At some instances, job seekers and graduates miss employment opportunities due to failure of having clearance certificates from government facilities such as HELB and CRB. Some jobs always require one to clear all the areas before being employed. This has left many Kenyans unemployed increasing the unemployment ratio in the Country.
Energy CS Charles Keter has made it plain that petroleum might fall under his docket but the regulation of prices does not. Energy CS Charles Keter. Keter's statement comes ahead of an anticipated explosive session to be held this afternoon at a Plenary Session in Senate. Pump prices have gone up eliciting uproar among consumers countrywide with the transport sector on the verge of taking civil action.
Kenya Revenue Authority is a government agency whose overall mandate is to assess, collect and account for all tax revenues in accordance with the written laws and specified provisions of the written laws. Therefore this is a n important role since our country relies on these funds to run national development programs to promote the social economic well being of all Kenyans.
The Kenyan High Court sitting under Justice John Odunga has declared Minimum tax unconstitutional and further barred Kenya Revenue Authority from implementing it. Earlier this year, a High court siting in Machakos suspended its implementation one day to its roll-out. The tax which was to be levied at the rate of 1% on business gross revenues was brought to an hold after a case was filed by the Kenya Association of Manufacturers and Isinya Bar Owners Association alleging that the tax is unconstitutional.
Kenya Revenue Authority KRA is always committed to inform Kenyans more concerning the taxes that Kenyans are taxed. Today on their official verified Twitter account they have informed Kenyans more concerning the deduction of the input tax. Kenya Revenue Authority has informed Kenyans that input tax can be deducted by Value Added Tax, to people who are registered within the six months at the end of the tax period.
Kenyans should brace for tough times ahead after KRA issued a notice for the implementation of increased tax that will see the price of local household products go up. The Kenya Revenue Authority is set to increase taxes on a few mentioned products by 4.97% starting October 1.
The wrangles and smackdown in rulling party-Jubilee are yet to be over as 2022 general elections inch closer and closer.After President Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto broke ranks,things seem to be not the same again in the rulling outfit. In what is seen as a new twist of events, National Assembly Speaker Hon Justin Muturi has come out gun-blazzing against the state and top Jubilee leaders led by President Kenyatta.The Speaker,who has also declared his interest for the presidential seat is the latest to wade into these simmering tussles.
After the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) and Nairobi County Government moved to adjust the prices upwards, Nairobi matatu operators are facing expensive parking charges. Between the sixth and the 24th of each month, 14-seater matatus will be required to pay Ksh 5,000. The matatus will be required to pay a fee of Ksh 3,650 for the remainder of the period.
The Kenya Revenue Authority has given a statement saying that they respectfully disagree with the high court ruling on minimum tax and will be seeking the supreme court order to overturn the ruling. "The Kenya Revenue Authority respectfully disagrees with the findings of the court and will prefer an appeal to the court of appeal to challenge the findings.
Anew detail has emerged that Presidential aspirant Justin Muturi who is the Speaker of the Senate is on the radar by Ethics and Antic Corruption Commison and Kenya Revenue Authority. Ruto Ally Dennis Itumbi has alledgeddly reported that that Finance Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yatani was given instruction from State House to go after Justin Muturi.
The Directorate of Criminal Investigations released one of the most curious cases that they have encountered to date on their social media page last night. Picture courtesy. Image used for illustration. This is after a Mexican like rescue operation by some men turned chaotic when they were overpowered and outgunned by police in Chwele area of Kisumu county.
Two people have taken the government to court over the recent fuel price hike, claiming that the decision failed to take the common mwananchi into account. Respondents included the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Energy and Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA), National Assembly, and the Petroleum Cabinet Secretary, who were named by Isaiah Odando and Wilson Yata.
The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has made changes to the Digital Service Tax (DST) in accordance with the Finance Act 2021. The Digital Service Tax was incorporated into the Income Tax Act after President Uhuru Kenyatta assented to the Finance Act 2021 on June 29 this year.
August tax receipt have risen to have risen to Ksh.125.3 billion from Ksh.93.5 Billion at the same stage last year as the tax payer continues to see a rebound in collections after last year's slack. This represent a 34% rise in receipts as reported in the statement of account revenues and next exchequer issues as of August 31 by the National Treasury, published in Friday.
The high court judge Justice George Odunga has ruled that section 12D of the income tax act is unconstitutional. The rule has consequently barred Kenya Revenue Authority from further implementing it. The minimum tax is a base income tax introduced by the government through the Finance act 2020 payable by all persons whether they make profit or not.
There is a new trend in many cities more so in Nairobi. This is whereby you cannot walk more than twenty steps without seeing a wines and spirits joint. This is a clear indication that this has been a booming business over the Coronavirus pandemic. But what are the required things for one to open a wines and spirits?
An Indian man has been shocked after learning that his consignment of gold which was expected to be delivered through the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) was not actually the treasure he intended to receive. Malian Sanjay, who is based in Mumbai India, got shocked after being informed by detectives from the Serious Crimes unit that what was contained inside his package were actually riverbed pebbles.
The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has made changes to the Digital Service Tax (DST) as per the Finance Act 2021. The Digital Service Tax was incorporated into the Income Tax Act after President Uhuru Kenyatta consented to the Finance Act 2021 on June 29 this year.
Non-residents who earn income from providing services on digital platforms will now be required to remit digital services tax (DST) monthly, as stipulated in the 2021 budget law, the Kenya Revenue Authority said. In addition, sellers who trade in the digital marketplace in Kenya will need to register for the KRA Personal Identification Number (PIN) in the changes announced by the IRS.
Western region KANU spokesperson Hon Munzala Parkins has today called on the government to find a way of reducing fuel prices in the country.This is after the Energy and Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA) announced that pump prices for super petrol diesel and kerosene would increase.Speaking in Shinyalu village the vocal leader said that Kenyans are facing tough economic times due to the rise in fuel prices which is driving up costs in almost all sectors.