Companies in Nigeria to pay Police Trust Fund Levy of 0.005% of net profits
The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN), recently made public the Nigeria Police Trust Fund (Establishment) Act, 2019 (The Act), which was signed into law on 24 June 2019 and will be in force for period of six years.
Tax Appeal Tribunal delivers landmark ruling against Abia State Board of Internal Revenue
The Tax Appeal Tribunal on 21 August 2019, in the case between Polaris Bank PLC (the Appellant) V. Abia State Board of Internal Revenue (the Respondent), affirmed that statutorily stipulated procedures must be followed before a tax liability determined from an audit exercise becomes payable by a taxpayer.
Career Opportunities for Cyber Security Professionals
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Nigeria to sign agreement establishing the African Continental Free Trade Area
The Federal Government of Nigeria has indicated its intent to sign the agreement establishing the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) at the 12th Extraordinary Summit of the African Union slated for 7 July 2019.
Federal Executive Council approves new import levy
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a new 0.2% import levy on eligible imports from African Union (AU) Member States.
Mergers and acquisitions now under the joint purview of SEC and FCCPC…till further notice
SEC and FCCPC recently issued joint guidance on submission of notifications for proposed mergers, acquisitions and other business combination notifications
Vacancies in the Nigeria Power Sector Program (NPSP)
We are pleased to announce some vacancies under the Nigeria Power Sector Program, a power sector transformation programme led by Deloitte.
The informal sector to benefit from the contributory pension scheme
In a bid to strengthen the post-retirement financial capability of all working Nigerians, the National Pension Commission (PenCom) has finalised plans to launch the Micro Pension Plan
Open banking, open risk. Managing financial crime in a disrupted world
New technologies, new entrants to the industry, new regulations and changing consumer preferences are combining to disrupt and fragment what was until recently an industry dominated by the major banks.