Tag: FIRS

LMC partners FIRS to revive Wonder Goal series
Sports

LMC partners FIRS to revive Wonder Goal series

The League management Company (LMC) has partnered with the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FRSC) to revive the Wonder Goal Series in the second stanza of the Nigeria Professional Football League 2016/2017 season. During the second round of matches last season, the leader body had introduced the Wonder Goal to build […]

Akinwunmi, Kayode Tijani laud LMC and FIRS partnership
Sports

Akinwunmi, Kayode Tijani laud LMC and FIRS partnership

The First Vice President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Seyi Akinwunmi and other stakeholders in football have commended the partnership between League management Company and the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS). Akinwunmi While fielding questions from newsmen after the match between MFM FC and Plateau United which saw the […]

Revealed: 700K Firms Have Never Paid Tax In Nigeria
Policy

Revealed: 700K Firms Have Never Paid Tax In Nigeria

An exclusive revelation by Reuters shows that the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS has uncovered over 700K firms registered in have never paid tax. Babatunde Fowler, the Chairman of the FIRS also confirmed to Reuters that over 10 million individuals who have never paid tax will also be discovered before […]

Why Olufolarin Ogunsanwo, LIRS Boss Was Sacked?
Policy

Why Olufolarin Ogunsanwo, LIRS Boss Was Sacked?

There are indications that Mr. Olufolarin Ogunsanwo, the Chairman of the Lagos Internal Revenue Service, LIRS was sacked for financial mismanagement. His retirement was communicated last week, however, Sahara Reporters is suggesting that reliable sources stated that Ogunsanwo was fired for not being able to account for about NGN4,2 billion […]

FIRS Sues Acorn Petroluem For NGN226 Million
Big Business

FIRS Sues Acorn Petroluem For NGN226 Million

The Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS has sued Acorn Petroleum company to pay to it over N226m it owes in outstanding tax liabilities, the agency is also asking for another NGN10million as the cost of its counterclaim. The FIRS filed the counterclaim before a Federal High Court in Lagos, against the […]