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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Money that citizens and businesses must pay to help support a government.

Usage examples (32)
  • To tax the community for the advantage of a class is not protection: it is plunder.
  • E. g.-tax fast food e.g. tax cokes e.g. tax guns and ammo
  • A tax or tax increase should only be classified as a ‘green tax‘ if it is definitely focused on reducing environmental pollution.
  • The tax increment goes to the developer as a direct subsidy, hence the term tax increment financing or TIF. for more
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