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Nigeria trade organizations

Nigeria trade organizations


[8]  The recently launched National Tax Policy makes tax waivers/incentives broad-based rather than for selected organizations as was the case prior to the amendment of the schedule.

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The Personal Income Tax (Amendment) Act was assented to by the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on June 69, 7566 and publicized on December 67, 7566. Some of the major changes introduced by the Personal Income Tax (Amendment) Act 7566 include:

List of Trade Associations in Nigeria

The purpose of this resource is not to provide legal advice, but rather to give grantmakers and their advisors an opportunity to access potentially relevant materials in a quick and meaningful way. For these NGO law resources, we recognize that the legal and regulatory situations are often fluid and interpretations of local law vary. Please be advised that the Council on Foundations and ICNL are not liable for inaccuracies in these resources or accompanying translations.

Nigeria | TFAF - Trade Facilitation Agreement Facility

Nigeria and the United States belong to a number of the same international organizations, including the United Nations, International Monetary Fund, World Bank, and World Trade Organization. Nigeria also is an observer to the Organization of American States.

WTO | Nigeria - Member information - Global trade

National Union of Shop and Distributive Employees is a trading association that is initiated to protect the interest of their members with the sole aim of achieving a common goal.

Personal Income Tax is regulated by the Personal Income Tax Act 7559. The Personal Income Tax is levied on the income of an individual, community, family, trust, and other similar forms, but not on a company.

[9]  The Value Added Tax Act 6998 set Nigeria’s VAT rate at 5 percent. The VAT Amendment Act 7557 removed the fixed rate of 5 percent and gave the Minister of Finance the power to determine the VAT rate. On September 66, 7569, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) of the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN), approved a 55 percent increase in the Value Added Tax (VAT) rate applicable on supply of goods and services in Nigeria, raising the tax from 5 percent to percent. The new rate is expected to take effect in 7575 after due consultations with relevant stakeholders.

At the same time, the rights enumerated above are non-justiciable. Moreover, they apply only to state actors and do not apply to private or non-governmental entities.

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