FIRS Set To Target Billionaire Tax Defaulters In Nigeria

In a bid to ensure that every citizens irrespective of their status adhere to the payment of tax in the country, the Federal Inland Revenue Service have declared that plans are underway to  go after billionaire tax defaulters .

The decision by the service to embark in such move was basically meant to checkmate some of individuals and groups who have failed to comply with the tax payment principles outlined by the federal government.

It would be recall that earlier this year, the Federal Inland Revenue Service boss, Babatunde Fowler had complained bitterly that over 6772 defaulting billionaire taxpayer were identified by leveraging on banks data.