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Economy > Tax > Taxes on income, profits and capital gains > % of total taxes: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Taxes on income, profits and capital gains (% of total taxes). Taxes on income, profits, and capital gains are levied on the actual or presumptive net income of individuals, on the profits of corporations and enterprises, and on capital gains, whether realized or not, on land, securities, and other assets. Intragovernmental payments are eliminated in consolidation.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Qatar 93.98% 2010
2 United States 92.26% 2011
3 Canada 77.1% 2011
4 Malaysia 71.35% 2012
5 Australia 71.14% 2011
6 Iran 66.72% 2009
7 Algeria 65.45% 2011
8 Hong Kong 64.79% 2011
9 Trinidad and Tobago 62.23% 2010
10 New Zealand 59.25% 2011
11 Belgium 59% 2011
12 Spain 58.5% 2011
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 58.32% 2011
13 Norway 58.15% 2011
14 Bhutan 58.04% 2009
15 Ecuador 56.49% 1994
16 India 56.25% 2011
17 South Africa 56.07% 2011
18 Italy 54.07% 2011
19 Papua New Guinea 53.98% 2002
20 Zambia 51.89% 2010
21 Ireland 51.21% 2011
22 Japan 50.77% 2011
23 Indonesia 49.34% 2011
24 Zimbabwe 48.24% 1997
25 Luxembourg 48.15% 2011
26 United Kingdom 48.11% 2011
Non-religious countries average (profile) 48.05% 2011
27 Oman 47.77% 2012
28 France 47.59% 2011
29 Netherlands 47.31% 2011
30 Philippines 47.21% 2012
31 Denmark 46.69% 2011
32 Egypt 46.65% 2011
33 Thailand 46.09% 2011
34 Austria 45.99% 2011
35 Yemen 45.87% 1999
36 Kenya 45.82% 2011
37 Malta 45.8% 2011
38 South Korea 45.31% 2011
39 Uganda 45.24% 2011
40 Brazil 45.14% 2011
High income OECD countries average (profile) 45.11% 2011
41 Azerbaijan 44.94% 2011
42 Singapore 44.63% 2011
43 Syria 44.47% 1997
44 Botswana 44.29% 2011
45 Peru 43.53% 2011
46 Tunisia 43.43% 2011
47 Burma 43.33% 2005
48 Mexico 43.16% 2000
49 Cyprus 42.85% 2011
50 Israel 42.3% 2012
51 San Marino 41.91% 2011
52 Panama 41.53% 2001
53 Portugal 40.89% 2011
54 Switzerland 40.87% 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 40.22% 2011
55 Kazakhstan 39.5% 2011
56 Georgia 39.41% 2012
57 Venezuela 39.1% 2005
58 Iceland 38.74% 2011
59 Germany 38.32% 2011
60 Jamaica 38.23% 2011
61 El Salvador 38.17% 2011
Cold countries average (profile) 38.1% 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 37.67% 2011
South Asia average (profile) 37.33% 2011
62 Pakistan 36.8% 2012
European Union average (profile) 36% 2011
63 Ghana 35.91% 2011
64 Morocco 35.83% 2011
65 Fiji 35.82% 2006
66 Liberia 35.74% 2011
67 Belize 35.49% 2009
68 Kuwait 35.16% 2008
69 Nicaragua 35.02% 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) 34.75% 2011
70 Seychelles 34.37% 2012
71 Barbados 34.07% 2010
72 Sierra Leone 33.95% 2011
Europe average (profile) 32.99% 2011
73 Czech Republic 32.94% 2011
74 Greece 32.89% 2011
75 Republic of the Congo 32.64% 2005
76 Chile 32.53% 2011
77 Honduras 32.47% 2012
78 Guatemala 31.58% 2011
79 Cape Verde 31.48% 2009
80 Namibia 30.65% 2007
81 Romania 30.46% 2011
82 Kyrgyzstan 30.31% 2011
83 Swaziland 30.14% 2003
84 Mali 30% 2010
85 Finland 29.42% 2011
86 Democratic Republic of the Congo 29.38% 2010
87 Turkey 29.28% 2011
88 Burkina Faso 28.9% 2011
89 Hungary 28.86% 2011
90 Afghanistan 28.38% 2011
91 Uruguay 28.34% 2011
92 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 27.78% 2011
93 Bangladesh 27.62% 2011
94 Armenia 27.52% 2011
95 Costa Rica 27.46% 2011
96 Colombia 27.31% 2011
97 Ethiopia 26.17% 2011
98 Cameroon 26.05% 1999
99 Bulgaria 25.49% 2011
100 China 25.42% 2010
101 Ukraine 25.3% 2011
102 Slovenia 24.79% 2011
103 Mongolia 24.72% 2011
104 Poland 24.44% 2011
105 Burundi 24.42% 1999
106 Nepal 24.23% 2012
107 Argentina 24.2% 2004
108 Laos 23.92% 2011
109 Lebanon 23.55% 2011
110 Mauritius 22.88% 2011
111 Senegal 22.79% 2001
112 Central African Republic 22.62% 2004
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 22.46% 2011
113 Slovakia 22.45% 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) 22.35% 2011
114 Dominican Republic 22.16% 2010
115 Republic of Macedonia 21.96% 2008
116 Benin 21.45% 2011
117 Nigeria 20.64% 2008
118 Albania 20.54% 2004
119 Jordan 20.54% 2012
120 Paraguay 19.76% 2011
121 Niger 19.63% 2007
122 Lesotho 19.52% 2008
123 Sri Lanka 19.36% 2011
124 Cambodia 18.43% 2011
125 Madagascar 18.37% 2008
126 Grenada 18.33% 2011
127 Sudan 18.28% 1999
128 Rwanda 18.25% 1992
129 Latvia 18.03% 2011
130 Estonia 16.77% 2011
131 Sweden 16.71% 2011
132 Lithuania 16.34% 2011
133 Serbia 15.18% 2011
134 Bolivia 14.78% 2007
135 Togo 14.2% 2011
136 Croatia 13.99% 2011
137 The Gambia 13.72% 1990
138 Saint Kitts and Nevis 13.18% 2011
139 Bosnia and Herzegovina 12.73% 2011
140 Bahrain 11.08% 2007
141 Guinea 10.21% 1999
142 Belarus 6.32% 2011
143 Maldives 5.41% 2011
144 Tajikistan 4.47% 2004
145 Russia 3.63% 2011
146 Macau 3.48% 2012
147 Moldova 1.72% 2011

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Tax > Taxes on income, profits and capital gains > % of total taxes. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files. World Bank World Development Indicators. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Tax/Taxes-on-income,-profits-and-capital-gains/%-of-total-taxes

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