CAS taken through automation of County Governments revenue collection
The Chief Administrative Secretary, National Treasury and Planning, Eric Simiyu Wafukho, was this week taken through a presentation of how County governments are moving to automate their revenue collection.
Single business and cess seem to be the greatest winners in this move to automate. The automated revenue collection dashboard gives County leadership real-time information with permanent audit trails that allows for remedial measures in operations and administrative actions where necessary.
Counties like Meru through Meru Revenue Board collected Kshs 435m during 2020/2021 ,a growth from Kshs 381m in 2019/2020.