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Former British colonies Compared by Economy > Tax > Time to prepare and pay taxes > Hours

DEFINITION: Time to prepare and pay taxes is the time, in hours per year, it takes to prepare, file, and pay (or withhold) three major types of taxes: the corporate income tax, the value added or sales tax, and labor taxes, including payroll taxes and social security contributions.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Nigeria 938 2009
2 Pakistan 560 2009
3 Kenya 417 2009
4 Jamaica 414 2009
5 The Gambia 376 2009
6 Namibia 375 2009
7 Sierra Leone 357 2009
8 Lesotho 324 2009
9 Bangladesh 302 2009
10 Guyana 288 2009
11 Bhutan 274 2009
12 India 271 2009
13 Zimbabwe 270 2009
14 Sri Lanka 256 2009
15 Israel 230 2009
16 Ghana 224 2009
17 Trinidad and Tobago 210 2009
18 Antigua and Barbuda 207 2009
19 New Zealand 192 2009
20 United States 187 2009
21 Sudan 180 2009
22 Tanzania 172 2009
23 Uganda 161 2009
24 Malawi 157 2009
25 Saint Kitts and Nevis 155 2009
26 Fiji 150 2009
27 Belize 147 2009
28 Malaysia 145 2009
29 Brunei 144 2009
=30 Botswana 140 2009
=30 Grenada 140 2009
32 Zambia 132 2009
33 Dominica 120 2009
34 Canada 119 2009
35 Kuwait 118 2009
36 Australia 107 2009
37 Swaziland 104 2009
38 Jordan 101 2009
39 Saint Lucia 92 2009
40 Singapore 84 2009
41 The Bahamas 58 2009
=42 Bahrain 36 2009
=42 Qatar 36 2009
44 United Arab Emirates 12 2009
45 Maldives 0.0 2009

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  • Czech Republic ranked first for tax > time to prepare and pay taxes > hours amongst High income OECD countries in 2009.
  • Belarus ranked first for tax > time to prepare and pay taxes > hours amongst Europe in 2009.
  • Pakistan ranked second for tax > time to prepare and pay taxes > hours amongst Former British colonies in 2009.
  • Vietnam ranked first for tax > time to prepare and pay taxes > hours amongst Former French colonies in 2009.
  • Jamaica ranked second for tax > time to prepare and pay taxes > hours amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2009.
  • Ukraine ranked second for tax > time to prepare and pay taxes > hours amongst Cold countries in 2009.
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