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September 16, 2021

Highlights of the Lagos State Value-Added Tax Law

The Lagos State House of Assembly on the 9th of September, 2021 passed its Value Added Tax (VAT) Law. The Law is to impose and charge […]
September 10, 2021

Administration of Stamp Duties in Nigeria Under the Finance Act (Part 2)

In the first part of this article that was featured in the previous week (02/09/2021), we discussed the administration of Stamp duties, dutiable instruments and how […]
September 10, 2021

Administration of Stamp Duties in Nigeria Under the Finance Act

Introduction Stamp duty is levied on written or electronic transaction documents. The tax is governed by the Stamp Duties Act (SDA) of 1939 and charged as […]
August 27, 2021

What You Should Know About The Rivers State Value-Added Tax Law

The Governor of Rivers State, Barri Nyesom Wike on the 19th of August 2021 signed into law the Rivers State Value Added Tax Law which provides […]
August 25, 2021

An Overview of the Petroleum Industry Act 2021

INTRODUCTION The Petroleum Industry Act was signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, August 16, 2021 after series of amendments and dialogues which spanned […]
August 5, 2021

Administration Of Value-Added Tax In Nigeria: Goods And Services Exempt

Introduction VAT is a consumption tax that has been embraced and adopted by many nations across the globe. Because it is a consumption tax, it is […]
July 29, 2021

Issues in the Taxation of Non – Resident Companies

INTRODUCTION Non – Resident Companies (NRCs) refer to companies that are not incorporated in Nigeria. Historically, non-resident companies doing business in Nigeria prepare and pay their […]
July 29, 2021

Allowable Deductions in the Computation of Companies Income Tax in Nigeria

1.0. Introduction:The Companies Income Tax Act (CITA) 2004 (as amended) provides that companies income tax shall be imposed on the profits of a company derived from […]
July 15, 2021

FIRS Taxpromax Solution: Filing Requirements and Procedures

Introduction Following the provisions of the Finance Act 2020 which empowers the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) to automate tax return filing and payment processes, the […]
July 15, 2021

Taxing Rights and Global Minimum Tax Rate – An End To Profit Shifting

INTRODUCTION Recently, the top economic officials from the world’s advanced economies reached a groundbreaking agreement to overhaul international tax laws. This has led to the unveiling […]
July 15, 2021

Taxation of Individuals Other Than Employees in Nigeria: Compliance Guideline

At this time of the year, every individual that earns an income is expected to have filed personal income tax returns with the relevant authorities. Section […]
July 15, 2021

Minimum Tax: Application to Nigerian Companies

Overview Income tax is payable on taxable income or profits generated by companies from their activities. There are situations where a company’s tax computation results in […]