Tag: Excise Duty


New Safaricom Charges for Calls, SMS, Data, Fuliza, and Home Fibre

The new Excise Duty has gone into effect (as of July 1, 2021), following an amendment of the Finance Act, 2018. The adjustment saw...
President Uhuru Kenyatta

Kenya President Proposes Tax Increase on Internet, Mobile Money and Telephone Calls

Kenya's parliament proposed the postponement of the controversial 16% VAT on petroleum products for two years after a public outcry that the standards of...

[UPDATED] Safaricom is Carrying Out a Routine Exercise to Verify Till/Pay Bill Numbers as it Disfavours Revised Excise Duty

Some of you may have observed that some small businesses, especially those at the grassroots that have, for some time, been accepting payment via...