Category Archives: FIRS

Saraki, FIRS boss to receive peace award

By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Actor Mike Ezuruonye and a list of other patriotic Nigerians have been short listed for Peace Achievers Awards 2017. Saraki The Peace Achievers Award is an annual event organised to recognise individuals and organisations in Africa who have demonstrated strong commitment […]

FIRS nets N1.782trn In 6 months

ABUJA— The Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, has collected a total sum of N1. 782 trillion tax revenue between January and July 2017. This figure represents an increase in tax revenue of N224.140 billion when compared to N1.558 trillion amount collected within the same period in 2016. The FIRS Executive Chairman, Tunde Fowler, spoke in […]

FIRS to probe 29 private jet owners for tax evasion

By Elizabeth Adegbesan Lagos—The Federal  Inland Revenue Services, FIRS, has said that it will probe tax payments and income source of Nigerian individuals and businesses that own the 29 private jets being hanged in South Africa. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome; Ayo Oritsejafor; Enoch Adeboye; David Oyedepo and Mike Okonkwo Executive Chairman, FIRS, Mr. Tunde Fowler, disclosed […]