Filing and Paying Taxes

All You Need to Know About the FG's New Pioneer Status Tax Incentive

All You Need to Know About the FG's New Pioneer Status Tax Incentive

By Adenike Adeyemi 1 min read
The Federal Government of Nigeria recently approved twenty-seven (27) new industries for inclusion in the list of…
Understanding Value Added Tax (VAT) in Nigeria

Understanding Value Added Tax (VAT) in Nigeria

By Oyindamola Adeosun 1 min read
Value Added Tax (VAT) is an indirect tax levied at a rate of 5% on goods and services consumed. The final burden of VAT…
How to avoid paying excessive taxes in Nigeria

How to avoid paying excessive taxes in Nigeria

By Nairametrics Financial Advocates 8 min read
Taxes are statutory obligations of every citizen and businesses in a country. It is thus a major factor in…
Pioneer Status Tax Incentive in Nigeria

Pioneer Status Tax Incentive in Nigeria

By Oyindamola Adeosun 1 min read
Pioneer status tax holiday is an initiative by the Nigerian government designed to encourage the growth of specific…
Registering for FIRS e-Filing platform: Going digital

Registering for FIRS e-Filing platform: Going digital

By Deloitte Nigeria 2 min read
In 2017, FIRS announced the introduction of six (6) new electronic tax services (e-services) after several years…
MSME Tax 101 - What is CIT?

MSME Tax 101 - What is CIT?

By Deloitte Nigeria 4 min read
Companies income tax (CIT) is a type of tax levied on profits of limited liability companies accruing in, derived…
Due Dates for Filing Tax Returns and Statutory Deductions

Due Dates for Filing Tax Returns and Statutory Deductions

We have highlighted in the table below, timelines for filing common tax returns and statutory
By Deloitte Nigeria 4 min read
A Start-up Guide To Being Tax Compliant

A Start-up Guide To Being Tax Compliant

Nkechi is the co-founder of a blooming start-up. She's a model business owner as she does
By DIY Law 3 min read
Understanding Minimum Tax

Understanding Minimum Tax

We all look forward to the festive seasons because it brings with it joy, sense of community,
By Abisoye Ayoola 2 min read
Income tax of a Business Name - the nitty gritty (2)

Income tax of a Business Name - the nitty gritty (2)

This article is the second part of the series "Income tax of a Business Name - the nitty gritty".
By Deloitte Nigeria 2 min read
Overview and importance of stamp duties

Overview and importance of stamp duties

Stamp duties are taxes levied on instruments executed by both companies and individuals. The duty
By Deloitte Nigeria 1 min read
Appeasing the Tax Man: Practical Steps to Effective Tax Compliance

Appeasing the Tax Man: Practical Steps to Effective Tax Compliance

Tax-related issues are becoming a recurrent theme both in the international and local media,
By Deloitte Nigeria 1 min read
What is Personal Income Tax (PIT)?

What is Personal Income Tax (PIT)?

In Nigeria, individuals are required to pay tax on the income derived from a trade, business,
By Deloitte Nigeria 5 min read
What do MSMEs stand to gain from paying taxes?

What do MSMEs stand to gain from paying taxes?

Paying taxes in Nigeria is one of the inevitable duties of every business owner yet an
By Deloitte Nigeria 2 min read
FIRS could seal your office if you get these two notices

FIRS could seal your office if you get these two notices

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has made it clear to businesses in Nigeria
By Nairametrics Financial Advocates 1 min read
Protecting your bottom-line: avoidable tax costs

Protecting your bottom-line: avoidable tax costs

In the course of my about a decade tax career, the experience has been that time and time
By Abisoye Ayoola 3 min read
Frequently Asked Questions and Answers on Withholding Tax

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers on Withholding Tax

Photo Credit:  Question 1 What is Withholding Tax (WHT)? Answer: Withholding Tax is
By Oyindamola Adeosun 3 min read
MSME Tax 101 - What is VAT?

MSME Tax 101 - What is VAT?

Value added tax (VAT) is a compulsory consumption tax charged and payable on the supply of all
By Deloitte Nigeria 5 min read
Here's Whats New on Tax Identification Number

Here's Whats New on Tax Identification Number

As part of the Ease of Doing Business Initiatives, the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) has
By Oluchi Johnson-Achibiri 1 min read
List of Regulatory Bodies in Nigeria that Entrepreneurs Should Know

List of Regulatory Bodies in Nigeria that Entrepreneurs Should Know

As a business owner, you probably know that your business is regulated by different laws. Some of
By DIY Law 4 min read
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