March 15, 2017
High Court quashes KRA requirement to pay capital gains tax in advance on land transfers

The High Court has struck down the requirement by the Kenya Revenue Authority (“KRA”) that capital gains tax on land transfers be paid prior to completion of the transfer. The ruling was delivered on 14 March 2017 and the KRA has the right to appeal it within 30 days.

Please contact one of our lawyers for assistance with any land transfers, whether you are a seller or a purchaser.


Who are we?

Daly & Inamdar Advocates is a leading Kenyan law firm and a member of the Nextlaw Referral Network and Mackrell International, Top Tier Global Leading Law Firm Networks as ranked by Chambers Global

More About Us

Awards and Associations

Follow Us

Address & contacts

Nairobi Head Office

ABC Towers, ABC Place, 6th Floor

Waiyaki Way

P.O. Box 40034


Tel: (+254) 20 – 4297000 or 0711064000

Fax: (+254) 20 – 4448907

Mobile: (+254) 722/734 – 310304


Mombasa Office

Sea View Plaza, 1st Floor

Mama Ngina Drive

P.O. Box 80483


Tel: + 254 (0) 716 430 651, 734 606 070 202 443 829


Drop us a line