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Non-religious countries Compared by Economy > Tax > Highest marginal tax rate > Individual rate

DEFINITION: Highest marginal tax rate (individual rate) is the highest rate shown on the schedule of tax rates applied to the taxable income of individuals.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Sweden 56.74% 2009
2 Netherlands 52% 2009
=3 Austria 50% 2009
=3 Japan 50% 2009
=5 China 45% 2009
=5 Australia 45% 2009
7 France 40% 2009
=8 Vietnam 35% 2009
=8 Turkey 35% 2009
10 Canada 29% 2009
11 Czech Republic 15% 2009

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Tax > Highest marginal tax rate > Individual rate. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", KPMG's Individual Income Tax and Social Security Rate Survey 2009 (www.kpmg.com), and PricewaterhouseCoopers's Worldwide Tax Summaries Online (www.pwc.com). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Non--religious-countries/Economy/Tax/Highest-marginal-tax-rate/Individual-rate

Non-religious countries Compared by Economy > Tax > Highest marginal tax rate > Individual rate

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Interesting observations about Economy > Tax > Highest marginal tax rate > Individual rate

  • China ranked first for tax > highest marginal tax rate > individual rate amongst Emerging markets in 2009.
  • Denmark ranked first for tax > highest marginal tax rate > individual rate amongst European Union in 2009.
  • Netherlands ranked first for tax > highest marginal tax rate > individual rate amongst Eurozone in 2009.
  • Sweden ranked second for tax > highest marginal tax rate > individual rate amongst High income OECD countries in 2009.
  • United States ranked second last for tax > highest marginal tax rate > individual rate amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2009.
  • Kuwait has ranked last for tax > highest marginal tax rate > individual rate since 2003.
  • Austria ranked first for tax > highest marginal tax rate > individual rate amongst Catholic countries in 2009.
  • Germany ranked #4 for tax > highest marginal tax rate > individual rate amongst NATO countries in 2009.
  • Russia ranked second last for tax > highest marginal tax rate > individual rate amongst Europe in 2009.
  • Israel ranked first for tax > highest marginal tax rate > individual rate amongst Former British colonies in 2009.
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