The sealed companies range from hospitality outfits to oil and gas companies and manufacturing companies.
19 companies across Nigeria were sealed by the Federal Inland Revenue (FIRS) over non-remittance of tax to the tune of N5,714,066,613.08.
The FIRS noted that the companies which range from hospitality outfits to oil and gas companies and manufacturing companies were sealed over their failure to fulfill their tax obligations.
The FIRS, in a statement, noted that the companies which range from hospitality outfits to oil and gas companies and manufacturing companies were sealed over their failure to fulfill their tax obligations.
The premises of Seabulk Offshore Operations Nigeria Limited, De Rembrandt Hotel (formerly Renaissance Hotel), Associated Port and Marine Development Company, Kunoch Limited in Ikoyi, Jinhua Group Limited, Anisha Enterprises and Citeco Global were sealed over various sums of tax debt that amounts to N3,333,686,000.
Seabulk Offshore Operations Nigeria Limited: N34.546million
De Rembrandt Hotel (formerly Renaissance Hotel): N30.60million
Associated Port and Marine Development Company: N12.5million
Kunoch Limited: N34.3million
Jinhua Group Limited: N3.1billion
Anisha Enterprises: N24 million
Citeco Global: N99 million
In Port Harcourt
In Rivers State, some companies in Port Harcourt namely, Benek Engineering Company Limited, Arena Event Centre, DSV Pipetronix LTD, Red Transport and Logistics, Otopus Clan Nigeria Limited were also sealed over tax debt running into N2,380,380,613.08.
Benek Engineering Company Limited: N137,961,981.53
Arena Event Centre: N25,063,999.10
DSV Pipetronix LTD: N99,814,873.00
Red Transport and Logistics: N1,918,764,246.00
Otopus Clan Nigeria Limited: N198,775,513.55
In Delta State, companies sealed in Warri include Golden Tulip Hotel, Ashinmo Resources, Hotel De Great, West African Pumping Services Limited, Sam- Pira International Limited and Bridge View Hotel over undisclosed tax debts.