Consumption Tax Trends 2016: Country highlights


Consumption Tax Trends provides information on Value Added Tax/Goods and Services Tax (VAT/GST) and excise duty rates in OECD member countries. It also contains information about indirect tax topics such as international aspects of VAT/GST developments and the efficiency of this tax. It also describes a range of taxation provisions such as the taxation of motor vehicles, tobacco and alcoholic beverages.

Executive summary
Taxing consumption
Value added taxes: Rates and structure
Measuring performance of VAT
Selected excise duties in OECD countries
Taxing vehicles

Annexes4 chapters available

Countries with VAT
Statement of outcomes on the OECD International VAT/GST Guidelines
Exchanges rates
Cigarettes – Most sold brands (MSB) in OECD Countries