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Turnover tax statistics 2016: businesses file advance turnover tax returns amounting to 6.1 trillion euros

As reported by the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) on the basis of turnover tax statistics, nearly 3.3 million businesses in Germany filed advance turnover tax returns in 2016. Compared with 2015, the number of businesses covered rose by 10,892 tax subjects or +0.3%.

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2013 statistics record 6.4 million enterprises liable to pay turnover tax

In turnover tax statistics (assessments), roughly 6.4 million enterprises liable to pay tax were covered for the assessment period of 2013. Compared with the previous year, this was an increase of 1.5% in the number of enterprises liable to pay turnover tax. That number has risen continuously since the first results were published for the reference year of 2006. The enterprises made deliveries and other performances (turnover) to the amount of 6.0 trillion euros in 2013, an increase of 0.7% on 2012. The resulting turnover tax increased by 5.5% to 150.0 billion euros.

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Database: Genesis-Online

Assessments

Tables

Assessments

Detailed information and tables are offered by our publications (only in German) as free download.

Further data

Database: Genesis-Online

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Key figures

Turnover tax statistics (Advance returns) 2016
TaxpayersNumber3,266,429
Deliveries and other performances (turnover)billion euros6,088.3
Intra-Community acquisitionsbillion euros578.5
Turnover tax advance paymentsbillion euros167.1
Turnover tax statistics (Assessments) 2013
TaxpayersNumber6,435,280
Deliveries and other performances (turnover)billion euros5,969.3
Intra-Community acquisitionsbillion euros528.4
Remaining turnover tax/surplusbillion euros150.0

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