Tenants in Nigeria to pay 6 percent stamp duty – FIRS

Tenants in Nigeria to pay 6 percent stamp duty – FIRS Landlords and property agents have been asked to charge six percent Stamp Duty on all tenancy and lease agreements by the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS). Landlords and property agents were given the directive by the tax agency’s Director, Communications and Liaison Department Abdullahi Read More …

House Rent Agreement, CofO, Others Must Carry Stamp Duty, Says FIRS

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has alerted Nigerians and others resident in the country to make sure that documents pertaining to rent or lease agreements for their homes or offices, Certificate of Occupancy (CofO) as well as a list of other common business-related transaction instruments are subject to authentication with the new FIRS Adhesive Read More …