Kenya cuts VAT to 14% to combat COVID-19
- Apr 18, 2020 | Richard Asquith
18 April update - Kenyan VAT rate cut to 14% is confirmed, and backdated to 1 April 2020.
23 March - Kenya has announced that it plans to reduce its standard Value Added Tax rate from 16% to 14% on 1 April 2020. The aim is to aleviate the downtown from the coronavirus panedmic.
The country's corporation tax is being cut from 30% to 25% in April. There is full income tax reflief for lower income earners.
Follow Avalara’s live global coronavirus Covid-19 VAT tracker of measures being introduced to reduce the tax burden