Tag: Customs

Professionals Should Be Their Own Watchdogs

Now Kenya can end cargo errors costing billions in lost revenues by moving to professional regulation by the cargo professionals themselves.

KRA steps up use of dogs to catch tax evaders

The five additional K9s will cover the baggage halls and cargo sheds at airports, Port of Mombasa and Inland Container Deport in Embakasi

KRA suspends officers in irregular sale of ethanol

The officers stationed in Mombasa, allegedly aided the sale of eight containers of ethanol outside the normal KRA auction process

KRA defies hard times to record 9.6% rise in revenue collection

Taxman, however, says prolonged political season coupled with delayed release of funds to suppliers and county governments dampened revenue collection

KRA assures of enhanced service delivery at Nairobi ICD

Taxman says it has put in place various measures including commitment to clear properly documented cargo within six hours, which are geared towards ensuring seamless facilitation from the port to the ICD for release of cargo

South Sudan customs official in tax evasion syndicate at Mombasa port

Chief Customs Officer Arop Deng Kuol denies Kenya millions in taxes by under-declaring and classifying Kenyan goods as South Sudan-bound to escape KRA dragnet