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OECD countries’ tax revenues flatten out

Tax revenues in advanced economies reached a plateau during 2018, ending the trend of annual increases in the tax-to-GDP ratio seen since the financial crisis, according to the OECD’s latest research.

OECD countries’ tax revenues flatten out
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countries’ tax revenues flatten out

The OECD average tax-to-GDP ratio was 34.3% in 2018, virtually unchanged since the 34.2% in 2017. The UK average increased by 0.2 percentage points from 33.3% in 2017 to 33.5% in 2018, placing the UK 20th out of 36 OECD countries.

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