Kenya backtracks on 20% betting tax withdrawal

Finance Minister confirms possible reintroduction of tax in December

Kenya’s Finance Ministry has confirmed that a controversial 20% tax on sports betting, which had seemingly been revoked by the country’s government, is set to be reintroduced in December. Finance Minister Ukur Yatani revealed the proposals in a statement and confirmed the prior revocation of the tax was suggested during the committee stage of debates…

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