WHAT TO DO WHEN ASKED TO PAY TAX OR LEVY YOU AREN’T AWARE OF
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WHAT TO DO WHEN ASKED TO PAY TAX OR LEVY YOU AREN’T AWARE OF

Do you operate a business in Nigeria? Ever been confronted by revenue officials at your business premises to pay taxes or levies you weren’t aware of? The fact is that in most State and local government areas, there is yet to be a unified tax payment system for taxpayers. That explains situations where certain levies...

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WHAT TO DO WHEN SERVED WITH A REVENUE/SPECIAL COURT SUMMONS.

In most states in Nigeria, the revenue court is responsible for hearing tax matters as it concerns the State or Local Government. Before a revenue court summons is served on a business owner/premises, it’s presumed that such business owner has failed to pay a stipulated levy required by law despite service of demand notice on...

HOW DOES A LAWYER HELP WITH MY TAX ISSUES?
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HOW DOES A LAWYER HELP WITH MY TAX ISSUES?

  There appears to be a mistaken notion (especially among small business owners) that when it comes to the subject of taxes, an accountant or tax accountants is the only professional to resort to for solutions. No doubt, tax accountants have a significant role to play as it concerns tax preparation on the one hand,...

THREE BENEFITS THE PROPOSED FINANCE BILL WILL PROVIDE FOR MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM SCALE ENTERPRISES IN NIGERIA IF SIGNED INTO LAW.
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THREE BENEFITS THE PROPOSED FINANCE BILL WILL PROVIDE FOR MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM SCALE ENTERPRISES IN NIGERIA IF SIGNED INTO LAW.

In October 2019, President Muhamadu Buhari presented a Finance Bill to the National Assembly, to amend the various tax laws in Nigeria. The bill was presented with the following objectives; Promote fiscal equity Reform domestic tax laws to align with global best practices Introduce tax incentives for investments in infrastructure and capital markets. Support MSME’s...