Do not be late in filing your KRA employment income tax returns to avoid incurring late payment penalties which can be in excess of Ksh. 10,000 or 25% of unfiled income, whichever is higher, per year. This article will guide you step by step on how to declare your KRA income tax on the iTax Portal by filling the iTax excel spreadsheets.
KRA has made it very easy to file income tax returns at the comfort of your home or office.
You will require the following at hand before filing your individual KRA employment tax returns online:
A computer with Microsoft Office Excel (2007 and above)
Your P9 form from your employer for the previous year (2020 in this case) – Do not worry if you lack a P9 form – read on
iTax login details – KRA PIN and Password
In case you do not have a P9 form from your employer, then get hold of the following:
iTax Portal login details; your KRA PIN and Password
KRA PIN of the company or institution
Gross taxable income (taxable salary) for the year ending (2020 for this instance)