ICPAK In The News

May
31

Accountants body says Sh.3.77 trillion revenue target is overly ambitious.

By Bwana Joackim  The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK)  has described the revenue targets in the 2021/2022 budget estimates as overly ambitious. The Institute said that the actual revenue collection might fall below the target and could widen Kenya’s fiscal deficits by more than the projected Sh. 952 billion. “We feel that […]

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May
31

Accountants oppose new tax on bread

Levy to add burden on citizens yet to recover from Covid-19 effects on earning, ICPAK says by Harrison Kivisu @PeopleDailyKe Institute of Certified Public Accountants (ICPAK) has expressed displeasure over the introduction of Value Added Tax (VAT) on ordinary bread and its products. The institute said the tax is inhumane, considering the economic downturn the […]

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May
31

Accountants Query Budget

By Wachira Mwangi- Business Daily Institute of Certified Public Accountants ICPAK chairperson Rose Mwaura speaks at the official opening of the 37th Annual ICPAK Seminar at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort yesterday. She asked parliament to scrutinise the budget as Kenyans feel the pinch of Covid-19, adding that the 3.6 trillion budget is too high for […]

Source: Business Daily |
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Apr
30

ICPAK CEO, CPA EDWIN MAKORI AND OTHER ICPAK MEMBERS GET COVID-19 VACCINATION

Nairobi, 30th April 2021, ICPAK Chief Executive officer CPA Edwin Makori today received the 1st dose of the COVID-19 vaccine injection at CPA centre. Senior management including head of Public Policy division, Hillary Onami, Head of legal services, Clare Abuodha, Finance Manager, CPA Dan Mugo, Public Policy and Research manager, Elias Wakhisi, members of staff […]

Source: ICPAK |
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Apr
28

ICPAK proposes creation of 47 auditor generals for counties

The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) is proposing that each of the 47 counties should have an independent auditor general in order to ensure timely submission of financial statements and reports. According to ICPAK, devolving the Office of the Auditor General (OAG) and establishing independent County Auditor Generals with complete operational independence […]

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Apr
11

Raise Sh66b Treasury bond to buy vaccines for everyone

COMMENTARY By Rose Mwaura | April 10th 2021 The steady rise of Covid-19 infections continues to exact a heavy toll on Kenyans and the economy. The spread of the virus prompted the government to impose cessation of movement in Nairobi, Kiambu, Nakuru, Kajiado, and Machakos. These containment measures are like a double-edged sword. While they […]

Source: The Standard |
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Apr
07

Treasury warned against unrealistic revenue plans

Experts say Kenya’s budget process has failed to adequately facilitate accurate forecasts for resource collection Unrealistic revenue projection has negatively affected revenue sharing and worsened the pending bills problem, experts warn. Senior officials at International Budget Partnership (IBP)-Kenya and the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) called on the government to review the […]

Source: The People Daily |
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Mar
29

FIGHTING CORRUPTION

Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) CEO Edwin Makori, chair Rose Mwaura and board members Ann Wangechi and Elizabeth Kalundi during ICPAK Forum in Mombasa. During the forum, Mwaura called for effective protection of witnesses to help in the fight against corruption and to avoid cases of witnesses disappearing. She also urged the […]

Source: The People Daily |
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