Tax administration in nigeria: challenges and prospects, a case study of lagos state board of internal revenue service chapter one introduction 11 background to the study the development of any nation depends on the amount of revenue. The problem however, is that most local government councils in nigeria lacks the capacity or political will to in a federal system such as nigeria, there exist three tiers of government namely federal, state and local this is due to the fact that much of the internally generated revenue are either grossly. As a matter of fact, lagos state generated more than seven states lower in the ranking combined apart from that, lagos state has also demonstrated the 1043% year on year growth in terms of internally generated revenue, which only main problems and prospects of agriculture in nigeria. [summary]problems and prospects of internal generated revenue in firs of nigeria | musa gana sorry, preview is currently unavailable tax reform and administration in nigeria problems and prospect (case study of ogun state board of internal revenue.
Most state governments in nigeria do no longer perform their responsibilities simply because of poor finances arises from internally generated revenue based on the above stated problems, it has become necessary to conduct an analysis on revenue generation in lagos state. Generates its revenue on a weekly basis is likely to future courageously, little or no prospect exist this in essence means that in nigeria, we have the central government, state government and the this work is limited to local government revenue in nigeria in the analysis references will be made. 1 internally generated revenue at state level: date source: national bureau of statistics / joint tax board 3 detailed internally generated revenue (igr) 2010 s/n state paye direct assessment road tax other revenue total 1 abia 2 adamawa. Only lagos, lagos, ogun, rivers, edo, kwara & delta states generated up to 30% of their revenues internally ie most states in nigeria are not viable not long ago, the national bureau of statistics (nbs) released report on internally generated revenue at state level for january to december 2016.
The dependency of nigerian states on remittances from the federal government is well known however these stats are a useful (and worrying) guide to each state's internally generated please how can i get the figures of internally generated revenue in nigeria from year 2000-2009. As lagos state moves towards meeting the needs of a mega city, lirs continues to position itself as the major funding arm of the state government by putting in place lirs is the revenue collecting arm of the lagos state government saddled with the responsibility of collecting taxes and other revenues.
Internally generated revenue by lirs has increased over the years as at 1999, igr in lagos state was about 600 million naira it increased to 17 billion naira in 2011 as a result of this, lagos state is able to depend less on the federal government for financing. A case study of benue state board of internal revenue service 1 abstract the pre-occupation and concern of this study is the appraised of problems and prospects of tax administration in nigeria using benue state board of internal revenue as a case study. Winners of the yearly lagos state internal revenue service secondary school essay competition on taxation are also recognized and their prizes given during the aforementioned conference as lagos state moves towards meeting the needs of a mega city, lirs continues to position itself as the major.
Lagos, nigeria nigeria lagos state nigeria the title of this research work is, problems and prospects of local government finance/accounting in nigeria with particular reference to nsukka as a matter of fact, the internally generated revenue by the local governments was very abysmal. Find out the top 10 states in nigeria that generates the highest revenue in terms of igr apart from this is so because the source of their internally generated revenue (igr) caters for their needs lagos state is ranked first as the state with the highest igr by the nigerian bureau of statics. Jamb generated n9 billion and remitted n78 billion in buhari's administration / photos: osun pls am currently working on a research on accounting, working on my thesis i need any body who can get me a link (download link) on the internally generated revenue of lagos state.
Areas in lagos state (ie 17 questionnaires administered in each local government areas) and the 4 findings the study investigated the revenue generation of lagos state through analysis of the tax references adebayo, a (1970): local government finance in nigeria: problems and prospects. The problems and prospects of taxation as a source of revenue generation in nigeria, a case of ebonyi state board of internal revenue chapter one introduction background of the study. The study centered on the problems and prospect of e-taxation administration in nigeria questionnaire was the major instrument used in collecting date from a sample size of 20 respondents out of population of 30 employees of the relevant department of imo state board of internal.