TAX Regime: AGF Pledges Commitment To Efficiency Of Public Resources

The Accountant-General of the Federation AGF, Ahmed Idris, has reaffirmed the Federal Government’s commitment to deepening transparency, accountability and efficiency of public resources for common good.

Idris, represented by the Director in-charge of Consolidated Account at the Office of the AGF, Salawu Zubairu, said this at the closing ceremony of the two-day 2021 Tax-Week in Abuja.

According to him, topics selected for this year’s tax week are very clear and supportive of government’s desire to raise more revenue for financing its activities.

He commended the institute’s focus on stamp duties and proper ways to ensure efficiency in revenue collection, saying what is required in terms of deficit in infrastructure is actually need to spend more.

The Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service FIRS, Mohammad Nami, described the theme of the event as apt in terms of revenue generation and debt financing.

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