Infrastructure is basic essential services that should be put in place to enable development to occur. Economic development of Kogi State can be facilitated and accelerated by the presence of infrastructure. A direction that is being achieved with Taxpayers money. (Pic: Kogi Internal Revenue Service HQ)


Education for Sustainable Development allows every human being to acquire the knowledge, skills, attitudes and values necessary to shape a sustainable future. Creating the perfect atmosphere for this is key for the development of Kogi State and Taxpayers have contributed immensely to the funding. (Pic: LGEA Primary School Felele, Lokoja)

Health Care

Better health is central to human happiness and well-being. It also makes an important contribution to economic progress, as healthy populations live longer, are more productive, and save more. Taxpayers have gone a long way to funding the health sector in Kogi State. (Pic: Diagnostic Center – Lokoja)


Various agricultural programmes such as farm settlement schemes and agricultural development projects and bodies such as marketing boards, as well as organs such as agro service centres are to be established to render a wide range of services to agriculture. (Pic: Green House Farming – Osara)

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Tax Types

Kogi State Internal Revenue Service (KGIRS) defines tax compliance as obeying provisions of tax laws willingly, without being forced. It also means registering yourself, enterprise, non-governmental organization or a government agency with tax authority and also keeping proper records, preparing tax returns, filing and payment of taxes read more.

Tax Law

Reviews, amendments and modifications to tax legislations are continuous, evolving with global best practices and in keeping with the local socio-economic realities. The review and amendment of tax legislation is in keeping with the formal tax amendment process as provided for in the Nigerian constitution read more.

How to pay

Our payment process is simple and straight foward with a few steps. The tax type is calculated and paid at one of our collecting banks or on one of our online platforms with the correct revenue head for proper documentation. e-recipts and Tax Clearance Certificate can then be collected at the KGIRS head office.

Self Service

Self-service in our context, we have deployed Self-Service Technologies (SSTs) which are technological interfaces allowing taxpayers with the intention to make service transactions more accurate, convenient and faster. From self assessment, tax payment platforms, application forms and more.

Why Pay Tax?

Here Are A Few Reasons.

Free Education and Medicare:
The taxes that we pay are what enable the lesser privileged many to get a good education and healthcare that they cannot afford themselves. In fact the government is able to work out plans of free primary education or free health care for the under privileged only because of the income that it gains from tax payers.


Our online payment channels are available to process ALL forms of tax and revenue payments to Kogi State Government.


The Management of Kogi State Internal Revenue Service (KGIRS) led by the Acting Executive Chairman, Alh. Sule Salihu Enehe, has been applauded for prioritising the welfare of Staffers of the revenue service. Speaking with newsmen on the sideline of the ongoing...

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