taxables


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taxables

(ˈtæksəbəl)
pl n
(Accounting & Book-keeping) people, income, property, etc, that is subject to tax
References in classic literature ?
An oppressed class under the sway of the feudal nobility, an armed and self-governing association in the mediaeval commune; here independent urban republic (as in Italy and Germany), there taxable "third estate" of the monarchy (as in France), afterwards, in the period of manufacture proper, serving either the semi-feudal or the absolute monarchy as a counterpoise against the nobility, and, in fact, corner-stone of the great monarchies in general, the bourgeoisie has at last, since the establishment of Modern Industry and of the world-market, conquered for itself, in the modern representative State, exclusive political sway.
According to his ideas, consumption was the sole thing properly taxable in times of peace.