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Nigerian government gets citizens to pay tax

PUBLISHED: Tue, 29 Aug 2017 13:26:23 GMT

On this episode of Nigeria Going Beyond Oil, we x-ray the latest effort of the Nigerian government to get its citizens to pay tax – the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme, VAIDS. The Scheme gives a 9-month opportunity for tax offenders to come clean and get penalties waved. Defaulters will be taken to court at the close of the amnesty window.