Kenya: Income and profits taxes

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

 Latest value 30.76
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2014 - 2021
 Average 35.68
 Min - Max 30.76 - 37.43
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Kenya from 2014 to 2021. The average value for Kenya during that period was 35.68 percent with a minimum of 30.76 percent in 2021 and a maximum of 37.43 percent in 2015. The latest value from 2021 is 30.76 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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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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 Government spending, percent of GDP 12.27 2022 percent
 Government spending, in dollars 13.20 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP -7.00 2023 percent
 Government debt 70.10 2023 percent
 Tax revenue 13.26 2021 percent
 Commercial tax rate 37.20 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 180 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 24 2019 taxes
 Taxes on goods and services 32.06 2021 percent
 Taxes on international trade 7.83 2021 percent
 Income and profits taxes 30.76 2021 percent
 Foreign aid 3,142.90 2021 million U.S. dollars
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