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Economy > Tax > Total tax rate > % of commercial profits: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Total tax rate (% of commercial profits). Total tax rate measures the amount of taxes and mandatory contributions payable by businesses after accounting for allowable deductions and exemptions as a share of commercial profits. Taxes withheld (such as personal income tax) or collected and remitted to tax authorities (such as value added taxes, sales taxes or goods and service taxes) are excluded.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 The Gambia 283.2% 2013
2 Comoros 217.9% 2013
3 Democratic Republic of the Congo 118.1% 2013
4 Argentina 107.8% 2013
5 Uzbekistan 99.3% 2013
6 Guinea 91.2% 2013
7 Central African Republic 87.6% 2013
8 Tajikistan 86% 2013
9 Eritrea 84.5% 2013
10 Bolivia 83.4% 2013
11 Colombia 76% 2013
12 Palau 75.2% 2013
13 Chad 73.8% 2013
14 Algeria 71.9% 2013
15 Brazil 68.3% 2013
16 Mauritania 68.2% 2013
17 Benin 65.9% 2013
18 Italy 65.8% 2013
19 Nicaragua 64.9% 2013
20 Marshall Islands 64.8% 2013
21 France 64.7% 2013
22 Republic of the Congo 63.8% 2013
23 China 63.7% 2013
24 India 62.8% 2013
25 Tunisia 62.4% 2013
26 Venezuela 61.7% 2013
27 Federated States of Micronesia 59.9% 2013
28 Spain 58.6% 2013
29 Belgium 57.5% 2013
30 Costa Rica 55.3% 2013
31 Sri Lanka 55.1% 2013
32 Ukraine 54.9% 2013
33 Belarus 54% 2013
34 Mexico 53.7% 2013
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 52.8% 2013
35 Austria 52.4% 2013
36 Angola 52.1% 2013
37 Sweden 52% 2013
38 Saint Kitts and Nevis 51.9% 2013
39 Burundi 51.6% 2013
failed states average (profile) 51.25% 2013
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 50.97% 2013
=40 Russia 50.7% 2013
=40 Puerto Rico 50.7% 2013
Former French colonies average (profile) 50.14% 2013
=42 Hungary 49.7% 2013
=42 Japan 49.7% 2013
44 Morocco 49.6% 2013
45 Mali 49.5% 2013
=46 Estonia 49.4% 2013
=46 Togo 49.4% 2013
=46 Germany 49.4% 2013
Muslim countries average (profile) 49.08% 2013
49 Burma 48.9% 2013
50 Cameroon 48.8% 2013
51 Senegal 48.5% 2013
Catholic countries average (profile) 48.4% 2013
52 Czech Republic 48.1% 2013
Emerging markets average (profile) 48.07% 2013
53 Niger 48% 2013
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 47.92% 2013
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 47.74% 2013
South and Central Asia average (profile) 47.7% 2013
54 Slovakia 47.2% 2013
55 Australia 47% 2013
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 46.61% 2013
56 The Bahamas 46.6% 2013
57 Cote d'Ivoire 46.4% 2013
58 United States 46.3% 2013
59 Guinea-Bissau 45.9% 2013
60 Grenada 45.3% 2013
61 Tanzania 44.9% 2013
Non-religious countries average (profile) 44.58% 2013
62 Philippines 44.5% 2013
63 Jamaica 44.3% 2013
64 Kenya 44.2% 2013
=65 Equatorial Guinea 44.1% 2013
=65 Iran 44.1% 2013
67 Greece 44% 2013
68 Burkina Faso 43.9% 2013
Eurozone average (profile) 43.82% 2013
=69 Dominican Republic 43.5% 2013
=69 Gabon 43.5% 2013
71 Lithuania 43.1% 2013
Hot countries average (profile) 42.97% 2013
72 Romania 42.9% 2013
Christian countries average (profile) 42.69% 2013
73 Egypt 42.6% 2013
74 Portugal 42.3% 2013
75 San Marino 42.2% 2013
Landlocked countries average (profile) 42.17% 2013
76 Papua New Guinea 42.1% 2013
77 European Union 41.95% 2013
European Union average (profile) 41.95% 2013
South Asia average (profile) 41.92% 2013
78 Uruguay 41.9% 2013
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 41.89% 2013
79 Poland 41.6% 2013
