Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. However, this depends on the type of stamp duty transaction

Stamp duty certificate number is used for identification of stampable transaction(s), validation and verification by third party agencies.

Stamp duty certificate number is important for all stamp duty transactions. Without it, the transaction is invalid.

The system will automatically inform you that the TIN provided is already in use. You will be required to provide another TIN for registration purposes.

The primary objective of allowing exemptions to Government Establishments or instruments on which the incidence of duty is to be borne by any tier of the government is to avoid an incidence where Government pays tax to government.

Yes. The system will automatically send a copy of the stamp duty certificate to the email of the user who processed the transaction. Users are advised to use their email when processing their transactions.

ISDS stand for Integrated Stamp Duties Services. It is an online platform that enables duty payers carryout their stamp duty transactions without necessarily going to a physical office. It covers Assessment, Payments and E-Stamping.

Taxpayer Identification Number is a unique number that keeps and integrated record of all tax payments made by the taxpayer regardless of tax type.

ISDS manual can be downloaded from http://stampduty.gov.ng/downloadresources Click on RESOURCES on the menu then click on click to download below user manual.

Users can only use JTB or FIRS Tax Identification Number (TIN)

On stamp duty portal, click on the SIGN IN button at the top right corner of the website. Provide your username and password on the login page and click on LOG IN button.

Click on the LIST OF SERVICES AND RATE icon on the home page, to view all types of stamp duties.

Note: You can also search for different stamp duty instruments by using the search bar function at the top of the page (beside the FIRS logo).

RRR only works for Remita payment platform. Users who make payment using Remita platform will be assigned RRR number automatically when payment is successful.

A new ISDS account is verified through your email address. A verification link will be sent to your email address upon registration. You are required to login into your email and click on the verification link to activate your ISDS account.

On the user dashboard, click on VIEW DETAILS on completed transaction icon, a page with the list of completed transactions will be displayed. Click on VIEW CERTIFICATE button for completed transaction to view the certificate.

Log in to your dashboard and click on TRANSACTION menu. A drop down menu is displayed. Select any option from PENDING, COMPLETE or ALL to view the respective transaction category. A new page is displayed to view your transaction(s).

Simply click on the ADVANCED button. Then click on the PROCEED TO STAMPDUTY.GOV.NG (UNSAFE) link

No. After processing a successful transaction on ISDS, the certificate is available for printing in your user dashboard.

No. You can view and download your certificate by login into ISDS with the username and password that will be sent to the transaction email address on ISDS