Guide

Taxes

Tis impossible to be sure of any thing but Death and Taxes.

Benjamin Franklin, in a letter to Jean-Baptiste Leroy, 1789

List of Countries and Sales Tax Rate

Albania

Local name of tax
TVSH (Tatimi mbi Vlerën e Shtuar)
Tax rate
20.0%

Algeria

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
19.0%

Andorra

Local name of tax
IGI (Impost General Indirecte)
Tax rate
4.5%

Antigua and Barbuda

Local name of tax
Sales tax
Tax rate
15.0%

Argentina

Local name of tax
IVA (Impuesto al Valor Agregado)
Tax rate
21.0%

Armenia

Local name of tax
ԱԱՀ (Ավելացված արժեքի հարկ)
Tax rate
20.0%

Australia

Local name of tax
GST (Goods and Services Tax)
Tax rate
10.0%

Austria

Local name of tax
MwSt. (Mehrwertsteuer)
Tax rate
20.0%

Azerbaijan

Local name of tax
ƏDV (Əlavə dəyər vergisi)
Tax rate
18.0%

Bahamas

Local name of tax
VAT (Value Added Tax)
Tax rate
12.0%

Bangladesh

Local name of tax
মূসক (মূল্য সংযোজন কর)
Tax rate
15.0%

Barbados

Local name of tax
VAT (Value Added Tax)
Tax rate
17.5%

Belarus

Local name of tax
ПДВ (Падатак на дададзеную вартасьць)
Tax rate
20.0%

Belgium

Local name of tax
BTW (Belasting over de toegevoegde waarde)
Tax rate
21.0%

Belize

Local name of tax
GTS (General Sales Tax)
Tax rate
12.5%

Benin

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
18.0%

Bolivia, Plurinational State of

Local name of tax
IVA (Impuesto al Valor Agregado)
Tax rate
13.0%

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Local name of tax
PDV (Porez na dodanu vrijednost)
Tax rate
17.0%

Botswana

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
12.0%

Brazil

Local name of tax
ICMS (Imposto sobre circulação e serviços)
Tax rate
12.0%

Bulgaria

Local name of tax
ДДС (Данък върху добавената стойност)
Tax rate
20.0%

Burkina Faso

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
18.0%

Burundi

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
18.0%

Cambodia

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
10.0%

Cameroon

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
19.25%

Canada

New Brunswick
15.0%
Newfoundland and Labrador
15.0%
Nova Scotia
15.0%
Ontario
13.0%
Prince Edward Island
15.0%
0.0%
British Columbia
5.0%
Manitoba
5.0%
Northwest Territories
5.0%
Nunavut
5.0%
Quebec
5.0%
Saskatchewan
5.0%
Yukon
5.0%
Quebec
9.975%

Cape Verde

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Central African Republic

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
19.0%

Chad

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
18.0%

Chile

Local name of tax
IVA (Impuesto al Valor Agregado)
Tax rate
19.0%

China

Local name of tax
增值税 (增值税 (zēng zhí shuì))
Tax rate
16.0%

Colombia

Local name of tax
IVA (Impuesto al Valor Agregado)
Tax rate
19.0%

Congo

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
18.9%

Congo, The Democratic Republic of the

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
16.0%

Costa Rica

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
13.0%

Croatia

Local name of tax
PDV (Porez na dodanu vrijednost)
Tax rate
25.0%

Cyprus

Local name of tax
ΦΠΑ (Φόρος Προστιθέμενης Αξίας)
Tax rate
19.0%

Czech Republic

Local name of tax
DPH (Daň z přidané hodnoty)
Tax rate
21.0%

Côte d'Ivoire

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
18.0%

Denmark

Local name of tax
moms (Meromsætningsafgift)
Tax rate
25.0%

Dominica

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Dominican Republic

Local name of tax
ITBIS (Impuesto sobre Transferencia de Bienes Industrializados y Servicios)
Tax rate
18.0%

