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FIRS Takes Over Collection of Stamp Duty from NIPOST

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, on Thursday announced that the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) will replace the Nigeria Postal Service (NIPOST) as stamp duty collector. He made the disclosure at the launch of Nigeria’s 60th Independence Anniversary Commemorative Postage Stamps held at the Digital …

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FG Apologises for Asking Banks Account Holders to Re-register

The Federal Government has apologised for asking all account holders in the country’s financial institutions to register their details again. In a press statement, the Federal Inland Revenue Service explained that only “reportable persons” are expected to submit the form. The statement read, “This is to clarify the publication for …

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FIRS Nets N438bn Non-oil Tax in July

The Executive Chairman, the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, Muhammad Nami, has disclosed that the service has generated about N490 billion revenue in the month of July. A statement on Thursday by the FIRS spokesman, Abdullahi Ismaila-Ahmad, quoted Mr Nami as making the disclosure during a courtesy call on the …

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Nigeria Generates N66bn in 5 Months from Stamp Duties

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has generated the sum of N66 billion from stamp duties between January and May. The FIRS Director, Communications and Liaison Department, Abdullahi Ahmad, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday. Mr Ahmad said the Executive Chairman of FIRS, Muhammad Nami, disclosed this at …

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