About Us

About Cross River State Internal Revenue Service (CRIRS)

Cross River State Internal Revenue Service (CRIRS) is now known as one of the lead revenue Services in the Country, with its current autonomy status.

The Service is also responsible for doing all such things that may be deemed necessary and expedient for the assessment and collection of taxes and is accountable for all revenue so collected in a systematic and prescribed manner.

The Independent rating on Economic Confidential Annual State Viability Index (ASVI) 2016 ranked Cross River State 8th position on IGR compared to Federation Account Allocation for 2016 while the state took 11th position on IGR for 2016 from 15th position in 2015..

1. Our Vision

To be a Revenue Authority with an optimal tax system that endures voluntary compliance and makes Internally Generated Revenue the catalyst for the State’s Socio-Economic Development.

2. Our Mission

We will operate a modern Tax Administration System that is people friendly, efficient, and robust, leveraging emerging technology and a well motivated workforce to optimize revenue collection.

3. Our Core Values

Professionalism

  • Competence
  • Accuracy
  • Accountability

Resilience

  • Determination

Innovation

  • Creativity
  • Dynamism

Character

  • Integrity
  • Responsibility

Excellence

  • Superior Performance
  • Merit Driven