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Lagos Revenue Service Chase Laycon With Taxes After Winning N85 Million BBNaija Prize – Nigerians React



Winner of the 2020 BBNaija reality show, Laycon has received a congratulatory message from the Lagos State Internal Revenue Service(LIRS), urging him to pay his taxes.

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Laycon bagged for himself a whooping N95 million in total grand prize after scoring the highest votes of 60% to emerge winner of the BBNaija Lockdown edition.

On twitter, the LIRS was part of the many who sent well wishes on the path of Laycon but in their message, they advised the rich kid to do the needful by paying tax from his wins.

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“Congratulations @itsLaycon Winner @BBNaija Lockdown edition. More wins!! We look forward to seeing you in Y2021 as you #payyourtax”

Nigerians as expected reacted to the government’s call to ask Laycon to pay his taxes, which is the right thing to do.

@Ezy3030: Has it become a crime now in these country for someone to make it again some people will be somewhere beefing and envy you unnecessarily. Why not wait till then. People are busy suffering at ibeju Lekki axis nobody saying anything 2 that.

@tummmiiieee_xo: I thought gifts are “non-allowable incomes” recognized for tax

@latijani: A responsible citizen should pay his tax.. The entire prize money will be shared among his team and he will bear the full tax responsibility in 2021. Someone had better advice the guy to start planning how he manages the money. The taxman’s eye is on the N85m!

SOURCE: AfricaCelebrities.Com