Bettors launch lawsuit against Kenyan gambling tax rises

Group claims Kenyan National Assembly “usurped” tax-setting powers unconstitutionally in raising tax

A group of bettors have filed a lawsuit seeking to the stop the Kenyan government from imposing a 20% withholding tax on all sports bets by declaring it unconstitutional. The group are calling for the rate to be reduced to its original 10% as initially proposed in the Kenyan Finance Bill 2019, claiming the Kenyan…

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