Tax Revenue (Local Currency) rose 8.99% to CHF 70.2 bil in Switzerland in 2017

Tax Revenue (Local Currency) (CHF bil)
Economy | Switzerland | May 17, 2019
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Tax revenue reached 70.2 CHF bil in 2017 in Switzerland, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 8.99 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, tax revenue in Switzerland reached an all time high of 70.2 CHF bil in 2017 and an all time low of 9.56 CHF bil in 1972. When compared to Switzerland's main peers, tax revenue in Austria amounted to 93.9 EUR bil, 546 EUR bil in France, 372 EUR bil in Germany and 400 EUR bil in Italy in 2017.

Switzerland has been ranked 72nd within the group of 105 countries we follow in terms of tax revenue, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes.

Tax Revenue (Local Currency) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Austria EUR bil 78.9 82.6 85.6 88.0 92.4
Belgium EUR bil 93.7 99.6 103 105 101
France EUR bil 452 474 495 501 514
Germany EUR bil 309 319 326 336 346
Hungary HUF bil 5,982 6,589 6,882 7,491 8,043
Italy EUR bil 365 381 381 381 386
Poland PLN bil 262 260 258 267 281
Slovenia EUR bil 6.61 6.48 6.53 6.84 7.18
Spain EUR bil 133 127 144 148 156
Switzerland CHF bil 60.0 59.6 61.3 61.1 64.4