High income OECD countries average (profile) 41.26% 2013
Religious countries average (profile) 41.23% 2013
NATO countries average (profile) 41.04% 2013
=80 Antigua and Barbuda 41% 2013
=80 Malta 41% 2013
82 Guatemala 40.9% 2013
=83 Barbados 40.8% 2013
=83 Bhutan 40.8% 2013
85 Norway 40.7% 2013
86 Panama 40.5% 2013
=87 Moldova 40.4% 2013
=87 Haiti 40.4% 2013
89 Turkey 40.2% 2013
90 Azerbaijan 40% 2013
91 Finland 39.8% 2013
92 Syria 39.7% 2013
Cold countries average (profile) 39.58% 2013
93 Netherlands 39.3% 2013
94 Honduras 39.2% 2013
Former British colonies average (profile) 39% 2013
Europe average (profile) 38.92% 2013
95 Armenia 38.8% 2013
96 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 38.7% 2013
97 El Salvador 38.1% 2013
98 Djibouti 37.8% 2013
99 Mozambique 37.5% 2013
100 Cape Verde 37.2% 2013
101 Dominica 37.1% 2013
102 Serbia 36.8% 2013
Eastern Europe average (profile) 36.75% 2013
103 Uganda 36.6% 2013
104 Swaziland 36.5% 2013
105 Peru 36.4% 2013
=106 Afghanistan 36.3% 2013
=106 Malaysia 36.3% 2013
108 Sudan 36.1% 2013
109 Latvia 35.9% 2013
110 Madagascar 35.8% 2013
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 35.69% 2013
111 Zimbabwe 35.3% 2013
112 Vietnam 35.2% 2013
=113 Bangladesh 35% 2013
=113 Paraguay 35% 2013
115 Malawi 34.9% 2013
116 Pakistan 34.7% 2013
=117 New Zealand 34.6% 2013
=117 Saint Lucia 34.6% 2013
OPEC countries average (profile) 34.19% 2013
119 United Kingdom 34% 2013
120 Ecuador 33.9% 2013
121 Nigeria 33.8% 2013
=122 Ethiopia 33.4% 2013
=122 Kyrgyzstan 33.4% 2013
124 Belize 33.2% 2013
125 Yemen 32.7% 2013
=126 Sao Tome and Principe 32.5% 2013
=126 Slovenia 32.5% 2013
=126 Guyana 32.5% 2013
129 Sierra Leone 32.4% 2013
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 32.22% 2013
130 Indonesia 32.2% 2013
131 Kiribati 31.8% 2013
132 Albania 31.7% 2013
133 Libya 31.6% 2013
134 Nepal 31.5% 2013
135 Fiji 31.2% 2013
136 Lebanon 30.2% 2013
137 South Africa 30.1% 2013
=138 Rwanda 29.9% 2013
=138 Israel 29.9% 2013
=138 Iceland 29.9% 2013
141 Thailand 29.8% 2013
142 Tonga 29.6% 2013
=143 Trinidad and Tobago 29.1% 2013
=143 Switzerland 29.1% 2013
=145 Maldives 28.9% 2013
=145 Jordan 28.9% 2013
147 South Sudan 28.7% 2013
148 Kazakhstan 28.6% 2013
149 Mauritius 28.2% 2013
=150 South Korea 27.9% 2013
=150 Suriname 27.9% 2013
152 Iraq 27.8% 2013
=153 Bulgaria 27.7% 2013
=153 Chile 27.7% 2013
155 Singapore 27.1% 2013
156 Denmark 27% 2013
157 Laos 26.8% 2013
158 Liberia 26.6% 2013
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 26.07% 2013
=159 Ireland 25.7% 2013
=159 Seychelles 25.7% 2013
161 Bosnia and Herzegovina 25.5% 2013
162 Botswana 25.4% 2013
163 Solomon Islands 24.9% 2013
164 Mongolia 24.6% 2013
165 Canada 24.3% 2013
=166 Hong Kong 22.9% 2013
=166 Ghana 22.9% 2013
168 Cyprus 22.5% 2013
169 Oman 22% 2013
170 Namibia 21.8% 2013
171 Cambodia 21.4% 2013
172 Montenegro 20.9% 2013
173 Luxembourg 20.7% 2013
174 Croatia 19.8% 2013
175 Samoa 18.9% 2013
176 Georgia 16.4% 2013
177 Brunei 16.1% 2013
178 Lesotho 16% 2013
179 Kosovo 15.4% 2013
180 Zambia 15.1% 2013
181 United Arab Emirates 14.9% 2013
182 Saudi Arabia 14.5% 2013
183 Bahrain 13.5% 2013
184 Kuwait 12.4% 2013
185 Qatar 11.3% 2013
186 East Timor 11% 2013
187 Vanuatu 8.4% 2013
188 Republic of Macedonia 8.2% 2013

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Tax > Total tax rate > % of commercial profits. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Tax/Total-tax-rate/%-of-commercial-profits

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