Akeredolu: Plan to amend Constitution over VAT will be dead on arrival

Governor of Ondo State and Chairman, Southern Governors Forum, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, has said the move…

Accumulating debts for next generation is criminal, Obasanjo tells FG

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has faulted the federal government’s plan to source fresh external loans. He…

Presidency lists projects to be financed with fresh $4.9bn loan

The Muhammadu Buhari administration says the fresh $4.9 billion external loans will finance 15 projects across…

Malami writes governors, says no recoveries made on stamp duty since 2016

Abubakar Malami, Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) says the Federal Government is yet to recover stamp…

Umahi opposes VAT collection by states, backs FIRS

David Umahi, governor of Ebonyi, says the state is not in support of Lagos, Rivers, and…

Buhari asks Senate to approve $4bn, €710m external loans

President Muhammadu Buhari has requested the Senate give approval for fresh loans. Buhari is requesting a…

VAT collection: LCCI seeks adjustment in allocation to states, LGAs

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has called for a review of the current…

Fitch upgrades Lagos ratings to AAA

Fitch Ratings, an Internationally renowned rating agency, has upgraded Lagos State ratings from AA+ (nga) to…

Falana takes over resident doctors’ legal battles with FG

Foremost human rights activist and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Femi Falana will be representing the…

VAT collection: States should move away from mentality of revenue sharing, says Peter Obi

Peter Obi, former governor of Anambra state has advised state governments to improve their revenue generation…

FG’ll obey court verdict on VAT issue, Buhari’s aide Adesina assures

Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, has assured that President…

FG, Lagos set for confrontation over imposition of VAT on imports

Tax on imports provided by the Lagos state’s value-added tax (VAT) law may prove to be…

VAT: God did not create us equally, Kogi Govt tells Lagos, Rivers

The Kogi State government has said it will not involve itself in the pursuit to retain…

As VAT tussle rages, states sue FG over sharing of stamp duty revenue

Attorneys-general of the 36 states have sued Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation (AGF), over the…

FG vrs states VAT war – Cutting through the noise

FG vrs states VAT war – Cutting through the noise (All References are in the first…

JUST IN: Wike releases documents to prove VAT collection by FG is illegal

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Wednesday shared the letter Chairman of the Federal Inland…

VAT Collection: Gombe begs Lagos, Rivers to soft pedal

Gombe State has called for understanding by other State governments on the sharing formula of the…

Lagos VAT bill proposes 6% tax rate, 25% revenue allocation to LGAs

Earlier this week, a bill seeking to empower the Lagos state government to collect value-added tax…

Nigeria – How to Win, by Bode Agusto

In this most seminal treatise, one of Nigeria’s topmost economic scientists and analysts, Mr. Olabode Agusto,…

NCC, FIRS, others prepare for e-Governance Summit

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC and other government agencies like Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, and…

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