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Filing of 2021 employer tax returns in Nigeria

It’s the season for filing payroll tax in Nigeria. The Personal Income Tax Act (PITA) Cap P8 LFN 2011 (as amended) requires every employer to file the employer tax returns (Form H1) with the relevant tax authority by 31 January. Employers are…

How to perform payroll tax reconciliation

What is payroll tax reconciliation?  A payroll tax reconciliation checks whether the PAYE tax calculated corresponds with the actual amount payable. A regular reconciliation lowers payroll tax exposure. An employer can carry out a reconciliation exercise quarterly, bi-annually, or annually.…

LIRS extends deadline for 2021 Form A returns

To lower the impact of COVID-19 on taxpayers, the Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has extended the time for filing the annual individual tax returns (Form A) by 14 days. The new deadline for filing Form A is 14…

Regulatory bodies extend filing deadline in Nigeria

Nigeria has joined a host of other countries around the globe that have rolled out economic palliatives in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Five (5) regulatory bodies have extended the time to file statutory returns while Nigerian lawmakers have proposed…

LIRS launches enterprise tax administration system

The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) has automated its tax management and administration process. Taxpayers in Lagos State can now manage their tax affairs using an online end-to-end platform, enterprise tax administration system (e-Tax). Overall, the multi-channel solution aims…