Ecuador

Local name of tax
IVA (Impuesto al Valor Agregado)
Tax rate
12.0%

Egypt

Local name of tax
VAT (الضريبة على القيمة المضافة)
Tax rate
14.0%

El Salvador

Local name of tax
IVA (Impuesto al Valor Agregado)
Tax rate
13.0%

Equatorial Guinea

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Estonia

Local name of tax
km (käibemaks)
Tax rate
20.0%

Ethiopia

Local name of tax
VAT (Value Added Tax)
Tax rate
15.0%

Faroe Islands

Local name of tax
MVG (Meirvirðisgjald)
Tax rate
25.0%

Fiji

Local name of tax
VAT (Value Added Tax)
Tax rate
9.0%

Finland

Local name of tax
ALV (Arvonlisävero)
Tax rate
24.0%

France

Local name of tax
TVA (Taxe sur la valeur ajoutée)
Tax rate
20.0%

Gabon

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
18.0%

Gambia

Local name of tax
VAT (Value Added Tax)
Tax rate
15.0%

Georgia

Local name of tax
დღგ (დამატებული ღირებულების გადასახადი)
Tax rate
18.0%

Germany

Local name of tax
MwSt. (Mehrwertsteuer)
Tax rate
19.0%

Ghana

Local name of tax
Sales tax
Tax rate
5.0%

Greece

Local name of tax
ΦΠΑ (Φόρος Προστιθέμενης Αξίας)
Tax rate
24.0%

Grenada

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Guatemala

Local name of tax
IVA (Impuesto al Valor Agregado)
Tax rate
12.0%

Guinea

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
18.0%

Guinea-Bissau

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Guyana

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
14.0%

Haiti

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
10.0%

Honduras

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Hungary

Local name of tax
ÁFA (általános forgalmi adó)
Tax rate
27.0%

Iceland

Local name of tax
VASK (Virðisaukaskattur)
Tax rate
24.0%

India

Local name of tax
GST (Good and Services Tax)
Tax rate
18.0%

Indonesia

Local name of tax
PPN (Pajak Pertambahan Nilai)
Tax rate
10.0%

Iran, Islamic Republic of

Local name of tax
VAT (مالیات بر ارزش افزوده)
Tax rate
9.0%

Ireland

Local name of tax
VAT (Value Added Tax)
Tax rate
23.0%

Isle of Man

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
20.0%

Israel

Local name of tax
Ma'am (מס ערך מוסף, מע"מ)
Tax rate
17.0%

Italy

Local name of tax
IVA (Imposta sul Valore Aggiunto)
Tax rate
22.0%

Jamaica

Local name of tax
GCT (General Consumption Tax)
Tax rate
16.5%

Japan

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
8.0%

Jersey

Local name of tax
GST (Good and Services Tax)
Tax rate
5.0%

Jordan

Local name of tax
GST (Goods and Sales Tax)
Tax rate
16.0%

Kazakhstan

Local name of tax
ҚCҚ (Қосылған құнға салынатын салық)
Tax rate
12.0%

Kenya

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
16.0%

Korea, Republic of

Local name of tax
VAT (부가세)
Tax rate
10.0%

Kyrgyzstan

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
12.0%

Lao People's Democratic Republic

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
10.0%

Latvia

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
21.0%

Lebanon

Local name of tax
TVA (Taxe sur la valeur ajoutée)
Tax rate
11.0%

Lesotho

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Liechtenstein

Local name of tax
MWST (Mehrwertsteuer)
Tax rate
7.7%

Lithuania

Local name of tax
PVM (Pridėtinės vertės mokestis)
Tax rate
21.0%

Luxembourg

Local name of tax
TVA (Taxe sur la Valeur Ajoutée)
Tax rate
17.0%

Macedonia, Republic of

Local name of tax
ДДВ (Данок на додадена вредност)
Tax rate
18.0%

Madagascar

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
20.0%

Malawi

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
16.5%

Malaysia

Local name of tax
CBP (Cukai Barang dan Perkhidmatan)
Tax rate
6.0%

Maldives

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
6.0%

Mali

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
18.0%

Malta

Local name of tax
VAT (Taxxa fuq il-Valur Miżjud)
Tax rate
18.0%

Mauritania

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
14.0%

Mauritius

Local name of tax
VAT (Value Added Tax)
Tax rate
15.0%

Mexico

Local name of tax
IVA (Impuesto al Valor Agregado)
Tax rate
16.0%

Moldova, Republic of

Local name of tax
TVA (Taxa pe Valoarea Adăugată)
Tax rate
20.0%

Monaco

Local name of tax
TVA (Taxe sur la valeur ajoutée)
Tax rate
20.0%

Mongolia

Local name of tax
VAT (Нэмэгдсэн өртгийн албан татвар)
Tax rate
10.0%

Montenegro

Local name of tax
PDV (Porez na dodatu vrijednost)
Tax rate
21.0%

Morocco

Local name of tax
GST (الضريبة على القيمة المضافة)
Tax rate
20.0%

Mozambique

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
17.0%

Namibia

Local name of tax
VAT (Value Added Tax)
Tax rate
15.0%

Nepal

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
13.0%

Netherlands

Local name of tax
BTW (Belasting toegevoegde waarde / Omzetbelasting)
Tax rate
21.0%

New Zealand

Local name of tax
GST (Goods and Services Tax)
Tax rate
15.0%

Nicaragua

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Niger

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
19.0%

Nigeria

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
5.0%

Niue

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
5.0%

Norway

Local name of tax
mva (Merverdiavgift)
Tax rate
25.0%

Pakistan

Local name of tax
GST (General Sales Tax)
Tax rate
17.0%

Palestine, State of

Local name of tax
VAT (Value Added Tax)
Tax rate
16.0%

Panama

Local name of tax
ITBMS (Impuesto de Transferencia de Bienes Muebles y Servicios)
Tax rate
7.0%

