The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), in a bid to kickstart a conversation about the Nigerian Tax System, launched the #bettertax initiative.
On Tuesday, May 15th 2019, Nigerians from all walks of life were invited for the launch of Bettertax; an initiative supported by Bill and Melinda gates foundation that aims to look into the Nigerian tax system in order to build an effective one that benefits every citizen.
From Nigerian students, to government officials, the event was for all; as every stakeholder was represented in the audience. A panel comprising Eng. Ahmed Munsur (President MAN), Professor Teju Somorin (First Female Professor of Taxation), Yemi Adamolekun (Executive Director, EIE)
Nigeria, Mr Gabriel Fagbemilusi and Mr Taiwo Oyedele (Tax Leader – PWC) steered the conversations for the day and entertained questions from the Moderator Onyi Sunday and audience.
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group Fiscal Policy Commission also launched the Citizen’s Perception Report which is a result of one of the ongoing research by the NESG on Tax in Nigeria from the different angles of the different Tax stakeholders.
Follow the conversation on Social Media on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram @bettertaxng or, visit bettertax.nesgroup.org