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Capital Gains Tax

Statistics related to all aspects of Capital Gains Tax.

These tables principally provide information on accruals of Capital Gains Tax and the amounts of capital gains on which the tax is paid, by relevant tabulating quantities, for example, tax year, size of income and asset holding length.

You can find older tables on the National Archives website:

There is also information on tax receipts, the cost of tax reliefs and ready reckoner estimates (includes, for example, the costs of making changes to reliefs and thresholds) which include some estimates for Capital Gains Tax.

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Official statistics

  1. Capital Gains Tax
  2. Estimated taxpayer numbers, gains and tax accruals by year of disposal
  3. Estimated taxpayer numbers, gains and tax accruals by year of disposal and size of gain
  4. Estimated number of individual taxpayers, gains and tax accruals by year of disposal, size of gain and income
  5. Numbers of claimants of Entrepreneurs' Relief and amounts of gain by year
  6. Estimated number of individuals, gains and tax accruals by region
  7. Estimated number of taxpayer disposals, value of disposals, and chargeable gains by type of asset disposed of in 2014 to 2015
  8. Taxpayer disposals by length of period of ownership and type of asset disposed of in 2014 to 2015
  9. Estimated number of taxpayer disposals, value of disposals, and chargeable gains by asset types disposed of in the tax year 2014 to 2015
  10. Rates of Capital Gains Tax
  11. Employee shareholder status

Other statistics information

Published 31 October 2013
Last updated 26 October 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated tables.
  2. Updated tables
  3. Updated tables .
  4. Statistics updated for 2011 to 2012 and 2012 to 2013
  5. First published.