PwC's tax publications
Paying Taxes 2018, now in its 12th edition, continues to be a unique report from PwC and the World Bank Group. It is the only piece of research which, by using a small to medium-sized domestic case study company, measures and assesses the ease of paying taxes across 190 economies.
The ranking for each participating economy is based on the:
|Canada||Ease of paying taxes - ranking|
|Country||Overall paying taxes ranking||Total tax payments||Time to comply
(number of hours)
|Total tax rate (%)||Post-filing index|
The Paying Taxes study provides robust information which enables tax systems around the world to be benchmarked. The study considers various payment, communication and data collection methods as well as ways in which tax compliance is monitored.
Use our interactive tool to explore tax data from all thirteen years of the Paying Taxes 2018 study. This is a unique report from PwC and the World Bank Group, which uses a medium-sized domestic case study company to measure and assesses the ease of paying taxes across 190 economies.