Tax revenue reached 19.6 BTN bil in 2016 in Bhutan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 7.59 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, tax revenue in Bhutan reached an all time high of 19.6 BTN bil in 2016 and an all time low of 0.077 BTN bil in 1982. When compared to Bhutan's main peers, tax revenue in Bangladesh amounted to 1,519 BDT bil, 6,809 CNY bil in China and 421 NPR bil in Nepal in 2016.
Bhutan has been ranked 88th within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of tax revenue, 20 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Tax revenue refers to compulsory transfers to the central government for public purposes.