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About Us

The Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria started on February 4, 1982 as Association of Tax Administrators and Practitioners. Thereafter, it transformed into Nigeria Institute of Taxation, which was formally launched on February 21, 1982 and statutorily recognized on May 6, 1987 as company Limited by Guarantee.

The Institute was chartered by the Federal Government of Nigeria by the enabling Act No. 76 of 1992 (now CITN Act, CAP C10, Vol. 2, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004) and was charged with the responsibility, among others, of determining what standards of knowledge and skills are to be attained by persons seeking to become professional Tax Practitioners or Administrators.

Vision

To be one of the foremost professional associations in Africa and beyond

Mission

To build an Institute which will be a citadel for the advancement of taxation in all its ramifications
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ADESINA ADEDAYO, FCTI
President/Chairman of Council
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Mr. Fisayo Awogbade, FCTI
Registrar/CE

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Membership


Join a global network of peers, and save on exams, education and books.
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Academy


Online events, conferences, training courses, exam review courses.
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Certification


Earn MPTPs and enhance your professional credibility.

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since 1982 and chartered since 1992

Knowledge and skills

To determine what standards of knowledge and skills are to be attained by persons seeking to become registered members of the taxation profession.

Professional Ethics

To promote professional ethics and efficiency in tax administration and practice.

Standard of Taxation

To raise, maintain and regulate the standard of taxation practice amongst its members

Research

To encourage, promote and co-ordinate research for the advancement of taxation practice and administration in Nigeria.


News & Events


August 31, 2021

Approved Candidates For November 2021 Associate Induction

Following the application for admission as an Associate member of our Institute (see list below) and in accordance with the provisions of the CITN Charter, we […]
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 […]

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