1. [ noun ] (government) charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of government
Synonyms: tax revenue_enhancement
Related terms: levy duty rate income_tax excise franchise_tax capital_levy pavage gift_tax progressive_tax special_assessment single_tax transfer_tax stamp_tax capital_gains_tax rates direct_tax indirect_tax departure_tax capitation deductible withholding budget_items imposition collector disposable_income unearned_income regressive hidden_tax deductible progressive charge net_estate tax
2. [ noun ] the imposition of taxes; the practice of the government in levying taxes on the subjects of a state
Related terms: imposition tax
3. [ noun ] (government) government income due to taxation
Synonyms: tax_revenue revenue tax_income
Related terms: government_income internal_revenue tax
Similar spelling:   tasting