by Felix Richter, Statista.com
— this post authored by Niall McCarthy
Corporation tax is levied on the income of corporations or analogous entities with rates varying widely by country. countries.
Ireland has one of the lowest corporate tax rates worldwide at just 12.5 percent according to the OECD. That rate has seen some of the world’s biggest technology companies such as Google and Facebook, establish themselves there.
This chart shows corporate income tax rate in selected OECD countries in 2016.
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