LIRS to introduce unique biometrics-based identifier for taxpayers
The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has issued a public notice (the Notice) on its intention to integrate the LASG-EBS Taxpayer Identification Digit (PID) module into the National Tax Identification Number (TIN) system with the Joint Tax Board (JTB). The TIN module is biometrics-based, with the aim of ensuring identity uniqueness for taxpayers.
Joint Tax Board issues public notice on abuse of voluntary pension contribution scheme
The Joint Tax Board (JTB) recently issued a public notice (the Notice) on the perceived abuse of voluntary pension contribution (VPC) scheme by employees as a means of avoiding personal income tax.