Ondo State Board of Internal Revenue

The board of internal revenue (BIR) is the apex government agency charge with the responsibility of superintending internally generated revenue (IGR) in Ondo state. It is a creation of the Personal Income Tax Act 2004(as amended).

Its statutory responsibilities are contained in Section 88 subsection listed below.

  • Ensuring the effectiveness and optimum collection of all taxes and penalties due to the government under the relevant laws.
  • Doing all such things as may be deemed necessary and expedient for the assessment and collection of taxes and shall account for all amounts so collected in a manner to be prescribed by the Commissioner.
  • Appointing, promoting, transferring and imposing discipline on employees of the state service.
  • Making recommendations where appropriate to the Joint Tax Board (JTB) on tax policy; tax reform; tax legislation: tax treaties and exception as m,ay be required, from time to time.
  • Generally controlling the management of the State service on matter of policy subject to the provisions of the laws setting up the state service, and;

The composition of the Board are:

  1. the chairman, who is the executive head of the BIR
  2. the Secretary
  3. the Directors and HOD within the BIR
  4. the Legal Adviser.

Visit: Ondo State Board of Internal Revenue