Germany: Income, profits, and capital gains taxes: percent of revenue
For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1972 to 2018. The average value for Germany during that period was 17 percent with a minimum of 14.4 percent in 1994 and a maximum of 21.04 percent in 1974.
The latest value from 2018 is 18 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 114
countries is 25.59 percent.
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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.