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Taxes and Duties

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Government Finances, Economic Statistics
Per Svensson
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Taxes and Duties

The purpose of Taxes and Duties is to analyze the tax revenues and the developments in Danish taxes and duties.

The statistics is a useful work of reference for everyone with an interest in- and use for information about Danish taxes and duties.

The statistics were published for the first time in 1976 and have been published annually ever since.

Statistical presentation

The statistics provide an overview of the tax revenues and developments in Danish taxes and duties. The statistics is a useful work of reference for everyone with an interest in and use for information about Danish taxes and duties.

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Statistical processing

The statistical processing that takes place in the publication has already been covered by the quality declarations of the individual statistics.

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Relevance

The statistics is a useful work of reference for everyone with an interest in and use for information about Danish taxes and duties. Thus it gives a foundation for the general debate about the Danish society.

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Accuracy and reliability

  • Collection: Data is collected from a number of different government accounts as well as various other statistics. Data from these sources are not calculated based on the same principles, and as such corrections must be made to ensure that it matches the tax base of the individual tax or duty.
  • Refinement: The data are subject to error detection before they are published.

The statistical uncertainty is not calculated.

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Timeliness and punctuality

The statistics are published in October in the year following the income year.

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Comparability

No comparable publications exist.

On the website of the Central Customs and Tax Administration some statistics comparable to those in the publication can be found.

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Accessibility and clarity

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