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value-added tax

n. Abbr. VAT
A tax on the estimated market value added to a product or material at each stage of its manufacture or distribution, ultimately passed on to the consumer.
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value-added tax

n
(Economics) (in Britain) the full name for VAT
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val′ue-add′ed tax`


n.
an excise tax based on the value added to a product at each stage of production.
[1930–35]
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value-added tax

- A tax levied on the difference between a commodity's price before taxes and its cost of production.
See also related terms for production.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.value-added tax - a tax levied on the difference between a commodity's price before taxes and its cost of productionvalue-added tax - a tax levied on the difference between a commodity's price before taxes and its cost of production
excise, excise tax - a tax that is measured by the amount of business done (not on property or income from real estate)
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Translations

value-added tax

[ˈvæljuːˈædɪdˈtæks] N (Brit) → impuesto m sobre el valor agregado, impuesto m sobre el valor añadido (Sp)
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value-added tax

n (Brit) → Mehrwertsteuer f
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value

(ˈvӕljuː) noun
1. worth, importance or usefulness. His special knowledge was of great value during the war; She sets little value on wealth.
2. price. What is the value of that stamp?
3. purchasing power. Are those coins of any value?
4. fairness of exchange (for one's money etc). You get good value for money at this supermarket!
5. the length of a musical note.
verb
1. to suggest a suitable price for. This painting has been valued at $50,000.
2. to regard as good or important. He values your advice very highly.
ˈvaluable adjective
having high value. a valuable painting.
ˈvaluables noun plural
things of special value. She keeps her jewellery and other valuables in a locked drawer.
ˈvalued adjective
regarded as valuable or precious. What is your most valued possession?
ˈvalueless adjective
having no value; worthless. The necklace is completely valueless.
ˈvalues noun plural
standards or principles. People have very different moral values.
value-ˈadded tax noun
(abbreviation VAT) a tax that is imposed on goods and services.
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value-added tax

ضَرِيبَةُ القِيْمَةُ الـمَضَافَة DPH moms MwSt ΦΠΑ IVA ALV TVA PDV IVA 付加価値税 부가가치세 BTW MVA VAT ICMS, IVA налог на добавленную стоимость moms ภาษีมูลค่าเพิ่ม KDV thuế GTGT 增值税
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Meanwhile, aiming at securing funding to cover ballooning social security costs, the new economic stimulus package specifies that a future course of reforms on individual and corporate income taxes, property taxes and consumption taxes will be spelled out at the year-end as part of a drastic overall reform of the tax system.
Hotelling (1938) finds that because of the distortion of optimal consumption caused by consumption taxes, welfare provisions are maximized by an income tax rather than a consumption tax.
Japanese tax revenues fell 2.2 percent in March from a year earlier to 2,534.77 billion yen, with declines in receipts from corporate and consumption taxes, the Finance Ministry said Thursday.
research into administering consumption taxes should be given a high
Conservatives have always been interested in taxing consumption as a way of encouraging savings and investment, and liberals in need of revenue will have no alternative but to reconsider their historical aversion to consumption taxes as regressive.
The consumption tax proposals considered and analyzed include direct consumption taxes (like a consumed income tax and yield exemption tax), indirect consumption taxes (like a retail sales tax and various forms of value added taxes), and combinations of the two (like the Flat Tax, X Tax, and E Tax proposals), which involve a two-tier tax structure.