Kenya Revenue Authority News

EACC exposes lapses by Embu’s Executive

‘cancel 100 contracts’ The county Executive was also faulted for failing to remit taxes to the Kenya Revenue Authority.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

NZUKI: Huduma Namba chance to break ground as truly digital

BUSINESS It is not unusual for our myriad identification databases — including the national identity card (ID) issued at 18, passport, driving licence, National Social Security Fund (NSSF), National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) and Kenya Revenue Authority Personal Identification Number (PIN) — to vary on one person.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

KRA on path to net 66,000 landlords

Economy KRA on path to net 66,000 landlords The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) says it is skimming through bank records and transaction details of utility firms with the hope of roping in additional 66,000 landlords into the tax net in the next three years.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

KRA on path to net 66,000 landlords

The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) says it is skimming through bank records and transaction details of utility firms with the hope of roping in additional 66,000 landlords into the tax net in the next three years.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

iTax is a big step forward but has long way to go

Technology iTax is a big step forward but has long way to go When the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) launched the online tax filing system, iTax in 2013 corporates and individuals heaved a sigh of relief that the laborious process of paying taxes would be a thing of the past.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

EDITORIAL: Release of unregistered cars calls for punishment

This time round, the perpetrators are Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) officers, who are meant to be the eyes and ears of the taxman.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Humphrey Kariuki’s troubles deepen

Billionaire Humphrey Kariuki’s troubles seemed to deepen Tuesday when the Kenya Revenue Authority and police said a liquor firm associated with him could have dodged taxes amounting to Sh6 billion.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

KRA uncovers number plates scam at the port

The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has, in correspondence seen by the Business Daily, warned that the unregistered cars pose a security threat as seen in the recent terrorist attack at 14 Riverside Drive in Nairobi, where a double-registered car was used to ferry terrorists to the business complex.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

KINOTI: What Presumptive Tax means for small businesses

To this end, Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) launched the Seventh Corporate Plan 2018-2021 aimed at realising fresh strategies focused towards tax base expansion, improvement of customer service, combating illicit trade and dealing with internal resource development.In my view, one of the major areas of focus has been to widen the tax base and to capture the informal business sector.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 19, 2019

KHRC sues to block bio registration

For one to be registered, the government will require an identification document which could either be a birth certificate, national identity card, driving licence or the Kenya Revenue Authority personal identification number (PIN).

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 18, 2019