Syrian Arab Republic - Taxes on goods and services

Taxes on goods and services (current LCU)

The value for Taxes on goods and services (current LCU) in Syrian Arab Republic was 25,970,000,000 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 19 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 51,410,000,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 3,379,000,000 in 2004.

Definition: Taxes on goods and services include general sales and turnover or value added taxes, selective excises on goods, selective taxes on services, taxes on the use of goods or property, taxes on extraction and production of minerals, and profits of fiscal monopolies.

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

Year Value
1990 18,452,000,000
1991 21,007,000,000
1992 32,338,000,000
1993 30,166,000,000
1994 40,508,000,000
1995 48,292,000,000
1996 43,978,000,000
1998 22,545,000,000
1999 28,387,000,000
2000 15,654,000,000
2001 20,545,000,000
2002 8,193,000,000
2003 3,821,000,000
2004 3,379,000,000
2005 4,494,000,000
2006 8,832,000,000
2007 9,145,000,000
2008 51,410,000,000
2009 25,970,000,000

Taxes on goods and services (% of revenue)

Taxes on goods and services (% of revenue) in Syrian Arab Republic was 4.32 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 36.61 in 1995, while its lowest value was 0.99 in 2004.

Definition: Taxes on goods and services include general sales and turnover or value added taxes, selective excises on goods, selective taxes on services, taxes on the use of goods or property, taxes on extraction and production of minerals, and profits of fiscal monopolies.

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

See also:

Year Value
1990 31.06
1991 25.95
1992 35.14
1993 31.59
1994 35.80
1995 36.61
1996 28.55
1998 11.02
1999 13.09
2000 6.37
2001 6.73
2002 2.72
2003 1.19
2004 0.99
2005 1.26
2006 2.03
2007 1.99
2008 10.47
2009 4.32

Taxes on goods and services (% value added of industry and services)

Taxes on goods and services (% value added of industry and services) in Syrian Arab Republic was 0.51 as of 2007. Its highest value over the past 17 years was 14.41 in 1992, while its lowest value was 0.33 in 2004.

Definition: Taxes on goods and services include general sales and turnover or value added taxes, selective excises on goods, selective taxes on services, taxes on the use of goods or property, taxes on extraction and production of minerals, and profits of fiscal monopolies.

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

See also:

Year Value
1990 10.33
1991 10.75
1992 14.41
1993 11.93
1994 12.98
1995 13.84
1996 9.82
1998 4.28
1999 4.83
2000 2.19
2001 2.90
2002 1.10
2003 0.50
2004 0.33
2005 0.35
2006 0.59
2007 0.51

Classification

Topic: Public Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Government finance