Nairametrics| The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has begun a crackdown on firms who have refused to pay their tax arrears in various states in the country, reports Punch. The exercise, which has occurred in two phases already has seen a number of high profile companies shut down already. These are the names of the companies shut down so far and the amounts that they owe.
|Name Of Company||State||Amount|
|ISO Glass Industries Limited||Oyo State||N12,037,416.99|
|Michael Okpara University of Agriculture’s Guest House||Abia State||N3,500,000|
|De-Latino Concert Limited||Abia State||N6,677,221|
|Hotel Macbeck Limited||Abia State||N273,313.40|
|Ohama Suites Limited||Abia State||N1,153,500|
|Onyems Classic Pharmacy||Abia State||N400,000|
|Otubraco Nigeria Limited||Abia State||N540,437.50|
|Asjay & Company Nigeria Limited||FCT||N10,735,866.26|
|Ambeez Properties Limited||FCT||N892,500|
The enforcement team, led by Ruth Mandeun, restated the commitment of the FIRS to recouping lost tax and shutting down erring companies no matter their size.