Beams Attention On Tax Defaulters, ‘Sues’ AY And Davido
Do you blame LASG, When Davido boasted he made N500m in just one night.
AY too show off his multi millionaire house and automobile on social media. AY should have learnt lesson from Linda Ikeji when she claimed her house on Banana Island worth more than N500m.
Just like their fans are crooning over these displays of opulence, governor officials are watching too.
Sure they ought to know the tax man will be knocking on their doors.
The Lagos State Government has focused its attention on high-profile tax defaulters in the state with the aim to ensure high level of compliance with its tax laws.
This is just as the state government has reportedly sued entertainers Davido and Ayo Makun, better known as AY, for tax evasion, as the duo are accused of evading tax despite high earnings from their business.
A court paper, seen by The Punch on Saturday, indicated that the state government had dragged the duo before the court for alleged tax evasion.
The news outlet disclosed that while Davido was charged before a Lagos high court in July 2017 and may risk a jail term if convicted AY was also charged to court in 2016 for failing to file his tax returns.