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failed states 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.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Nigeria 938 2009
2 Chad 732 2009
3 Pakistan 560 2009
4 Central African Republic 504 2009
5 Guinea 416 2009
6 Iraq 312 2009
7 Democratic Republic of the Congo 308 2009
8 Afghanistan 275 2009
=9 Zimbabwe 270 2009
=9 Cote d'Ivoire 270 2009
11 Guinea-Bissau 208 2009
12 Sudan 180 2009
13 Haiti 160 2009

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Tax > Time to prepare and pay taxes > Hours. 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/group-stats/failed-states/Economy/Tax/Time-to-prepare-and-pay-taxes/Hours

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Interesting observations about Economy > Tax > Time to prepare and pay taxes > Hours

  • Brazil ranked first for tax > time to prepare and pay taxes > hours amongst Hot countries in 2009.
  • Nigeria ranked first for tax > time to prepare and pay taxes > hours amongst Muslim countries in 2009.
  • Bulgaria ranked first for tax > time to prepare and pay taxes > hours amongst European Union in 2009.
  • Bolivia ranked second for tax > time to prepare and pay taxes > hours amongst Christian countries in 2009.
  • 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.
  • United Kingdom ranked last for tax > time to prepare and pay taxes > hours amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2009.
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