Ireland: Income and profits taxes

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 Ireland

Income, profits, and capital gains taxes: percent of revenue

 Latest value 46.77
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1972 - 2021
 Average 36.23
 Min - Max 28.06 - 46.77
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Ireland from 1972 to 2021. The average value for Ireland during that period was 36.23 percent with a minimum of 28.06 percent in 1972 and a maximum of 46.77 percent in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 46.77 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 102 countries is 25.40 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Ireland - Income and profits taxes - Recent values chart

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Ireland - Income and profits taxes - historical chart - 1972-2021




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.

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