Japan: Taxes on goods and services

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 Japan

Taxes on goods and services, percent of total revenue

 Latest value 14.45
 Year 1993
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1991 - 1993
 Average 13.87
 Min - Max 13.21 - 14.45
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Japan from 1991 to 1993. The average value for Japan during that period was 13.87 percent with a minimum of 13.21 percent in 1991 and a maximum of 14.45 percent in 1993. The latest value from 1993 is 14.45 percent. For comparison, the world average in 1993 based on 76 countries is 26.83 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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.


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 Tax revenue 11.38 1993 percent
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