The 2019 edition of the tax policy publication Revenue Statistics in Africa
will be launched on Tuesday, 19 November, during the African Union’s 13th Session of the Committee of Director Generals of National Statistics Offices. The report provides an overview of the main taxation trends from 1990 to 2017 in 26 African economies.
This edition includes a special feature that examines the recently implemented African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA) and its impact on public revenues.
Revenue Statistics in Africa 2019
is a joint publication by the OECD Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, the OECD Development Centre, the African Tax Administration Forum (ATAF) and the African Union Commission (AUC), with the technical support of the African Development Bank (AfDB), the World Customs Organisation (WCO) and the Cercle de Réflexion et d’Échange des Dirigeants des Administrations fiscales (CREDAF) and the financial support of the European Union. Its approach is based on the OECD Revenue Statistics database methodology, which provides internationally comparable data on tax levels and tax structures.
Revenue Statistics in Africa 2019 will be under embargo until Tuesday, 19 November 2019, 16:00 (CET/Tunis time). Advance copies will be available the day before release, in English and French.