‘FIRS‘ lists davido’s DMW as tax defaulter in Nigeria
The Federal Inland Revenue Service is responsible for assessing, collecting and accounting for tax and other revenues accruing to the Federal Government in Nigeria.
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), has named davido’s music label “DMW” as one of tax defaulters in Nigeria.
The FIRS had on Tuesday published names of 19,901 individuals and organisations, who default on tax payment in Nigeria.
The list obtained contains prominent individuals and organisations such as:
* Obasanjo Farms Nig. Ltd (Feedmill)
* Iyiola Omisore & Par
* Citiroof Aluminium Co. Ltd
* Coldstone Creamery Limited (Yaba)
* Davido Music Worldwide Ltd
* Grand Square Supermarket and Stores Ltd
* Open Heavens Bliss Enterprises
* God is Good Motors. etc….
The agency issued an ultimatum to names of individuals/organizations that has refused to pay owed tax, adding that ‘If they fail, refuse or neglect to pay the tax due within 30 days of this notice, the FIRS shall in accordance with Section 49 (2) (a- d) of the FIRSE Act proceed and enforce the payment of the said tax against all the directors, managers, secretaries and every other person concerned in the management of the companies and recover the said tax from such persons without further notice.”
Davido’s response on Twitter;