Reformed pioneer status incentive in Nigeria: Any contradiction to tax revenue drive?
The Federal Government of Nigeria recently approved the eligibility of 27 additional industries for possible grant of pioneer status incentive (PSI). This move is coming on the heels of the National Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP), which aims to stimulate and strengthen economic growth by boosting the level of economic participation of certain key industries.
FG grants 27 new industries eligibility for pioneer tax incentive
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) of Nigeria has approved a new list of industries and products that could benefit from tax exemption available under the pioneer incentive scheme. Companies and products granted pioneer incentives enjoy three-year tax holiday which may be extended to five years subject to meeting required conditions.
Internally Generated Revenue: What are the short term options at State Level?
Internally generated revenues (IGR) are revenues generated by States within the Nigerian federation, independent of their share of revenue from the federation account.