Tax revenue reached 17,227 LAK bil in 2017 in Laos, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.95 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, tax revenue in Laos reached an all time high of 17,227 LAK bil in 2017 and an all time low of 3,680 LAK bil in 2006. When compared to Laos's main peers, tax revenue in Cambodia amounted to 14,183 KHR bil and 2,289 THB bil in Thailand in 2017.
Laos has been ranked 8th 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.