May 26, 2021
Tax implication for not for profit organizations in Kenya

Tax Implications for Not-for-Profit Organizations in Kenya

Kenya exempts from corporate income tax, the income of certain Not-for-Profit Organizations that carry out specific types of activities. Unrelated business income is subject to tax under certain circumstances. Kenya also subjects certain sales of goods and services to VAT, […]
May 26, 2021
Registration of not-for-profit organizations in Kenya

Registration of Not-for-Profit Organizations in Kenya

Registration of Not-for-Profit Organizations in Kenya is not mandatory to be done under the Public Benefits Organizations (PBO) Act. A not-for-profit organization is a broad term for all independent organizations whose purpose is something else other than to make a […]
May 26, 2021
Company limited by guarantee

A Company Limited by Guarantee

A company limited by guarantee under the Kenyan Companies Act [2015] must be incorporated without share capital; the liability of its members must be limited by the company’s articles to a specific amount (usually a nominal amount) that the members […]
May 26, 2021
Registration of a trust for NGOs

Registration of a Trust for Not-for-Profit in Kenya

The process of registration of an incorporated trust involves the trustees entering into a trust deed which is presented to the Cabinet Secretary together with the prescribed forms for registration and can take between twelve to thirty-six months.  Registration may […]
May 26, 2021
Non governmental organization image

Non-Governmental Organization/Public Benefit Organization

A Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) is a private voluntary grouping of individuals, not operated for profit or for other commercial purposes, but which have organized themselves nationally or internationally for the benefit of the public at large and for the promotion […]
May 25, 2021
start-ups requirements and challenges

Start-ups Requirements and Challenges

When building a business, start-ups have a myriad of challenges and obstacles that they face such as: Financial Issues-Entrepreneurs face the financial challenges resulting in fewer funding opportunities. In overcoming this, one need to have a fantastic sales pitch and […]
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