Tax Statistics

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Tax stats 201617


Tax Collection

Statistics  Period Description

Total Government Operating Revenue and IRAS’ Collection (31KB)  

FY2002 - FY2016

Total amount of Government Operating Revenue and taxes collected by IRAS.

IRAS’ Collection by Tax Type (36KB)

FY2002 - FY2016

Total amount of taxes collected by IRAS with a breakdown by tax type.

IRAS’ tax collections include Corporate Income Tax, Individual Income Tax, Withholding Tax, Goods and Services Tax, Property Tax, Stamp Duty, Betting Taxes and Estate Duty.

Tax and Penalty Arising from Audit and Investigation (49KB)

FY2002 - FY2016

Number of cases and total amount of tax and penalty arising from audit and investigation.

Cost of Tax Collection (30KB)

FY2000 - FY2016

IRAS' overall cost per dollar of tax collected.


Individual Income Tax

Statistics  Period Description
Assessable Income of Individuals by Income Type (48KB)  YA2004 - YA2016 Total income amount by income type (e.g. employment income, trade/professional income, rents), approved donations and assessable income of taxable and non-taxable individual taxpayers. 
Taxable Individuals by Assessable Income Group (60KB) YA2004 - YA2016 Number of individuals, amount of assessable income, chargeable income and net tax assessed of taxable tax resident and non-tax resident individuals by assessable income ranges.
Taxable Individuals by Chargeable Income Group (31KB) YA2011 - YA2016 Number of individuals, amount of assessable income, chargeable income and net tax assessed of taxable tax resident and non-tax resident individuals by chargeable income ranges.
Reliefs and Allowances for Taxable Individuals (53KB) YA2004 - YA2016 Number of claimants and amount of relief (e.g. earned income relief, child relief) and tax set-offs (e.g. personal tax rebates, parenthood tax rebate) claimed by taxable individuals.

Corporate Income Tax


Statistics  Period Description
Chargeable Income of Companies by Income Type (51KB) YA2003 - YA2015 Total income amount by income type (e.g. trade income, rents, interest, royalties), approved donations, tax set-offs (e.g. group relief, partial tax exemption) and net tax assessed of taxable and non-taxable companies.
Taxable Companies by Income Group (40KB) YA2004 - YA2016 Number of companies, amount of chargeable income and net tax assessed of taxable companies by chargeable income ranges.
Taxable Tax Resident and Non-Tax Resident Companies by Income Group (46KB) YA2005 - YA2016 Number of companies, amount of chargeable income and net tax assessed of taxable tax resident and non-tax resident companies by chargeable income ranges.
Taxable Companies by Economic Sector (41KB)  YA2004 - YA2016 Number of companies, amount of chargeable income and net tax assessed of taxable companies by economic sectors. 

Property Tax


Statistics  Period Description
Annual Value and Property Tax by Property Type (22KB) FY2002 - FY2016 Number of property assessments, median annual value and property tax collected by property types (HDB, Private Residential, Commercial, Industrial and Others).

Goods and Services Tax

Statistics  Period Description
GST by Economic Sector (45KB) FY2004 - FY2016 Number of GST-registered businesses, percentage of businesses in net GST refund position, amount and percentage of net GST contribution with breakdown by economic sectors.
GST Businesses by Entity Type (15KB) FY2011 - FY2016 Number and percentage of GST-registered businesses by entity types (corporate, sole-proprietorship, partnership and others).

Stamp Duty

Statistics  Period Description
Stamp Duty Assessed (35KB) FY2006 - FY2016  Number of instruments stamped and amount of stamp duty assessed by instrument types (sale and purchase agreement, lease agreement, mortgage agreement, share transfer and others).
Stamp Duty Assessed for Private Residential Properties (15KB)   Year 2011 - 2016  Number of transactions and amount of stamp duty assessed on private residential properties for Buyer's Stamp Duty, Additional Buyer's Stamp Duty and Seller's Stamp Duty.

International Tax   

Statistics  Period Description
Transfer Pricing MAP and APA Cases (35KB)    FY2013 - FY2016 Number of transfer pricing Mutual Agreement Procedure (MAP) and Advance Pricing Arrangement (APA) cases and time taken to complete the cases.

Compliance in Payment and Filing

Statistics  Period Description
Tax Arrears (36KB) FY2002 - FY2016 Tax arrears for Individual Income Tax, Corporate Income Tax, Property Tax and Goods and Services Tax.
Filing of Tax Returns (35KB)

YA2006 - YA2016 (Individual and Corporate Income Tax)

FY2006 - FY2016 (GST)

Number of returns issued, received, and received on time for Individual Income Tax, Corporate Income Tax and Goods and Services Tax.

Service Standards

Statistics  Period Description
Service Levels (37KB)    FY2006 - FY2016 Service levels for answering telephone calls, replying to case-specific enquiry emails, responding to correspondences, attending to taxpayers and processing refunds.

Tax Rates

Statistics  Period Description
Tax Rates for Individual Income Tax (101KB) YA2003 - YA2017 Tax rates for Individual Income Tax.
Tax Rates for Corporate Income Tax (34KB) YA2003 - YA2017 Tax rates for Corporate Income Tax.
Tax Rates for Property Tax (101KB) Year 2003 - 2017 Tax rates for Property Tax.
Tax Rates for Goods and Services Tax (98KB) Year 2003 - 2017 Tax rates for Goods and Services Tax
Tax Rates for Betting Taxes (26KB)    Year 2003 - 2017 Tax / duty rates for Private Lotteries Duty, Betting Duty and Casino Tax.
Duty Rates for Stamp Duty (98KB) Year 2003 - 2017 Duty rates for Buyer’s Stamp Duty, Additional Buyer’s Stamp Duty, Seller’s Stamp Duty, Lease Duty, Mortgage Duty, Duty on Share Transfer and Additional Conveyance Duties.