The federal inland revenue service which acronym is (FIRS), is a federal agency of the federal government of Nigeria its mission was to deliver quality services to taxpayers in partnership with all stakeholders and make taxation the pivot of National Development.
The federal agency has always been transparent and operated in an efficient tax system that optimizes tax revenue, collection, and voluntary compliance.
FIRS was created in 1943 by the then colonial master, In 1961 the company and income tax act no 22 of 1961 established the federal board of inland revenue in 2007 FIRS got it financial and autonomy with the passage of the federal inland revenue service (establishment) act 2007
The federal inland revenue service has witnessed different growth and Development, the success of Greater height the enactment of national tax policy, and improve fund, legislation, education. dispute resolution mechanism, the introduction of the taxpayer identification number (TIN) and the automation of the operation of the services
In 2016 the agency and in collaboration with CAC, CBN, OAGF, and JTB has registered 814,000 new corporate taxpayers. by mid-2018 it had work in conjunction with the state internal revenue service (SIRSS) pushed for the national Tax roll, to about 19 million
Currently, no job vacancies or recruitment exercises are going on in the federal inland revenue service.