Paying Taxes in


Below is a detailed summary of the taxes and mandatory contributions that a medium-size company must pay or withhold in a given year, as well as measures of administrative burden in paying taxes.

This information was collected as part of the Doing Business project, which measures and compares regulations relevant to the life cycle of a small- to medium-sized domestic business in 189 economies. The most recent round of data collection was completed in December 2012.

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Tax or mandatory contribution Payments (number) Notes on Payments Time (hours) Statutory tax rate Tax base Total tax rate (% profit) Notes on TTR
Corporate income tax 4 40 30% taxable profits 22.3
Social security contributions 12 72 6% gross salaries 6.8
Business license 1 0.2% turnover 3.5
Payroll tax 12 2% gross salaries 3.4
Health insurance contributions 1 3% gross salaries 2.3
Capital gains tax 1 15% capital gain 0.8
Local tax: "Fonds de Gestion et de Developpement des Collectivites Territoriales" 1 1% taxable profits 0.7
Property tax 1 15% annual rental value 0.5
Vehicle tax 1 varies between HTG 1000 and HTG 5000 size of engine 0.3
Fuel tax 1 included in fuel price .. small amount
Value added tax (VAT) 12 72 10% value added .. not included
Totals: 47 184 40.4

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