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Ireland: Taxes on goods and services, percent of total revenue: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Ireland from 1972 to 2016. The average value for Ireland during that period was 34.4 percent with a minumum of 29.27 percent in 1981 and a maximum of 40.97 percent in 1989. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Taxes on goods and services include general sales and turnover or value added taxes, selective excises on goods, selective taxes on services, taxes on the use of goods or property, taxes on extraction and production of minerals, and profits of fiscal monopolies.