Kano State consumption tax overruled by Federal High Court

By a recent Federal High Court (FHC) ruling, the consumption tax imposed by Kano State Government on goods and services consumed within the state has been nullified. This is in addition to a perpetual injunction granted against the State Government from implementing the tax.

Guide to Fiscal Information – Key Economies in Africa 2018

Deloitte Nigeria Young Impact Makers

Okorogheye Orishenye David, the 15 years old who had  A1 in 9 subjects in WAEC and scored 332 in JAMB will walk through our doors at Deloitte Nigeria, Civic Towers, Victoria Island on Monday, 30 July 2018 to participate at our Young Impact Makers (YIM) programme. Okorogheye will be joining 29 other brilliant senior secondary school students from across the country for the third edition of YIM. They will have access to all the facilities available to a Deloitte Staff,access to our global learning platforms and undergo an intensive two-week Mentoring programme from 8:00am to 5:00pm daily.

Deloitte Nigeria holds 2018 Talent Management Forum #TheSocialEnterprise

On Tuesday 17 July 2018, Deloitte hosted this year edition of Deloitte Nigeria Talent Management Forum. The event was organised to present the Deloitte 2018 Human Capital Trends survey, which explored the transition of organisations from business enterprises into social enterprises.  

Federal Government reconstitutes the Tax Appeal Tribunal

The Minister of Finance recently announced the reconstitution of the Tax Appeal Tribunal (TAT), with the appointment of commissioners for the tribunals situated in Lagos, Abuja and each of the six geo-political zones.

Nigeria Tax Authorities seek to deepen tax penetration through automation

The Joint Tax Board (JTB) which is the umbrella body for all State Boards of Internal Revenue (SBIRs) in Nigeria held its 141st meeting on 16 July 2018. The theme of the meeting was ‘Leveraging on ICT for Efficient Tax Administration and Revenue Enhancement: Focusing on State IRS’.

Invest in Nigeria

In 2014, when global commodity prices dropped, Nigeria plunged into economic trouble and in 2016 the country faced its first recession in over two decades. Heeding the call to diversify, the Nigerian government rose to the challenge and started to implement a number of initiatives to not only grow its economy but to protect it from similar commodity downswings in the future.

Federal Ministry of Interior provides further directives on the full-automation process for applications

Following our earlier communication on the decision of the Federal Ministry of Interior (“FMI” or “the Ministry”) to automate the application processes for Business Permit/Expatriate Quota and Place of Worship, the Ministry has now communicated 3 September 2018 as the commencement date for the full online automation.

Vacancies for Experienced Consulting Professionals

Position Title: Energy Sector Advisor/ Environment Specialist Direct Report: PMO/Results Management Lead Programme Description Deloitte is leading a power sector transformation programme which has been established by a development agency to support reform within Nigeria’s power sector.

An overview of Nigeria’s 2018 Income Tax (Country by Country Reporting) Regulations

Background The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) recently released the Income Tax (Country by Country Reporting) Regulations, 2018 (“CbCR Regulations” or “the Regulations”), which marks yet another significant step by Federal Government of Nigeria in its quest to align the Nigerian tax system with outcomes of ongoing international tax reforms.

Nigeria Immigration Service suspends biometrics enrolment and associated charges for Visa on Arrival

The Nigeria Immigration Service has temporarily suspended the biometrics enrolment process and associated $90 charge for Visa on Arrival (VoA). The suspension only applies to the recently introduced biometrics enrolment aspect of the VoA policy.