Kaduna govt seals 2 banks’ premises over N295m unpaid taxes

T he Kaduna State Internal Revenue Service (KDIRS) yesterday sealed the premises of Keystone Bank and First City Monument Bank (FCMB) in Kaduna over alleged unpaid taxes.   The Executive Chairman of the Service, Dr. Zaid Abubakar told newsmen in Kaduna that the banks allegedly owed the state government to the tune of N294.85 million.   Abubakar said that the amount accumulated from unpaid Pay-As-You-Earn (PAYE) and withholding tax since 2007.     According to him, Keystone Bank owed unpaid taxes amounting to N222.8 million between 2007 and 2018, while…