Belgium - Tax revenue

Tax revenue (current LCU)

The value for Tax revenue (current LCU) in Belgium was 101,060,000,000 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 20 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 105,006,000,000 in 2014 and a minimum value of 53,932,400,000 in 1995.

Definition: Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes. Certain compulsory transfers such as fines, penalties, and most social security contributions are excluded. Refunds and corrections of erroneously collected tax revenue are treated as negative revenue.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files.

Year Value
1995 53,932,400,000
1996 55,778,700,000
1997 59,537,100,000
1998 63,187,700,000
1999 65,446,200,000
2000 69,926,000,000
2001 70,806,100,000
2002 70,260,500,000
2003 70,515,500,000
2004 75,801,600,000
2005 78,970,700,000
2006 82,219,700,000
2007 85,181,800,000
2008 88,826,300,000
2009 82,384,200,000
2010 88,843,300,000
2011 93,682,100,000
2012 99,626,300,000
2013 102,675,000,000
2014 105,006,000,000
2015 101,060,000,000

Tax revenue (% of GDP)

Tax revenue (% of GDP) in Belgium was 24.62 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 20 years was 27.08 in 2000, while its lowest value was 23.62 in 2009.

Definition: Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes. Certain compulsory transfers such as fines, penalties, and most social security contributions are excluded. Refunds and corrections of erroneously collected tax revenue are treated as negative revenue.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Government Finance Statistics Yearbook and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1995 25.49
1996 25.83
1997 26.35
1998 26.95
1999 26.80
2000 27.08
2001 26.64
2002 25.54
2003 24.95
2004 25.38
2005 25.35
2006 25.17
2007 24.71
2008 25.09
2009 23.62
2010 24.33
2011 24.71
2012 25.71
2013 26.17
2014 26.23
2015 24.62

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance