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Kenya: Tax measures included in 2017/2018 budget

Kenya: Tax measures included in 2017/2018 budget

Kenya’s budget was presented on 30 March 2017, proposing minimal tax increases for the 2017/2018 fiscal year but expanding “pay as you earn” (PAYE) tax bands. Other proposed tax provisions include:


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Read a March 2017 report [PDF 1.25 MB] prepared by the KPMG member firm in Kenya

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