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    ‘It’s a match!’: A simple guide on how to do bank reconciliation

    Finding the perfect match isn't always easy, especially when it comes to business transactions! Let's say you check your records at the end of a certain period, and while calculating your total figures and cross-checking them with your bank statement, something doesn't add up. There's a mismatch between your cash…

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    How transaction categorization can lead to smarter business decisions

    Maintaining and tracking your finances can be a hassle, especially if you have a large amount of transactions. Let's say you're trying to reconcile your accounts, and your transactions are mixed together instead of being assigned to certain groups. This can cause confusion and frustration. That's where a key part…

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    Where can your AR/AP process go wrong? Here’s how you can fix common problems

    Your accounts receivable (AR) and accounts payable (AP) processes are a crucial part of your business. However, it's easy to slip up and make entry errors, omit data, or mismanage teams. While some mistakes in your AR and AP processes are common, failure to correct them can be detrimental to your…

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    FAQs on Value Added Tax: the Kenya edition

    1. What is VAT? Value added tax or VAT is a tax applied to taxable goods or services at each level of the production chain. Right from when a supply is sourced and manufactured, to when it is sold to the final consumer, VAT is applied and carried forward to…

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    E-invoicing FAQ: All you need to know about e-invoicing in Kenya

    Q. When did these electronic tax invoice regulations go into effect in Kenya, and who needs to comply with them? The electronic tax invoice regulations went into effect 1 August 2021. They are applicable for all VAT registered taxpayers in Kenya. Q. How long do organizations have to comply with…

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  • What is electronic tax invoice in Kenya

    The Kenya Revenue Agency (KRA) introduced the electronic tax invoice in an attempt to adopt the advances in technology and increase compliance from taxpayers. The main goal of introducing electronic tax invoices is to streamline VAT administration in Kenya through the Tax Invoice Management System (TIMS). Tax invoice management system…

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    Kenya VAT: All you need to know to stay VAT compliant

    Among the taxes administered in Kenya, the value added tax (VAT) is one of the prime taxes impacting business owners. This guide will take you through the basics of Kenya VAT—from its rates to registration and returns—so you can stay compliant and carry your business forward with ease! VAT in Kenya…

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    What is open banking?

    Open banking is a practice that allows financial institutions to share customer data with third-party service providers via APIs (Application Programming Interfaces), once the customer provides consent. By leveraging customer information from banks in a secure and standardized manner, the financial service providers score an opportunity to innovate suitable APIs for customers to…

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