Lagos - The Federal Inland Revenue Service on Tuesday sealed the offices of Costain West Africa Plc, First Deepwater Discovery Limited, CAT Construction Group Limited and OPI International Limited,in Lagos over unpaid taxes, Thisday reports.
A statement by the leader of the FIRS enforcement team, Anita Erinne, said Costain West Africa Plc is owing N2billion in Company Income Tax, Value Added Tax and other taxes while First Deepwater Discovery Limited, located at 20, Ogunlana Drive, Surulere, has tax liabilities of N230million, made up of withholding tax, education tax and value added tax.
The statement revealed that CAT Construction Group Limited, located at 20C Ogunlewe Street, off Ligali Ayorinde Street, Victoria Island, owes N176million in taxes while OPI International Limited, located at UBA House, Marina, owes N3 million in company income tax and VAT.
This is coming two days Capital Oil Plc, owned by Ifeanyi Ubah was also shut down by the FIRS agents over tax evasion according to News24.
- News 24