Betway slapped with £1m back-tax bill by Kenyan tribunal

Privately owned sports betting operator to dispute calculation pending a possible appeal

Betway has been ordered to pay KSH158m (£1.1m) in unpaid taxes to the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) by the country’s Tax Appeals Tribunal. Betway’s Kenya division, trading as M/S BlueJay Limited, launched an appeal to stop the KRA from demanding withheld taxes on winnings from bets placed by Kenyan punters. The KRA also requested an…

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