Taiwan: Fiscal freedom

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Fiscal freedom index (0-100)

 Latest value 90
 Year 2024
 Measure points
 Data availability 1995 - 2024
 Average 78
 Min - Max 74 - 94
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Taiwan from 1995 to 2024. The average value for Taiwan during that period was 78 points with a minimum of 74 points in 1995 and a maximum of 94 points in 2023. The latest value from 2024 is 90 points. For comparison, the world average in 2024 based on 174 countries is 52 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Taiwan - Fiscal freedom - recent values

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Taiwan - Fiscal freedom - historical chart - 1995-2024

The Fiscal Freedom index for Taiwan from The Heritage Foundation reflects the tax burden imposed by the government, including the direct taxes on individuals and corporations and the overall amount of tax revenue as a a share of GDP.
Definition: The Fiscal freedom index measures the tax burden imposed by government. It is composed of three quantitative factors: the top marginal tax rate on individual income, the top marginal tax rate on corporate income, and the total tax burden as a percentage of GDP.

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 Property rights 82 2024 points
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 Labor freedom 69 2024 points
 Monetary freedom 80.10 2024 points
 Trade freedom 86 2024 points
 Investment freedom 70 2024 points
 Financial freedom 60 2024 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 80 2024 index points
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