higher rate

higher rate

n
(Accounting & Book-keeping) (in Britain) a rate of income tax that is higher than the basic rate and becomes payable on taxable income in excess of a specified limit
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And at the rate of that handsome sum of money per annum, and at no higher rate, you are to live until the donor of the whole appears.
In Rabourdin's system the State exacted no money security; he allowed only mortgage securities; and for this reason: Either the State holds the security in specie, and that embarrasses business and the movement of money; or it invests it at a higher rate than the State itself pays, and that is a contemptible robbery; or else it loses on the transaction, and that is folly; moreover, if it is obliged at any time to dispose of a mass of these securities it gives rises in certain cases to terrible bankruptcy.
The percentage who approve of charging significantly overweight people higher rate has dropped from 43%.
In 2014, males had the higher rate in 23 states, and females had the higher rate in 7 states.
Interest earned on banks and building society accounts is no longer paid net of tax, but instead a PSA will apply, which allows basic rate taxpayers to earn PS1,000 in interest tax-free and higher rate taxpayers PS500, while additional rate taxpayers do not have any allowance.
The significant tax cuts brought about by substantial increases to the higher rate threshold proposed by the UK Government will not be passed on under todays proposals.
The studies, which were based on telephone interviews with 3,200 injured workers in Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Wisconsin, also found that workers with specific co-existing conditions had a higher rate of not working at the time of the interviews.
But in a report published today, the committee said of 208 million calls in 2012/13, some 63% were made to higher rate numbers at an estimated total cost of PS56m.
A 2-member bench of SC headed by Justice Tassadaq Hussain Jillani took up for hearing suo motu case on sale of medicines at higher rate Thursday.
The product functions like a regular CD, however, it also enables customers the opportunity to change their current rate to a higher rate one time during the scheduled term.
A person who is terminally ill will receive the higher rate of Attendance Allowance.
So, what other steps can higher rate taxpayers TAKE?

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