Bayelsa State Board of Internal Revenue was inaugurated on Wednesday 13th April, 2016 by the Governor, His Excellency,
Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson.
The Board is charged with the assessment and collection of taxes from individuals and non-incorporated bodies as approved by relevant Federal and State laws.
Over the years, the Board has increased the State’s Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) by implementing various strategies, which have impacted positively on revenue generation and collection in the State.
To be a responsible Internally Generated Revenue Collection Agency of the State, operating within the law, highly respected and trusted, exhibiting and providing efficient service.
To identify all sources of Internally Generated Revenue in the State and ensure that the appropriate revenue from all applicable persons is promptly and efficiently collected and reported to the State on a timely basis.