Tax policy analysis



» Personal income tax rates
updated April 2015

» Social security contributions
updated April 2015

» The tax burden on wage income
updated April 2015

» Corporate and capital income taxes
updated April 2015

» Taxes on consumption (VAT/Rates and Excise)
updated June 2015


» Higher price on carbon needed to effectively tackle climate change
7 December 2015

» Corporate tax revenues falling, putting higher burdens on individuals, according to OECD
3 December 2015

» Harmonising revenue statistics among Asian countries
13 November 2015

» OECD presents outputs of OECD/G20 BEPS Project for discussion at G20 Finance Ministers meeting
5 October 2015

» Measuring and Monitoring BEPS, Action 11 - 2015 Final Report
5 October 2015

» Tax systems to support creation and success of SMEs

5 September 2015


» Revenue Statistics 2015
A unique set of detailed and internationally comparable tax revenue data in a common format for all OECD countries.

» Taxing Energy Use 2015 - OECD and Selected Partner Economies
A systematic analysis of the structure and level of energy taxes in OECD and selected other countries; together, they cover 80% of global energy use.

» Taxing Wages 2015
Unique information on income tax paid by workers and social security contributions levied on employees and their employers in OECD countries.

» Revenue Statistics in Latin America and the Caribbean 2015
Internationally comparable data on tax levels and tax structures for a selection of Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) countries.

» Revenue Statistics in Asian Countries 2015
Comparisons about tax levels and tax structures on a consistent basis, both among Asian economies and between OECD and Asian economies.

» Taxation of SMEs in OECD and G20 Countries
Many of the tax systems examined provide incentives to incorporate and to distribute income in certain types of capital form.