KRA Tax Obligations While applying for the KRA PIN, you will be required to select a tax obligation. These tax obligations include:

 Income Tax

Compulsory obligation that applies to either residents or non-residents.Learn More

 Value Added Tax (VAT)

Applies to suppliers of taxable goods and services.Learn More

 Pay As You Earn (PAYE) KRA Tax Obligations

If you are an employer you are required to register for this obligation. Income Tax is a direct tax on income and is charged for each year of income on all the income of a person, that is accrued in or was derived from Kenya. This is a compulsory obligation for all resident individuals registering for a PIN.

How do I change my KRA tax obligation?How To Apply For Removal of KRA Tax Obligation

  1. Step 1: Download and Print the Tax Obligation Removal Form. …
  2. Step 2: Fill the Tax Obligation Removal Form. …
  3. Step 3: Write Removal of Tax Obligation Application Letter. …
  4. Step 4: Submit the Tax Obligation Removal Form, Letter and Attached Documents to your KRA Station.

What happens when you amend your taxes?Amended returns take up to 16 weeks to process. You will receive any additional refund you are owed. Amending to pay additional tax. If you‘re filing an amended tax return because you owe more taxyou should file Form 1040X and pay the tax as soon as possible.

Applies to employers.Learn More