Nigeria: Number of taxes

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 Nigeria

Number of taxes paid by businesses

 Latest value 48
 Year 2019
 Measure taxes
 Data availability 2013 - 2019
 Average 51
 Min - Max 48 - 59
 Source The World Bank (doing business survey)
For that indicator, we provide data for Nigeria from 2013 to 2019. The average value for Nigeria during that period was 51 taxes with a minimum of 48 taxes in 2015 and a maximum of 59 taxes in 2013. The latest value from 2019 is 48 taxes. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 184 countries is 23 taxes. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Tax payments by businesses are the total number of taxes paid by businesses, including electronic filing. The tax is counted as paid once a year even if payments are more frequent.


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 Fiscal balance, percent of GDP -4.90 2022 percent
 Government debt 22.85 2022 percent
 Government expenditure 2,316.32 Q3/2022 billion
 Commercial tax rate 34.80 2019 percent
 Tax preparation time 343 2019 hours
 Number of taxes 48 2019 taxes
 Foreign aid 3,357.19 2021 million U.S. dollars
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