatunde Idiagbon.