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Nigeria: New application process for tax clearance certificates

Nigeria: Application process tax clearance certificates

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has launched a new application portal for tax clearance certificates.


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The prior tax clearance certificate application portal has been decommissioned. Most taxpayers were issued restricted six-month tax clearance certificates earlier in the year, and these will expire by 30 June 2020. Consequently, taxpayers may need to update their information with the FIRS to allow for a smooth transition to the new portal and to ease of the processing of tax clearance certificates, next year.

Read a June 2020 report [PDF 127 KB] prepared by the KPMG member firm in Nigeria

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