The Excise Duty (Excisable Goods Management System) Regulations, 2017 have recently been published in the Kenya Gazette Supplement no. 44 under Legal Notice No. 52. The Regulations revoke the Customs and Excise (Remission of Excise Duty) Regulations, 2013.
The remission of excise duty is granted under the Regulations at 80% (eighty per centum) upon application by a manufacturer, with respect to beer made from sorghum, millet or cassava or any other agricultural produce grown in Kenya. The Regulations do not apply in respect of beer made from barley.
A manufacturer applying for remission under the Regulations shall be required to;
Manufacturers who have been granted remission under these Regulations shall provide to the Commissioner in the prescribed manner a detailed return of the quantities and types of;
In addition, manufacturers are required to submit a detailed return once in each month or at such other intervals as the Commissioner may require returns.
Any manufacturer who provides false or misleading information and is granted a remission under the Regulations shall;
In case of any inquiries on the Regulations please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. For application of Duty Remission, please contact email@example.com