Benue Govt. Begins Campaign To Increase IGR

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Updated December 1, 2016

Benue Govt. Begins Campaign To Increase IGRThe Benue state government has flagged off its tax and informal sector business enumeration exercise across the state with a view to shore-up its internally generated revenue by 30%.

The move follows report of non-remittances of tax revenue by the informal sector and some businesses in the formal sector.

The state government, at an executive council meeting presided over by Governor Samuel Ortom, constituted a committee headed by the Commissioner of Finance to fast-track its implementation and enforce compliance.