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Germany: Tax revenue, percent of GDP: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Germany from 1972 to 2016. The average value for Germany during that period was 10.82 percent with a minumum of 9.79 percent in 1983 and a maximum of 11.8 percent in 1992. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes. Certain compulsory transfers such as fines, penalties, and most social security contributions are excluded. Refunds and corrections of erroneously collected tax revenue are treated as negative revenue.