We also have the firm’s tax unit which among other things provides the services listed below. In this regard we have consolidated experience in area of Tax Law.
Advice to Companies and Individual clients in areas relating to tax
compliance, appeals to the relevant Appeal committee, tribunal,high court and Court of Appeal, withholding tax, stamp duty, VAT
and duties on third parties and inter-company transactions.
Advice our clients on tax effective measures to be adopted to VAT liability and generally the implications of new tax legislation and guidelines. More particularly we have advised clients on the changes effected by the Finance bills regarding amendments to VAT Act and suggested to the said clients’ tax effective measures to be adopted towards VAT liability.
Negotiations on behalf of our clients with Kenya Revenue Authority, appeals for waives of penalties, application for exemption in respect of stamp duty and taking appeals to the appropriate tribunal.
Assist companies to comply with the Companies Act in relation to their respective operations and securities they hold. We have also carried an extensive securities review of securities held by local Banks.
Company incorporation and filing of the necessary documentation at the company’s registry such as share transfers, annual returns, change of directorships, company dissolution, change of names etc.
We have also assisted clients in complying with the Companies Act provisions such as filing the necessary annual returns.
Legal opinions to foreign clients intending to start off business in Kenya.
Incorporation of Companies, Business names, Trusts, application for necessary licenses, dissolution of Companies and winding up among others.