• FIRS stops tax Consultants from collecting tax revenue on behalf of FG

    FIRS stops tax Consultants from collecting tax revenue on behalf of FG

    The new acting chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr Babatunde Fowler, has barred tax consultants from assessing and collecting tax revenue on behalf of the federal government.

    The FIRS boss, who announced this yesterday in Abuja when he met with members of the Joint Tax Board (JTB), said that, henceforth, consultants will be engaged by the FIRS to gather data only.

    Fowler said the FIRS had about “1,000 staff in audit function, so you can imagine 1,000 members of […]

  • BREAKING: Tunde Fowler set to be next Chairman of FIRS

    BREAKING: Tunde Fowler set to be next Chairman of FIRS

    Babatunde Fowler, the Executive Chairman Lagos State Board of Internal Revenue and Chief Executive Officer Lagos State Internal Revenue Service is set to be named the Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS).

    A source close to the Presidency told Newsmen that the giant strides of Fowler in Lagos state has landed him the top job under the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.

    The source said the announcement of Fowler will be made in the next few days, adding that, “it […]