Tax Thursday: The Success of VAIDS Lies on the Proper Assessment of Taxpayers – Director, TAA

The Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) today took a different feature as the Directorate of Tax Assessment and Audit organized an in-house training for its staff on the high sense of professionalism required in properly assessing taxpayers.

The Director of Tax Assessment and Audit, Mr. ‘Lekan Rotimi informed the staff of the fact that the success of VAIDS lies on the proper and adequate assessment of taxpayers most especially the High Networth Individuals (HNIIs), as primarily expected of the directorate.
Mr. Rotimi further emphasized the need for the use of technology as this will improve the efficiency of the scheme and positively impact on the nation’s economy. He therefore urged the staff to be careful and ensure that integrity and professionalism are called into play while discharging their duties.

One of the staff in the directorate, Comfort Bamidele advised that in order to gain the confidence and support of all citizens, the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) should first be embraced by public office holders.


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