Tag: FIRS

FIRS: Current strategy of government must focus on non-oil sector

The Executive Chairman of Nigeria’s Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Babatunde Fowler says the current strategy of the current government is to focus on the non-oil sector for revenues. He joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole to discuss Nigeria's tax strategy.

NSE to re-introduce 5% VAT on transactions as waiver expires

Stockbrokers will now charge 5 per cent VAT on transactions on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) as the five-year Order for Exemption of VAT on all NSE transactions expires. So what are the implications? CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole is joined by Managing Director of Capital Bancorp, Aigboje Higo, partner & West Africa Tax leader at PwC Nigeria, Taiwo Oyedele, Executive Chairman of FIRS, Babatunde Fowler and Chief Equity Analyst of Palesa Capital, Nornah Awoh for more.

Nigeria’s introduces new tax ID system

At the South-west flag-off ceremony of the Tax Identification Number, Executive Chairman of Nigeria’s Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Babatunde Fowler says the number will make the tax system convenient, transparent and accountable. He joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole for more.

Strategies to tackle tax evasion in Nigeria revealed

Nigeria's Federal Inland Revenue Service generated over 2 trillion naira in the first half of this year representing 75 percent of its annual target. So what strategies should the agency adopt to tackle the issue of tax evasion in Nigeria; Theophilus Emuwa, Managing Partner at Aelex joins CNBC Africa to discuss this.

FIRS chief Fowler clarifies on the tax instalment payment plan

FIRS chief Fowler clarifies on the tax instalment payment plan

FIRS unveils new strategy of ensuring tax compliance

FIRS unveils new strategy of ensuring tax compliance

FIRS’ Babatunde Fowler speaks on solutions to Africa’s tax system

FIRS' Babatunde Fowler speaks on solutions to Africa's tax system

FIRS unveils new electronic platforms for tax payments

FIRS unveils new electronic platforms for tax payments
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