• Tax evaders and offenders will go to jail starting April 1st – Lagos warns individuals, companies

    Tax evaders and offenders will go to jail starting April 1st – Lagos warns individuals, companies

    According to reports, the Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) on Wednesday in Lagos said it would begin the prosecution of tax evaders and offenders from April 1.

    This is contained in a statement signed by the Executive Chairman of LIRS, Mr Olufolarin Ogunsanwo. The statement said that the full weight of the law would be brought to bear on taxable persons who failed to file requisite returns as provided by the law.

    “While many taxpayers have complied willingly by filing their […]