Definition of 'tax'
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Such companies can be used to cut tax payments legally. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You also need to set aside money for tax. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The tax raised in the process was no doubt appealing as well. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They could also receive an unnecessary tax bill. The Sun (2016)The policy would set a minimum amount of tax payable on a pack. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Previously only income tax was charged. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Of course, no one is going to whoop at the prospect of paying tax. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You can take out up to 25 % of the pot free of tax. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The Government 's sugar tax will play a crucial role. The Sun (2016)She slammed an international company 'that treats tax laws as an optional extra '. The Sun (2016)Now it is being pushed as the way to pay for tax cuts for low earners. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Anyone with large gains should consult a financial adviser or tax expert. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He has proposed that governments should tax advertising or force advertisers to issue a health warning. MAKING HAPPY PEOPLE (2005)Or rather you can if you are prepared to pay an onerous tax charge. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You have been stuck with a large tax bill entirely because the taxman slipped up. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The embassies are simply wrong to claim that the congestion charge is a tax. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Dividend income and growth is tax free. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Taxpayers have two options with respect to the determination of the sales tax deduction amount. Christianity Today (2000)Such conditions make the prospect of income tax rises not only improbable but economically irresponsible. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This week a new tax on fizzy drinks was proposed. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Two-thirds of the contributions come from tax. The Sun (2009)Your siblings would avoid capital gains tax if the property were sold. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Government tax refunds are subject to an administration fee. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He had tax money at his disposal. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The experts said public spending should be cut and any tax rises should be kept to a minimum. The Sun (2010)More than half the total receipts from this tax are raised in southeast England. Times, Sunday Times (2013)When should we show these in our accounts and how will this affect the company 's tax? Times, Sunday Times (2006)When buying a buy-to-let property it is important to seek the necessary financial and tax advice. Times, Sunday Times (2006)In the past, many town halls have relied on increasing council tax to raise more money. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Shame on you because you didn't pay your tax. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Complex tax law allows a company to receive the right to a dividend tax-free. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He wants a global wealth tax and a levy of 80 per cent on incomes above half a million dollars. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The payments are then siphoned to Bermuda, which does not levy corporation tax. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'tax'
British English: tax /tæks/ NOUN
Tax is an amount of money that you have to pay to the government so that it can pay for public services.
...the basic rate of income tax.
- American English: tax
- Arabic: ضَرِيبَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: imposto
- Chinese: 税
- Croatian: porez
- Czech: daň
- Danish: skat afgift
- Dutch: belasting heffing
- European Spanish: impuesto
- Finnish: vero
- French: impôt
- German: Steuer
- Greek: φόρος
- Italian: tassa
- Japanese: 税金
- Korean: 세금
- Norwegian: skatt avgift
- Polish: podatek
- European Portuguese: imposto
- Romanian: impozit
- Russian: налог
- Spanish: impuesto
- Swedish: skatt
- Thai: ภาษี
- Turkish: vergi
- Ukrainian: податок
- Vietnamese: thuế
Definition of tax from the Collins English Dictionary
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