Filing your Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) returns online has become a streamlined process, and it’s crucial to stay up-to-date with the latest procedures. Here’s a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to help you file your KRA returns online for the year 2024.

Filing Regular KRA Returns Online

  1. Visit the KRA iTax Website: Go to the KRA iTax website by clicking this link.
  2. Log in to iTax Portal: Log in using your KRA PIN and password. Ensure the accuracy of your login details.
  3. Navigate to Returns: Scroll to the navigation bar, select “Returns,” and then click on “File Returns.”
  4. Select Tax Obligation: A page with different tax types will appear. Choose the tax obligation that applies to you and click “Next.”
  5. Open Applicable Tax Form: Your tax form, based on the selected tax obligation, will open. It contains detailed instructions to guide you.
  6. Download Tax Form: On the instruction page, find links to download the tax form in Excel and ODS formats. Download, open, or save the template.
  7. Fill in Information: Correctly fill in the required information on the downloaded form and save the document.
  8. Enable Macros and Validate: Enable macros to validate and zip your file.
  9. Return to iTax: Go back to the iTax file returns page. Select the period for which you are filing the tax returns.
  10. Upload File: Upload the zipped file, agree to the terms and conditions.
  11. Submit: Click on “Submit.” A pop-up message will confirm your intention to upload the form. Click “Ok.”
  12. Confirmation Message: A message will be generated, confirming the successful submission of your return.

Filing Nil Returns 2024

  1. Visit iTax Website: Go to the KRA iTax website here.
  2. Login to iTax: Use your KRA PIN and password to log in. Answer the security question accurately, then click “Log In.”
  3. Navigate to Returns: Scroll to the navigation bar, select “Returns,” and choose the “File Nil Returns” option.
  4. Enter Details: On the tax obligation page, enter your KRA PIN, click on “Income tax resident,” and then click “Next.”
  5. Select Returns Period: Choose the returns period and click “Submit.”
  6. Acknowledgment Number: A successful submission message will appear, along with an acknowledgment number.
  7. Download and Print Receipt: Download and print the return acknowledgment receipt for your records.

By following these step-by-step instructions, you can effortlessly file your KRA returns online for the year 2024, ensuring compliance with tax regulations. Remember to keep your records and acknowledgment receipt for future reference.

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