Based on a comparison of 170 countries in 2016, Venezuela ranked the highest in number of tax payments with 70.0 followed by Ivory Coast and Nigeria. On the other end of the scale was Hong Kong with 3.00, Saudi Arabia with 3.00 and Qatar with 4.00.
Average number of tax payments reached 25.0 in 2016 in the World according to the National Statistical Office. This is 3.45 % less than in the previous year and -34.2 % less than 10 years ago.
Historically, average number of tax payments reached an all time high of 34.2 in 2005 and an all time low of 25.0 in 2016. The average annual growth amounted to -2.82 % since 2005.
Data for more countries are available at Number of Tax Payments indicator page.