tax rate

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tax rate

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(Economics) the percentage of income, wealth, etc, assessed as payable in taxation
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Noun1.tax rate - rate used to calculate tax liability
charge per unit, rate - amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis; "a 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5"
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A If you pension share then a proportion of your fund is transferred to her and any pension income you each receive is taxed at your individual marginal rates.
Open Competition: Open competition among small businesses in the state contract for works on the theme: Development of regulations, flow charts, marginal rates, standards of financial expenses for work on complex maintenance of public roads in the summer and winter periods from 2016
After April next year, he reports that those over 55 will be able to access the entirety of their pension funds, subject to income tax at marginal rates.
e penalty for removing cash from a pension above the 25% tax-free lump sum was 55% tax and this has been abolished and replaced by individual's marginal rates of tax.
In a November New York Times op-ed piece, Buffett once again called for increasing marginal rates on taxpayers making $500,000 or more, plus a minimum tax on high incomes: 30 percent on taxable income between $1 million and $10 million, and 35 percent on incomes above $10 million.
Between 1951 and 1954, when the capital gains rate was 25 percent and marginal rates on dividends reached 91 percent in extreme cases, I sold securities and did pretty well.
There are many scenarios here, but I believe the most likely is a one-year deal that includes spending reduction targets and tax reform that will be hashed out in 2013, while extending to some extent the expiring laws, both on marginal rates and the payroll tax reduction," Wood says.
It would bring a wide range of relief to the overtaxed American, from an across-the-board 20 percent cut in marginal rates to the end of the estate tax.
It also realigns the marginal rates so the low revenue teams now pay basically the same rate as the high revenue teams (in practice the marginal rates now will vary between 30 percent and 32.
If Congress allows marginal rates to return to their pre-2001 levels, it will result in an increase for all taxpayers of $280 billion more per year after 2010.
It is my belief that the combination of a permanent inheritance tax combined with higher marginal rates and the simple reality of their demographic status (age) will convince these individuals to convert their wealth into philanthropy rather than new taxes for the government.
Equating marginal rates of transformation to marginal rates of substitution may require relative prices to change over time.

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