Papua New Guinea

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
10.0%

Paraguay

Local name of tax
IVA (Impuesto al Valor Agregado)
Tax rate
10.0%

Peru

Local name of tax
IGV+IPM (Impuesto General a la Ventas + Impuesto de Promocion Municipal)
Tax rate
18.0%

Philippines

Local name of tax
RVAT (Karagdagang Buwis / Dungag nga Buhis)
Tax rate
12.0%

Poland

Local name of tax
PTU (Podatek od towarów i usług)
Tax rate
23.0%

Portugal

Local name of tax
IVA (Imposto sobre o Valor Acrescentado)
Tax rate
23.0%

Romania

Local name of tax
TVA (Taxa pe valoarea adăugată)
Tax rate
19.0%

Russian Federation

Local name of tax
НДС (Налог на добавленную стоимость)
Tax rate
20.0%

Rwanda

Local name of tax
VAT (Value Added Tax)
Tax rate
18.0%

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Local name of tax
VAT (Value Added Tax)
Tax rate
17.0%

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Samoa

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Saudi Arabia

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
5.0%

Senegal

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
18.0%

Serbia

Local name of tax
ПДВ (Порез на додату вредност)
Tax rate
20.0%

Seychelles

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Sierra Leone

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Singapore

Local name of tax
GST (Goods and Services Tax)
Tax rate
7.0%

Slovakia

Local name of tax
DPH (Daň z pridanej hodnoty)
Tax rate
20.0%

Slovenia

Local name of tax
DDV (Davek na dodano vrednost)
Tax rate
22.0%

South Africa

Local name of tax
VAT (Value Added Tax)
Tax rate
15.0%

Spain

Local name of tax
IVA (Impuesto sobre el valor añadido)
Tax rate
21.0%

Sri Lanka

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
12.0%

Sudan

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
17.0%

Sweden

Local name of tax
Moms (Mervärdesskatt)
Tax rate
25.0%

Switzerland

Local name of tax
MWST (Mehrwertsteuer)
Tax rate
7.7%

Taiwan

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
5.0%

Tajikistan

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
20.0%

Tanzania, United Republic of

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
18.0%

Thailand

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
7.0%

Togo

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
18.0%

Tonga

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Trinidad and Tobago

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
12.5%

Tunisia

Local name of tax
TVA (آداء على القيمة المضافة)
Tax rate
19.0%

Turkey

Local name of tax
KDV (Katma değer vergisi)
Tax rate
18.0%

Turkmenistan

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Uganda

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
18.0%

Ukraine

Local name of tax
ПДВ (Податок на додану вартість)
Tax rate
20.0%

United Arab Emirates

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
5.0%

United Kingdom

Local name of tax
VAT (Value Added Tax)
Tax rate
20.0%

United States

Alabama
4.0%
Alaska
0.0%
Arizona
5.6%
Arkansas
6.5%
California
7.25%
Colorado
2.9%
Connecticut
6.35%
D.C.
5.75%
Delaware
0.0%
Florida
6.0%
Georgia
4.0%
Hawaii
4.0%
Idaho
6.0%
Illinois
6.25%
Indiana
7.0%
Iowa
6.0%
Kansas
6.5%
Kentucky
6.0%
Louisiana
5.0%
Maine
5.5%
Maryland
6.0%
Massachusetts
6.25%
Michigan
6.0%
Minnesota
6.875%
Mississippi
7.0%
Missouri
4.225%
Montana
0.0%
Nebraska
5.5%
Nevada
6.85%
New Hampshire
0.0%
New Jersey
6.625%
New Mexico
5.125%
New York
4.0%
North Carolina
4.75%
North Dakota
5.0%
Ohio
5.75%
Oklahoma
4.5%
Oregon
0.0%
Pennsylvania
6.0%
Rhode Island
7.0%
South Carolina
6.0%
South Dakota
4.5%
Tennessee
7.0%
Texas
6.25%
Utah
5.95%
Vermont
6.0%
Virginia
5.3%
Washington
6.5%
West Virginia
6.0%
Wisconsin
5.0%
Wyoming
4.0%

Uruguay

Local name of tax
IVA (Impuesto al Valor Agregado)
Tax rate
22.0%

Uzbekistan

Local name of tax
НДС (Налог на добавленную стоимость)
Tax rate
20.0%

Vanuatu

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%

Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of

Local name of tax
IVA (Impuesto al Valor Agregado)
Tax rate
12.0%

Viet Nam

Local name of tax
GTGT (Giá Trị Gia Tăng)
Tax rate
10.0%

Zambia

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
16.0%

Zimbabwe

Local name of tax
VAT
Tax rate
15.0%