The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) embarked on an Integrated Tax Administration System (ITAS) project in 2013. ITAS is aimed at enhancing tax administration and simplifying the tax compliance process in Nigeria through the use of technology.
When fully functional, taxpayers will be able to file their tax returns electronically, pay their taxes online, get instant credit for withholding taxes deducted on their income, generate tax clearance certificates and chat with their FIRS local tax office through the "Message Centre".
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