Excise Duty on Betting

Following the enactment of the Finance Act 2019, Kenya Revenue Authority informs all punters, players, operators and stakeholders in the Betting and Gaming Industry that Excise Duty on Betting is chargeable on all stakes placed by punters on bookmakers at the rate of 20%.

The commencement date is 7th November, 2019.

For clarification please call the Contact Centre on Tel: 020 4 999 999; 0711 099 999 or Email: callcentre@ kra.go.ke. You may also visit the nearest KRA Office or Huduma Centre.


Commissioner for Domestic Taxes



Excise Duty on Betting