Africa’s leading integrated payments and digital commerce company, Interswitch, has organized its Engagement Forum with State Revenue Boards – Northern Region to discuss revenue collection and growth strategies using technology.
23rd September, 2022
The two-day event, which took place on September 21 and 22, 2022 at the Reiz Continental Hotel, Abuja, was themed, "Staying Ahead of the Revenue Growth Curve Using Technology", where representatives from the revenue boards of 18 northern states were present.
At the event, conversations revolved around the challenges with the Nigerian tax landscape for state governments, opportunities for revenue growth through tax digitization, and examples of regions benefitting from effective tax digitization. The participants were also engaged on the possibilities of revenue collection through automation as a means to ensure that revenue leakages are reduced.
Interswitch, a leading industry player, proffered cutting-edge technology solutions to effectively address the challenges around revenue collections during the 'industry session'. Stakeholders were introduced to solutions such as the Paydirect solution, a multi-channel revenue collection, monitoring and reporting solution which is currently in use by more than 30 states to achieve their revenue goals.
As a future-forward company, Interswitch continues to put innovation at its core, providing sustainable solutions that address peculiar needs of players across sectors to foster seamlessness and convenience. Since 2002, Interswitch has been at the forefront of the Federal Internal Revenue Service (FIRS) revenue drive to digitize and facilitate tax collection.