• Obaseki promises fair tax regime, vows to end extortion

    Obaseki promises fair tax regime, vows to end extortion

    The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Godwin Obaseki, has vowed to abolish all forms of extortion in the name of tax when voted into office.

    Obaseki made the declaration in an interactive session with members of a social-political group, Edo Mass Movement.

    He expressed regret over the manner issues affecting taxation have been politicized, noting that there is no double taxation in the state but extortion.

    According to him, the extortion is perpetrated by certain agencies, particularly those representing local governments.

    The […]