Germany: Tax preparation time

(measure: hours; Source: The World Bank (doing business survey))
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Germany: Tax preparation time, in hours

, 2005 - 2019: For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 2005 to 2019. The average value for Germany during that period was 210 hours with a minimum of 196 hours in 2005 and a maximum of 221 hours in 2011. The latest value from is hours. For comparison, the world average in based on countries is 0 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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