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India: Income, profits, and capital gains taxes: percent of revenue: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for India from 1974 to 2013. The average value for India during that period was 25.85 percent with a minumum of 13.87 percent in 1987 and a maximum of 50.27 percent in 2009. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.