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What is a KRA PIN & When can I use the KRA PIN

What is a KRA PIN Who should have a PIN When can I use the KRA PIN A PIN is a Personal Identification Number used while doing business with Kenya Revenue Authority, other Government agencies and service providers. Personal includes both individuals and artificial persons (i.e. company, club, Trust, etc.) A sole proprietorship will use […]

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How long does it take to get a KRA PIN?

How to apply for a KRA PIN on iTax Apply for PIN – KRA, How can I register for KRA PIN?, How long does it take to get a KRA PIN?, Can a foreigner get a KRA PIN?, In Kenya, you need a KRA PIN if you are employed or are in business. You will […]

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How to Register Your KRA pin at Huduma Centre

How to Register Your KRA pin at Huduma Centre How to Register Your KRA pin at www.helpyetu.com/             KRA PIN application can be done at any Huduma Centre countrywide. Requirements: 1. ID Number Process: Log on to www.kra.go.ke/portal. Open Taxpayer Registration. Choose New/ Existing as required Fill mandatory fields when pin […]

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Simple Steps on How to Apply for KRA Pin Online

Simple Steps on How to Apply for KRA Pin Online How do I get my KRA PIN number? How do I register a new KRA PIN?   Optiven Group is committed to hold your hand as we help you to walk through the journey of abiding by the Kenyan regulations, which will make your investing […]

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What is a KRA PIN and its Uses

What is a PIN? Uses of the KRA PIN What transactions require a PIN? A PIN is a Personal Identification Number. It is a unique digit used to identify persons, while interacting or transacting business with Kenya Revenue Authority, other Government agencies and service providers. Uses of the KRA PIN Companies & Partnership can authorise […]

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Penalty waivers using KRA’s iTax system

How to apply for penalty waivers using KRA’s iTax system penalty waivers using KRA’s iTax system Have you filed your tax returns? Did you know that it is your duty to do so under section 52B of Income Tax Act? Every financial year, many Kenyans become victims of the tax man’s wrath for failure of […]

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Tax Defaulters to Pay Fine or Have PIN Deactivated

KRA Defaulters to Pay Fine or Have PIN Deactivated Tax Defaulters to Pay Fine or Have PIN Deactivated If you did not file you KRA returns by June 30, you risk having your KRA Personal Identification Number (PIN) deactivated. After the just concluded filing of KRA returns, whose deadline is usually June 30 every year, […]

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How to Retrieve Forgotten KRA Pin Misplaced KRA Pin

How to Retrieve Forgotten KRA Pin Misplaced KRA Pin How to Retrieve Misplaced KRA Pin Filing returns on the iTax platform requires you to have your KRA Pin number and iTax password. But some times you may forget or misplace the Pin which you can easily retrieve through several ways. According to KRA, you first […]

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How to apply for KRA PIN for a Limited Company

How to apply for KRA PIN for a limited company KRA PIN for a limited company For newly registered companies, upon completion the company registration process, your application will automatically be processed for the KRA PIN and NSSF and NHIF registrations. Log onto www.kra.go.ke/portal, open tax payer registration link and on the right-hand side under […]

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KRA finds a new way to capture dodgy landlords

KRA finds a new way to capture dodgy landlords Dodgy landlords captured by KRA A sizable number of landlords who have not been remitting rental income tax to the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) have been slapped with hefty tax demands following the taxman’s decision to scrutinize Kenya Power’s meter register to identify and smoke out […]

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