What is FIRS?
FIRS means Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS was established by FIRS (Establishment) Act 13 of 2007. The commencement date of this Act was 16th April, 2007. The Act is a collection of establishment, powers, management, financial provisions, tax administration and other provisions guiding the administration of FIRS. FIRS was established with a vision to deliver quality services to taxpayers in partnership with all stakeholders and make taxation the pivot of national development.
What is the role of the FIRS?
The FIRS is charged with the following responsibilities:
What is the structure of FIRS?
FIRS is headed by the Executive Chairman of the Service who shall be experienced in taxation. The Chairman of the Service is to be appointed by the President and subject to the confirmation of the Senate. The Chairman will be supported in administration by
Who is the Head of FIRS?
The current Executive Chairman of the FIRS is Dr. Babatunde Fowler who was appointed on the 3rd of November 2017 by the President of Federal Republic of Nigeria. He was appointed Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service and Chairman Joint Tax Board by His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR on 18th August, 2015
What sector does the Agency regulate?
The FIRS is responsible for all affairs relating to Tax and revenue assessment and collection accruable to the Federal Government or any of its agencies.
What activities does the Agency regulate?
The Federal Inland Revenue Service is responsible for assessing, collecting and accounting for all taxes and other revenues accruing to the Federal Government or any of its agencies.
What services does FIRS provide?
FIRS recently digitalized services offered. It provides services that include but are not limited to the following:
The relevant laws regulating tax administration can be downloaded here
To see samples of the Application Form templates for FIRS services, click here
RELEVANT CONTACTS AND LINKS
Head Office, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) Abuja.
Revenue House, 20 Sokode Crescent, Wuse Zone 5, Abuja
A list of all operating FIRS offices operating nationwide can be downloaded here
If you need any help accessing any services from the FIRS, you may request via our portal or send us an email – email@example.com.
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