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    Tax: Oyo govt seals NIHORT, 10 other firms over tax evasion in Ibadan

    The Oyo State government on Thursday sealed the National Horticultural Research Institute, (NIHORT), located at Idi-Ishin area of Ibadan, the state capital for failing to remit its workers Pay As
    You Earn (PAYE) tax to the coffers of the state government.

    Some of the companies included: Agril Nigeria Limited, Bevpak, Fleet, Heineman Edu Books, Mansard Insurance, Merck Pharmaceuticals and Pixels Digital System.

    The state government, two weeks ago, through its enforcement team, had earlier sealed some banks in Ibadan due to nonpayment of environmental taxes.

    It also sealed Obasanjo farm and some other companies over their failure to fulfill their obligations to the state government.

    Alili said government’s concern was, “To ensure that all taxes, dues and revenues accruable to the coffers of the state government are duly paid”.


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