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Tax Collected

Declining tax revenue, post-2012

Tax Collected (Billion )

Gross Value Added Tax (VAT) (Billion )

Unstable tax (VAT) collection

Tax Collected: Tax revenue which has relatively maintained an upward trend, fell considerably in 2015 and dipped significantly in early 2016 on the account of economic downturn, as many businesses severely underperformed or shut down operations in the period.

Gross Value Added Tax: Gross Value Added Tax (gross VAT) has maintained fluctuant tempo; reaching a trough at below N40 billion in 2010Q4 and peak of above 90 billion dollars in 2013Q4. In recent times, gross VAT has fallen below N50 billion on the account of falling consumer demand following present macroeconomic challenges.



All-Share Index And Market Capitalization

All-Share Index: In 2016Q1, the decline in ASI was driven by declines in Banking, Insurance, Consumer goods, Oil/Gas, Lotus Islamic, Industrial, AseM, Pension and Premium NSE indices. However, the ASI

Appropriation Act (Budget)

Appropriation Act (Budget): Capital expenditure remarkably increased in 2016 relative to preceding year, on the account of the present governments renewed commitment to infrastructure development.

Capital Importation And Budgetary Allocation

Capital Importation: Foreign investment into the agricultural sector was relatively flat between 2007 and 2012 but gained unusual momentum in September 2015. The spike in 2015 is likely driven by the

Internally Generated Revenue

Internally Generated Revenue: Total internally generated revenue particularly declined across the 36 states in Nigeria, in 2015. This is attributable to the weak macroeconomic and financial conditions