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In this article, I am going to share with you the Five Key Areas Where You Need KRA PIN in Kenya. Know where KRA PIN is needed. 

A KRA PIN is a Personal Identification Number used while doing business with Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), other Government agencies (both national and county) and service providers in Kenya.

The KRA PIN forms the basis of many transactions here in Kenya. This blog post is going to explore all the key areas where it might come in handy.

Who should have a KRA PIN?

You are required to have a KRA PIN if you;

  • Are employed
  • Are in business
  • Have rental income

There are many transactions and activities in Kenya that require you to have PIN number, but this blog post is only going to look at the top 5 only. Now, let us look into the top 5 key areas where having a KRA PIN number will come in handy here in Kenya. 

Five Key Areas Where You Need KRA PIN

1. Job Application

kra pin for job application
[ You need KRA PIN for Job Application in Kenya / Cyber.co.ke Portal ]
To begin us off, the first key area where you need a KRA PIN number is job application in Kenya. As one of the prerequisite requirements by all employers in Kenya, the KRA PIN is needed so as to facilitate PAYE (Pay As Your Earn) deduction on gross salaries. 

In your job application here in Kenya, you will be required to attach a copy of KRA PIN together with your cover letter, academic transcripts and testimonials. 

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2. Bank Account Opening

kra pin for bank account
[ You need KRA PIN to Open a Bank Account in Kenya / Cyber.co.ke Portal ]
Nearly all banks in Kenya require that you produce your KRA PIN together with your national ID before opening a new bank account. So, before you open either a personal, business or company bank account, you will be required to come with a copy of your PIN certificate together with all the other requirements that the bank might ask you to bring for account opening. 

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3. NTSA TIMS Account Creation

kra pin for tims account
[ You need KRA PIN to Open NTSA TIMS Account in Kenya / Cyber.co.ke Portal ]
You need a KRA PIN in all matters relating to driving licences and motor vehicles in Kenya. If you are thinking of opening a new NTSA TIMS account and obtaining that smart driving licence (digital DL), you need a KRA PIN number as one of the requirements together with your ID. Also, when buying or selling a vehicle in Kenya, your PIN number will come in handy

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4. Registration of Business Names and Companies

kra pin for business name and company
[ You need a KRA PIN tor Register Business Name and Company in Kenya / Cyber.co.ke Portal ]
If you are thinking about registering a business of company in Kenya. Think again, because one of the requirements that will go hand in hand with your application process is your KRA PIN number. When planning to register a sole proprietorship business in Kenya, the KRA PIN number and PIN Certificate will be required. The same applies also when you want to register both public and private companies in Kenya. KRA PIN of the directors will be required.

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5. Tender Application

kra pin for tender application
[ You need KRA PIN for Tender Application in Kenya / Cyber.co.ke Portal ]
When you apply for a tender in Kenya, one of the requirements that your business or company should have is a KRA PIN before you get to supply both goods and services to government agencies, counties and even parastatals in Kenya. It is impossible to win a tender in Kenya if you don’t have both the KRA PIN and KRA tax compliance certificate. 

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So as the saying goes. “Don’t take this for granted, you never know when you will need your KRA PIN.” To sum everything up, the above five are the key areas whereby having a KRA PIN will be beneficial. Here at Cyber.co.ke Porta, we offer great KRA Services and you can apply and get your today. 



KRA PIN REGISTRATION

Are you looking to Register and get a New KRA PIN Number? We are here and ready to assist you with Registration of KRA PIN Number. Fill and submit your request online for KRA PIN Registration.


KRA PIN RETRIEVAL

Are you looking to Retrieve and get a Lost KRA PIN Certificate? We are here and ready to assist you with Retrieval of KRA PIN Certificate. Fill and submit your request online for KRA PIN Retrieval.


KRA PIN UPDATE

Are you looking to Update an Old KRA PIN Number on iTax (KRA Portal)? We are here and ready to assist you with Update of KRA PIN Number. Fill and submit your request online for KRA PIN Update.


KRA PIN CHANGE OF EMAIL ADDRESS

Are you looking to Change the Email Address linked to KRA PIN Number on iTax? We are here and ready to assist you. Fill and submit your request online for KRA PIN Change of Email Address.


REFUGEE KRA PIN REGISTRATION

Are you looking to Register KRA PIN Number for Refugee? We are here and ready to assist you. Fill and submit your request online for Refugee KRA PIN Registration.


FOREIGNER KRA PIN REGISTRATION

Are you looking to Register KRA PIN Number for Foreigner? We are here and ready to assist you. Fill and submit your request online for Foreigner KRA PIN Registration.


SELF HELP GROUP (SHG) KRA PIN REGISTRATION

Are you looking to Register Self Help Group (SHG) KRA PIN Numberr? We are here and ready to assist you with Registration of Self Help Group (SHG) KRA PIN Number. Fill and submit your request online for Self Help Group (SHG) KRA PIN Registration.


COMPANY KRA PIN REGISTRATION

Are you looking to Register Company KRA PIN Numberr? We are here and ready to assist you with Registration of Company KRA PIN Number. Fill and submit your request online for Company KRA PIN Registration.


PARTNERSHIP KRA PIN REGISTRATION

Are you looking to Register Partnership KRA PIN Numberr? We are here and ready to assist you with Registration of Partnership KRA PIN Number. Fill and submit your request online for Partnership KRA PIN Registration.


SOCIETY KRA PIN REGISTRATION

Are you looking to Register Society KRA PIN Numberr? We are here and ready to assist you with Registration of Society KRA PIN Number. Fill and submit your request online for Society KRA PIN Registration.


ASSOCIATION KRA PIN REGISTRATION

Are you looking to Register Association KRA PIN Numberr? We are here and ready to assist you with Registration of Association KRA PIN Number. Fill and submit your request online for Association KRA PIN Registration.


NGO KRA PIN REGISTRATION

Are you looking to Register NGO KRA PIN Numberr? We are here and ready to assist you with Registration of NGO KRA PIN Number. Fill and submit your request online for NGO KRA PIN Registration.


KRA NIL RETURNS FILING

Are you looking to file KRA Nil Returns? We are here and ready to assist you with Filing of KRA Nil Returns. Fill and submit your request online for KRA Nil Returns Filing.


KRA EMPLOYMENT RETURNS FILING

Are you looking to file KRA Employment Returns? We are here and ready to assist you with Filing of KRA Employment Returns. Fill and submit your request online for KRA Employment Returns Filing.


TURNOVER TAX (TOT) RETURNS FILING

Are you looking to file Turnover Tax (TOT) Returns? We are here and ready to assist you with Filing of Turnover Tax (TOT) Returns. Fill and submit your request online for Turnover Tax (TOT) Returns Filing.


MONTHLY RENTAL INCOME (MRI) RETURNS FILING

Are you looking to file Monthly Rental Income (MRI) Returns? We are here and ready to assist you with Filing of Monthly Rental Income (MRI) Returns. Fill and submit your request online for Monthly Rental Income (MRI) Returns Filing.


PAY AS YOU EARN (PAYE) RETURNS FILING

Are you looking to file Pay As You Earn (PAYE) Returns? We are here and ready to assist you with Filing of Pay As You Earn (PAYE) Returns. Fill and submit your request online for Pay As You Earn (PAYE) Returns Filing.


VALUE ADDED TAX (VAT) RETURNS FILING

Are you looking to file Value Added Tax (VAT) Returns? We are here and ready to assist you with Filing of Value Added Tax (VAT) Returns. Fill and submit your request online for Value Added Tax (VAT) Returns Filing.