Burkina Faso is a landlocked country in West Africa. It covers an area of around 274,200 square kilometers (105,900 sq mi) and is surrounded by six countries: Mali to the north; Niger to the east; Benin to the southeast; Togo and Ghana to the south; and Ivory Coast to the southwest. Its capital is Ouagadougou. In 2014 its population was estimated at just over 17.3 million. Burkina Faso is a francophone country, with French as an official language of government and business.
Currency: West African CFA franc
Corporate tax rate: 27,5%
Personal tax rate: 27,5%
Capital gains tax: part of the business income
Tax residence: 183 days rule: world income is taxed with some exceptions.