The Federal Capital Territory Inner Income Service (FCT-IRS) has mentioned the territory possesses qualities that may be developed to compete with finest cities on the earth.
It urged all taxpayers in Abuja to remit their annual tax returns to allow the town develop.
The Govt Chairman of the service, Abdullahi Attah advised NAN on Sunday that the territory is an enormous metropolis that wants cash to take care of, therefore the necessity for all to pay their tax.
In keeping with him, that’s the one option to make the town like Dubai or Singapore.
The Chairman mentioned March 31 could be the deadline taxpayers within the metropolis to file their annual tax returns.
He insisted that the regulation requires each taxable particular person to file a tax return inside 90 days after the tip of the monetary yr.
“Abuja is an enormous metropolis, very modest metropolis and costly to take care of, the one means we will proceed to maintain Abuja of our dream is thru taxation, in order that we might be like Singapore and Dubai of this world.
“We now have concluded association to ship Quick Message Service (SMS) to all taxpayers in our knowledge base asking them to file their annual tax return.
“I’m interesting to all residents of Abuja which might be taxable to do their civic duty and I’m blissful to state that at highest stage, very senior officers of presidency have began submitting forward of March 31 deadline,” he mentioned.
Abuja can seem like Singapore, Dubai – FCT-IRS