VEMS Chapter holds a Special Chapter Meeting on the Review of Valuer Act, Cap 532:
By: Robert Koech
Valuation and Estate Management Surveyors Chapter held a special chapter meeting on Thursday 16th February 2017 to discuss the proposed Valuers bill. The bill, which seeks to review the Valuers Act, Cap 532, was developed by a taskforce constituted by ISK Council. The forum attended by over 80 members discussed the proposed bill and gave valuable input that will improve the current draft.
The taskforce shall incorporate the comments received and circulate the first draft to the members for further comments. Members can still share their comments on the proposed bill with the taskforce through a template in this link
ISK 2017 AGM, ADD & PRE-AGM CONFERENCE
A Pre- AGM conference on “Opportunities for ISK Professionals in the Devolved Units” will be held on Thursday, 30th March 2017 at the same venue. Charges are Kshs.6,000 for Early bird and Kshs.7,500 for late registration. More details on the conference will be circulated.
INVITATION TO A SEMINAR ON CAPITAL GAINS TAX AND WITHHOLDING RENTAL INCOME
The Institution of Surveyors of Kenya, in partnership with the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) have organised a half day meeting to train/sensitize members of the three institutions on Capital Gain Tax and Stamp Duty Twining processing in iTax and Withholding Rental Income Tax regime.
Date: Friday, 24th February 2017
Venue: Crowne Plaza, Kenya Road, Upper Hill, Nairobi
Time: 8.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m.
Due to the format of the seminar, it will cater for a limited number of participants and will be on first come first served basis. Registration is through a confirmation email to firstname.lastname@example.org
REGISTRATION FOR 2017 ISK PROFESSIONAL EXAMINATION; VEMS, BS AND LAM CHAPTERS
Registration for members wishing to sit the ISK professional examination in 2017 from the above chapters is now open and will close on 15th March 2017. Members are also informed that it is mandatory to attend the Examination Briefing Seminar to be held on 1st March 2017 at Kenya Bankers Sacco.
Registration forms and general information to the candidates on the same can be found on ISK website on www.isk.or.ke under downloads. For more information, please get in touch with Sussy, ISK Secretariat on email@example.com