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No plan to impose new taxes - Ahmed

02 September 2015, 18:55

Kwara - The Governor of Kwara State, Alhaji Ahmed, has expressed that no new taxes will be assigned in the state, Punch reported.

This comes after the creation of the Kwara State Internal Revenue Services where it would boost the internally generated revenue of the state.

Also read: Anambra Govt. urges traders to pay taxes, levies promptly

Alhaji gave the assurance during a presentation that was held in the Baruten Local Government area for the welcoming of the new Emir of the town, Prof Halidu Abubakar.

According to Ahmed, the mandate of KIRS is to change the collection process of existing taxes. The aim is to establish new ones in all sectors and further inject money into entrepreneurial development.

The Emir will serve as a builder of bridges among people and his domain.

For more on this story visit Punch 


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