Kelvin Mbithi

Kelvin Mbithi

Nairobi, Kenya: Coulson Harney LLP
T: +254 791 042 164
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Kelvin Mbithi is an associate in the Corporate Commercial Department of our Nairobi office and a member of the Tax Team.

His area of expertise is tax advisory and tax dispute resolution.

Mbithi has a Post Graduate Diploma in Law (PGDiL) from the Kenya School of Law, a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Nairobi and a Certificate of Professional Mediation (CPM) from the Mediation Training Institute.

Specialist Services

Relevant Experience

  • Involved in advising a multinational media company operating a news channel and website on the tax implications of setting up a subsidiary or a branch in Kenya.
  • Involved in advising a mutlinational insurance company on tax implications of structuring payment for acquisition of a client book.
  • Involved in advising a multinational betting company on tax implications of restructuring of its operations in various African countries.
  • Involved in advising a multinational alcoholic beverage company on taxes applicable to a private purchase of shares listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.
  • Involved in advising a leading property developer of residential communities in Kenya on objecting to a tax assessment from the Kenya Revenue Authority.
  • Involved in filing an application for private ruling with the Kenya Revenue Authority on taxation of family trusts

Publications & Insights