International treaty

Kenya: tax treaties

Tax treaties and related documents between the UK and Kenya.


1973 Kenya-UK Double Taxation Convention as amended by the 1976 Protocol - in force

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The Double Taxation Agreement entered into force on 30 September 1977. It was amended by a protocol signed on 20 January 1976 and notes dated 8 February 1977.

It’s effective in Kenya from 1976 and in the UK from:

  • 1 April 1976 for Corporation Tax
  • 6 April 1976 for Income Tax and Capital Gains Tax
Published 27 December 2013