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Profits and Capital Gains Tax on Income of the World

23.27 % in 2017

Though World tax on income, profits and capital gains fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 1998 - 2017 period ending at 23.27 % in 2017.

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Date Value Change, %
2017 23.27 2.76 %
2016 22.64 -3.23 %
2015 23.40 0.47 %
2014 23.29 1.89 %
2013 22.86 7.05 %
2012 21.35 -4.43 %
2011 22.34 3.96 %
2010 21.49 -0.07 %
2009 21.51 -4.68 %
2008 22.56 10.00 %
2007 20.51 3.05 %
2006 19.90
Tax on Goods and Services 33.16 % in 2017 WB
Taxes on International Trade 3.63 % in 2017 WB
Other Taxes 1.24 % in 2017 WB
Macro Region
Africa 163 timeseries
Asia 57 timeseries
Central America and the Caribbean 54 timeseries
Europe 175 timeseries
Middle East 60 timeseries
North America 53.17 % in 2018 WB
Oceania 46 timeseries
South America 39 timeseries
Southeast Asia 39 timeseries
Country (%)
Afghanistan 22.03 in 2017 WB
Albania 21.77 in 2017 WB
Algeria 65.45 in 2011 WB
Angola 69.91 in 2017 WB
Antigua and Barbuda 12.7 in 2014 WB
Argentina 22.9 in 2017 WB
Armenia 40.61 in 2017 WB
Australia 72.13 in 2017 WB
Austria 46.64 in 2017 WB
Azerbaijan 35.92 in 2017 WB
Bahrain 12.09 in 2013 WB
Bangladesh 29.68 in 2016 WB
Barbados 31.43 in 2015 WB
Belarus 7.42 in 2017 WB
Belgium 56.06 in 2017 WB
Belize 27.93 in 2017 WB
Benin 19.3 in 2013 WB
Bhutan 52.53 in 2017 WB
Bolivia 14.78 in 2007 WB
Bosnia and Herzegovina 15.76 in 2017 WB
Botswana 34.55 in 2017 WB
Brazil 48.38 in 2017 WB
Bulgaria 27.64 in 2017 WB
Burkina Faso 25.44 in 2017 WB
Burundi 28.43 in 2013 WB
Cabo Verde 31.5 in 2017 WB
Cambodia 26.78 in 2017 WB
Cameroon 25.75 in 2017 WB
Canada 78.48 in 2018 WB
Central African Republic 11.69 in 2016 WB
Chile 44.24 in 2017 WB
China 36.38 in 2016 WB
Colombia 41.78 in 2017 WB
Congo 37.96 in 2012 WB
Costa Rica 30.68 in 2017 WB
Côte d'Ivoire 25.26 in 2017 WB
Croatia 13.5 in 2017 WB
Cyprus 36.27 in 2017 WB
Czech Republic 33.18 in 2017 WB
Democratic Republic of the Congo 29.38 in 2010 WB
Denmark 52.38 in 2017 WB
Dominica 18.26 in 2014 WB
Dominican Republic 30.94 in 2017 WB
Egypt 42.43 in 2015 WB
El Salvador 38.85 in 2017 WB
Equatorial Guinea 62.54 in 2017 WB
Estonia 34.28 in 2017 WB
Eswatini 19.07 in 2012 WB
Ethiopia 29.72 in 2017 WB
Fiji 31.15 in 2017 WB
Finland 28.72 in 2017 WB
France 48.68 in 2017 WB
Gabon 34.34 in 2016 WB
Gambia 24.28 in 2009 WB
Georgia 37.28 in 2018 WB
Germany 44.69 in 2017 WB
Ghana 35.91 in 2011 WB
Greece 33.73 in 2017 WB
Grenada 18.8 in 2014 WB
Guatemala 37.93 in 2016 WB
Guinea 16.23 in 1992 WB
Guinea Bissau 24.56 in 2017 WB
Honduras 31.29 in 2015 WB
Hungary 30.88 in 2017 WB
Iceland 43.44 in 2017 WB
India 50.86 in 2017 WB
Indonesia 48.19 in 2017 WB
Iran 66.72 in 2009 WB
Iraq 63.79 in 2016 WB
Ireland 54.52 in 2017 WB
Israel 48.49 in 2017 WB
Italy 51.94 in 2017 WB
Jamaica 31.75 in 2017 WB
