This topic records the taxes and mandatory contributions that a medium-size company must pay or withhold in a given year, as well as the administrative burden of paying taxes and contributions. The most recent round of data collection for the project was completed on May 1, 2018 covering for the Paying Taxes indicator calendar year 2017 (January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2017).  See the methodology for more information.

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 Business law library -- Our library includes hundreds of laws, including commercial and company laws.

 Case studies -- Download Paying Taxes case studies

 Thematic report – Download Paying Taxes annual report.

 Research papers -- View list of relevant research on paying taxes.

 Tax Policy and Administration - View what else the World Bank is doing in this area.