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Does applying taxes increase the GDP by the same amount?

No this is not true. GDP (assuming for simplicity closed economy) is given by: $$Y = C + I +G \tag{*} $$ Where $Y$ is GDP, $C$ consumption spending, $I$ investment spending and $G$ government spending....
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Does salary contribute to GDP under the expenditure approach?

Wages for government employees are directly counted in the expenditure approach.
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What would be the most accurate estimate of Iran's GDP?

I admit I am piggybaking off of @Alex but hopefully adding some clarity with the charts and data provided in the answer. First, we need to get some data: UN GDP WB GDP IMF GDP Official FX Rate ...
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