How To Apply For KRA Tax Waiver

KRA’s Tax Collection Plunges 15% to Ksh 317.7 Billion in Q1
  • KRA as begun Processing tax waiver applications

The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has commenced processing tax waiver applications, following the June 30th deadline for filing tax returns. 

“KRA has finalised the rollout of the system enhancements for processing of the waiver applications and has embarked on clearing the backlog of the applications,” read a notice by Elizabeth Meyo, KRA’s Commissioner for Domestic Taxes Department.

The Tax Procedures Act of 2015 allows taxpayers to apply for a wavier for penalty or interest.

According to the tax collector, businesses and individuals seeking waivers must meet the requirements in line with the Tax Procedures Act of 2015.

“All waiver applications that will not have supporting evidence presented by the specified deadline shall be rejected and the penalty and interest thereof demanded payment,” said KRA.


How To Apply For KRA Waiver Using iTax

Requirements for KRA Waiver Application

  • Your KRA PIN Number
  • Your iTax Password
  • KRA Waiver Letter


Application Form for Waiver contains the following fields: 

Section A

Section B

Applicant Information (Applicant Type, Taxpayer PIN and Taxpayer Name)

Upload Document (Upload Document for Waiver Application i.e KRA Waiver Letter)

Details of Waiver (Tax Obligation and Tax Type)