After brass, the silver: Belgium is a place in the class of fiscal pressure in Europe. In France and in France, the rate of tax and social contributions, reported gross domestic product (GDP), is greater than in Belgium, Eurostat. The fiscal pressure has increased in 2017 in Belgique, who can not afford to lose Danemark.
The global ratio of tax receipts / GDP grew in 2017 to 47.3% in Belgium, it accounted for 46.7% in 2016. In France, the ratio reached 48.4%. Au Danemark, is descending from 46.8% in 2016 to 46.5% last year. The moyenne of the EU was 40.2%, it accounts for 39.9% in 2016.
In 2015, Belgium had the strongest fiscal pressure on the EU, before it fell sharply in 2016, but in 2017.
The report of Eurostat