Benin: Income and profits taxes

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 Benin

Income, profits, and capital gains taxes: percent of revenue

 Latest value 9.57
 Year 1979
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1977 - 1979
 Average 11.55
 Min - Max 9.57 - 14.55
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Benin from 1977 to 1979. The average value for Benin during that period was 11.55 percent with a minimum of 9.57 percent in 1979 and a maximum of 14.55 percent in 1978. The latest value from 1979 is 9.57 percent. For comparison, the world average in 1979 based on 47 countries is 25.09 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: 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.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Government spending, percent of GDP 10.06 2022 percent
 Government spending, in dollars 1.75 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP -5.50 2022 percent
 Government debt 54.19 2022 percent
 Tax revenue 10.79 1979 percent
 Commercial tax rate 48.90 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 270 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 54 2019 taxes
 Taxes on goods and services 8.50 1979 percent
 Taxes on international trade 41.22 1979 percent
 Income and profits taxes 9.57 1979 percent
 Foreign aid 843.59 2021 million U.S. dollars
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