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Belgium is now the second most taxed country in Europe



In France, the sum of taxes and social contributions in relation to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is higher than in Belgium.

next to bronze, silver: Belgium is gaining a place in the order of tax burden in Europe. In France, according to Eurostat, the sum of taxes and social contributions in relation to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is higher than in Belgium. The tax burden increased in Belgium in 2017, allowing our country to overcome Denmark

The total ratio of tax revenue to GDP was 47.3% in Belgium in 2017 compared to 46.7% in 2016. In France, this ratio is 48.4%. In Denmark, it dropped from 46.8% in 2016 to 46.5% last year. The EU average was 40.2% compared to 39.9% in 2016.

Gold in 2015

In 2015, Belgium still had the largest tax burden in the EU before falling sharply in 2016, but it did not go down again in 2017.


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