Definition of 'excise'
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As we report today, the amount of excise duty paid has dropped. Times, Sunday Times (2017)In addition, the government needs to overhaul vehicle excise duty to incentivise people to buy the cleanest vehicles. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He was convicted and jailed for four years and three months for evading 8,000 excise duty at Maidstone crown court. The Sun (2016)That part is excised from his history of what happened. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There was argument and recrimination but it was too expensive to put the excised passages back. Ford Madox Ford (1990)But the speech works well if this section is simply excised and the mood is then sunnier. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The problem of uninsured cars and the avoidance of vehicle excise duty would be dramatically reduced. Times, Sunday Times (2011) Vehicle excise duty costs will become the deciding purchasing factor for buyers of cars outside those where the badge carries power. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Unlike the excise tax, the wedge becomes increasingly larger as the price increases. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)The same is true of council tax, vehicle excise duty and fuel duty. Times, Sunday Times (2006)In addition, the insider involved may be subject to excise tax. Christianity Today (2000)The motoring body said it showed changes in vehicle excise duty to make more owners pay would likely dampen enthusiasm for such vehicles. The Sun (2015)British haulage firms pay it, but get a discount from their vehicle excise duty. The Sun (2016)As a further incentive, it proposes big increases in the cost of vehicle excise duty. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There are 18 other taxes that hit businesses ranging from landfill tax and excise duty to insurance premium tax. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Scotland would take control of the range of taxes raised there including income tax, corporation tax and excise duty. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A shake-up of vehicle excise duty could see the tax being split into two tiers. The Sun (2012)Recall that with an excise tax, the wedge between what consumers pay and what producers receive was the tax, which was constant. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)To add to its woes, last month Russia raised excise tax on beer and there is a risk that kiosk beer sales may be banned. Times, Sunday Times (2010)For example, excise duties on alcohol and tobacco will be raised by more than inflation, because of the duty escalator put in place some years ago. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Used Occasionally. excise is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'excise'
British English: excise NOUN
Excise is a tax that the government of a country puts on particular goods, which are produced for sale in its own country.
...this year's rise in excise duties.
Definition of excise from the Collins English Dictionary
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