Sunday, April 18, 2021


Tunde Fowler

36 states, FCT generated only N1.1trn IGR in 2018 – Fowler

The Chairman, Joint Tax Board, JTB, Tunde Fowler, said on Monday that the Internally Generated Revenue of the 36 states and FCT rose from N800 billion in 2016 to N1.16 trillion in 2018.

Expert to Nigerian govt: Sustain tax collection to reduce borrowing

A tax expert, Mac-Antony Dike, on Wednesday, advised the Federal Government to sustain its zeal of generating more revenue from tax defaulters to reduce borrowing. Dike,...

FIRS records 4m new taxpayers, N700m revenue increase

The Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, Tunde Fowler, said the Service recorded four million new taxpayers, including companies and individuals, resulting in N700 billion increment in revenue in 2017.

FIRS records 79% of 2017 collection target in 10 months — Fowler

The Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, on Monday in Abuja, said it generated N3.233 trillion in 10 months, an amount that represented 79.35 per...

FIRS generates N2.11tr in 7 months

The Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, through tax collections, generated the sum of N2.11 trillion as revenue from January to July, 2017. This is contained...

FIRS opens information flow to curb tax evasion

The Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, Babatunde Fowler on Sunday said the organisation plans to join the global forum on...

Latest news