Is a unit under Investigation Branch(IB) of the Directorate of Criminal Investigations.


  • Supporting revenue departments of KRA in enhancing revenue collection and enforcement of all tax laws and regulations in force
  • Investigation and prosecution of criminal cases relating to KRA
  • Collection and dissemination of intelligence relating to tax fraud to relevant departments for action
  • Supporting the revenue enforcement unit and the anti-counterfeit in agency in carrying out raids on counterfeit and contraband goods
  • Conducting raids and patrols jointly with customs officers along the major routes to prevent theft of transit goods
  • Working closely with east African revenue authorities technical committee on anti-smuggling along border the border by carrying out joint operations for imports and exports
  • Advising revenue departments on forged documents and stamps
  • To act as the liaison officer with counter parts in the East African community region
  • To perform any other duty as directed by the commissioner general Kenya revenue authority, inspector general of police and the director of criminal investigations respectively.