Tag Archives: Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

Kenya Revenue Authority introduces new policy for the OTT market

Kenya is working on a new policy by introducing tax to the Over the Top (OTT) non-resident organisations, including Netflix and Hulu, subscription-based services that charge users on a monthly basis. Speaking at the online tax forum, Githinji Gathirwa, manager at the policy unit, “KRA will come up with guidelines to address taxation of non-resident [...]

KRA to recover KES125mn from Wananchi

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) is likely to recover over KES124.87 million (USD1.38 million) unremitted value added tax from Pan African pay-TV provider, Wananchi Group, says a media report.  Wananchi had petitioned the Court of Appeal following the High Court’s decision in February 2013 which dismissed a case challenging the KRA demands. The group wanted Court [...]