LIRS extends deadline for filing 2020 individual Income Tax Returns (Form A) by two weeks

LIRS extends the deadline for filing 2020 Individual Income Tax Returns (Form A) by two weeks

The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has issued a public notice (the Notice) informing all taxable individuals resident in Lagos State of a two-week extension of the deadline for filing the 2020 individual income tax returns.

Deadline for filing the 2020 Individual Income Tax Returns (Form A)

Deadline for filing the 2020 Individual Income Tax Returns (Form A)

In accordance with Section 41 of the Personal Income Tax Act (PITA) (as amended), all taxable persons are required to file a return of claims and income from every source (earned and unearned income) for the year preceding the year of assessment, with the relevant tax authority (RTA).