Japan 54.4 in 2017 WB
Jordan 21.59 in 2017 WB
Kazakhstan 42.46 in 2017 WB
Kenya 49.14 in 2017 WB
Kiribati 33.52 in 2017 WB
Kuwait 35.16 in 2008 WB
Kyrgyzstan 19.11 in 2017 WB
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 19.99 in 2017 WB
Latvia 18.71 in 2017 WB
Lebanon 34.22 in 2017 WB
Lesotho 34.85 in 2017 WB
Liberia 40.78 in 2013 WB
Lithuania 32.09 in 2017 WB
Luxembourg 49.82 in 2017 WB
Macau 6.79 in 2017 WB
Madagascar 23.88 in 2017 WB
Malawi 48.05 in 2018 WB
Malaysia 59.2 in 2017 WB
Maldives 27.19 in 2014 WB
Mali 27.49 in 2017 WB
Malta 50.67 in 2017 WB
Marshall Islands 39.85 in 2017 WB
Mauritius 25.68 in 2017 WB
Mexico 54.83 in 2017 WB
Micronesia (Federated States of) 71.23 in 2017 WB
Mongolia 25.36 in 2017 WB
Morocco 39.8 in 2017 WB
Mozambique 51.8 in 2017 WB
Myanmar 35.55 in 2017 WB
Namibia 40.36 in 2017 WB
Nauru 38.43 in 2017 WB
Nepal 26.18 in 2017 WB
Netherlands 50.35 in 2017 WB
New Zealand 62.57 in 2017 WB
Nicaragua 40.59 in 2017 WB
Niger 29.51 in 1980 WB
Nigeria 90.46 in 2013 WB
North Macedonia 25.1 in 2017 WB
Norway 45.08 in 2017 WB
Oman 51.46 in 2013 WB
Pakistan 37.07 in 2011 WB
Palau 19.21 in 2017 WB
Palestine 5.95 in 2017 WB
Panama Central Government 2 timeseries
Papua New Guinea 58.17 in 2017 WB
Paraguay 23.13 in 2017 WB
Peru 40.52 in 2017 WB
Philippines 45.55 in 2017 WB
Poland 24.95 in 2017 WB
Portugal 40.19 in 2017 WB
Qatar 93.98 in 2010 WB
Republic of Korea 51.64 in 2017 WB
Republic of Moldova 17.76 in 2017 WB
Romania 36.97 in 2017 WB
Russian Federation 6.19 in 2017 WB
Rwanda 39 in 2017 WB
Saint Kitts and Nevis 27 in 2017 WB
Saint Lucia 25.84 in 2017 WB
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 27.83 in 2017 WB
Samoa 22.21 in 2017 WB
San Marino 39.14 in 2016 WB
Sao Tome and Principe 29.36 in 2012 WB
Saudi Arabia 16.03 in 2017 WB
Senegal 29.46 in 2017 WB
Serbia 13.47 in 2012 WB
Seychelles 35.02 in 2016 WB
Sierra Leone 45.93 in 2014 WB
Singapore 48.28 in 2017 WB
Slovakia 39.63 in 2017 WB
Slovenia 23.77 in 2017 WB
Solomon Islands 34.35 in 2017 WB
Somalia 3.08 in 2017 WB
South Africa 56.71 in 2017 WB
Spain 41.13 in 2017 WB
Sri Lanka 16.44 in 2017 WB
Sudan 7.17 in 2016 WB
Suriname 41.86 in 2012 WB
Sweden 19.57 in 2017 WB
Switzerland 44.67 in 2017 WB
Syrian Arab Republic 50 in 2009 WB
Tajikistan 4.47 in 2004 WB
Thailand 39.04 in 2017 WB
Timor-Leste 73.37 in 2017 WB
Togo 17.79 in 2017 WB
Tonga 21.78 in 2017 WB
Trinidad and Tobago 53.26 in 2015 WB
Tunisia 40.78 in 2012 WB
Turkey 33.3 in 2018 WB
Uganda 33.98 in 2017 WB
Ukraine 23.74 in 2017 WB
United Arab Emirates 4 timeseries
United Kingdom 46.79 in 2017 WB
United Republic of Tanzania 33.56 in 2018 WB
United States of America 90.74 in 2018 WB
Uruguay 36.69 in 2017 WB
Uzbekistan 34.86 in 2017 WB
Vanuatu Central Government 2 timeseries
Viet Nam 40.63 in 2013 WB
Zambia 43.07 in 2017 WB
Zimbabwe 36.08 in 2017 WB

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