Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs

Benefits and Wages: Policies



Country specific information  2001 - 2015


Detailed country-specific information on tax and benefit systems from 2001 to 2015. Includes in-depth summaries of key national tax and benefit provisions in a comparable format. Spreadsheets with detailed net income calculations illustrate the operation of tax and benefit policies for particular family situations. Country specific information last updated: August 2017

 >> Policy overview tables  

Summaries of key features of the main tax and benefit programmes, drawing together information from more detailed country descriptions to facilitate comparisons for selected years. Excel files last updated: March 2014


Summaries of income tax provisions and on social security contributions are available from the OECD Tax database.

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