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In Kenya, workers in formal employment are taxed through a deduction named Pay As You Earn (PAYE)

Individual Tax Bands and Rates (Based on Finance Act 2023)

Monthly Tax Bands (KES) Rates
On the first 24,000 10%
On the next 8,333 25%
On the next 467,667 30%
On the next 300,000 32.5%
On all income in excess of 32,333 35%
Personal Relief: KES 2,400.00 per month
Minimum Taxable Income: KES 24,00.00 per month

PAYE returns deadline for a given month is the 9th day of the following month. Late payments attract a penalty fine of KES 10,000 (USD 100) charged to the employer.

Similarly, NSSF (National Social Security Fund) and NHIF (National Hospital Insurance Fund) are mandatory deductions collected and remitted to relevant statutory bodies on behalf of the employee.