Cameroon: Tax preparation time

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Tax preparation time, in hours

 Latest value 624
 Year 2019
 Measure hours
 Data availability 2005 - 2019
 Average 650
 Min - Max 624 - 672
 Source The World Bank (doing business survey)
For that indicator, we provide data for Cameroon from 2005 to 2019. The average value for Cameroon during that period was 650 hours with a minimum of 624 hours in 2017 and a maximum of 672 hours in 2010. The latest value from 2019 is 624 hours. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 184 countries is 235 hours. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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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 Government spending, in dollars 5.42 2023 billion U.S. dollars
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 Government expenditure 724.80 Q3/2022 billion
 Tax revenue 11.35 2021 percent
 Commercial tax rate 57.70 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 624 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 44 2019 taxes
 Taxes on goods and services 43.29 2021 percent
 Taxes on international trade 11.24 2021 percent
 Income and profits taxes 21.77 2021 percent
 Foreign aid 1,126.38 2021 million U.S. dollars
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