Global Property Guide

Financial Information for the Residential Property Buyer


Taxes on Residents (Average Rate) - France Compared to Europe

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Iceland 6.03%
Romania 5.40%
Moldova 4.33%
Malta 4.29%
Bulgaria 4.20%
Ireland 4.15%
Croatia 3.82%
Albania 3.53%
Lithuania 3.51%
Serbia 3.32%
Spain 3.26%
Slovak Rep. 3.19%
Slovenia 3.08%
Latvia 2.84%
Poland 2.74%
Ukraine 2.73%
Cyprus 2.68%
Czech Rep. 2.44%
Montenegro 2.40%
Macedonia 2.30%
Hungary 2.22%
Bosnia & H. 2.22%
Estonia 2.18%
Turkey 1.80%
Luxembourg 1.79%
Portugal 1.76%
Sweden 1.69%
Netherlands 1.65%
Finland 1.64%
Italy 1.10%
UK 0.97%
Germany 0.86%
Denmark 0.83%
France 0.78%
Greece 0.70%
Belgium 0.53%
Switzerland 0.31%
Austria 0.20%
Norway 0.18%
Russia -0.21%
Belarus -2.82%

France: Taxes on residents

The percentage of gross earnings given up in tax, including any social security contributions. Calculated for a single worker without children, earning 100 % of the average wage, for selected OECD countries.

Source: OECD Tax Database


France generates excellent house price statistics, produced both by the public and private sector. Quality time-series are published by the National Institute for Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) and the Federation Nationale de l'Immobilier (FNAIM). Good data also comes from the Ministere de l'Equipment etc, the Chambre de Notaires de Paris, and the Observatoire National des Marches de l'Immobilier (ONMI). For general economic statistics, consult the Banque de France site.