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FIRS projects N1.8tn VAT collection for 2017

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has projected N1.8 trillion Value Added Tax (VAT) collection for 2017 fiscal year. The Executive Chairman of the service,...

FIRS: For now, we only register corporate taxpayers for TIN

The Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr Wahab Gbadamosi, says the service is presently registering only...

FIRS generated N778.19bn in first quarter of 2017

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) says it generated N778.19 billion revenue in the first quarter of 2017. This is according to a progress report...

FIRS seals up Bolingo Hotel over N320m property variation, VAT

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has sealed Bolingo Hotel in Abuja over property variation of about N320 million and non-remittance of Value...

FIRS generates N3.30trn

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) on Friday said it collected N3.30 trillion revenue from taxes in 2016. Chairman of the organization, Mr Tunde Fowler,...

700,000 apply for 500 FIRS jobs

The Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr Tunde Fowler, has said that the organisation received more than 700,000 applications from the recent job...

FIRS seals Bolingo Hotel over tax matters

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) on Wednesday sealed Bolingo Hotel, Abuja, over suspected tax matters. A source at the FIRS said the...

Tax review committee recommends Customs, FIRS merger to boost revenue generation

The National Tax Policy Review Committee has advised the Federal Government to merge Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) and Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to...

FIRS warns taxpayers against paying cash, cheques to tax officers

  The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has advised tax payers to pay tax at FIRS designated banks and not to tax officers. The Head, Communication...

Total tax base of individuals in Nigeria is 10m, says Fowler

  The Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr Tunde Fowler, says the total tax base for individuals in Nigeria is 10 million. Fowler said this...