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Infrastructure development in Nigeria: Better late than never

Nigeria - March 28 2016 Nigeria remains at the centre of Sub Saharan Africa’s growth story. With a population of over 177 million and an estimated GDP of over US$587 billion

PPPs: The Antidote to Nigeria's Healthcare Infrastructure Deficit

Nigeria - March 7 2016 As Africa's most populous country and with an average five year real growth rate of 5 between 2011 and 2015, Nigeria is ranked as one of the fastest

Guess how many Nigerians pay tax and how our government spends the money

Nigeria - June 15 2016 According to Sven Steinmo, “Governments need money. Modern governments need lots of money. How they get this money and whom they take it from are the

Any tax assessment that is not in line with the law cannot be final and conclusive

Nigeria - June 3 2016 In Star Deep Water Petroleum Ltd v. Lagos State Internal Revenue Service, the Tax Appeal Tribunal (TAT) Lagos division held that an assessment that

Double taxation avoidance treaty with Qatar: What is in it for Nigeria?

Nigeria, Qatar - February 29 2016 The federal government of Nigeria and Qatar have signed an agreement for the avoidance of double taxation on income and capital gains for investments

Of Brexit, the New Foreign Exchange Policy, Tax and You

European Union, Nigeria, United Kingdom - June 27 2016 How the recent developments and events of the coming months in the local and global environment will impact you and your tax. There have been

VAT (Amendment) Bill 2015: Taxpayers to pay much more for non-compliance

Nigeria - June 27 2016 Primarily, the Amendment Bill seeks a significant upward review of all the fines and penalties contained in the Value Added Tax Act. Taxpayers may

Nigeria’s transfer pricing regulations automatically updated?

Nigeria - June 23 2016 In October 2015, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) released the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) package

FIRS launches new electronic platforms for tax payments

Nigeria - June 21 2016 On 20 June 2016, the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) rolled out three electronic-tax payment platforms (ePPs) to enable taxpayers remit their

Climate Change - Back to the Basics Why the SUN Matters (Part one)

Nigeria - June 17 2016 Identifying with the sun as the primary source of energy helps us lay the foundation for understanding the earth’s climate system and its scheme for