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Kenya passes VAT Bill

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  • 24 August 2013 | Richard Asquith

Kenya passes VAT Bill

Kenya has agreed to exempt a number of goods from VAT at 16% in the 2013 VAT Act.

The Act, passed at the start of this month, includes: medicines, basic foodstuffs, baby milk, certain mining goods and services.


VP Global Indirect Tax
Richard Asquith
VP Global Indirect Tax Richard Asquith
Richard Asquith is VP Global Indirect Tax at Avalara, helping businesses understand their compliance obligations as they grow globally. He is part of the European leadership team which this year won International Tax Review's Tax Technology Firm of the Year. Richard qualified as an accountant with KPMG in the UK, and went on to work in Hungary, Russia and France with EY.