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tax·a·tion

 (tăk-sā′shən)
n.
1.
a. The act or practice of imposing taxes.
b. The fact of being taxed.
2. An assessed amount of tax.
3. Revenue gained from taxes.
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taxation

(tækˈseɪʃən)
n
1. (Accounting & Book-keeping) the act or principle of levying taxes or the condition of being taxed
2. (Accounting & Book-keeping)
a. an amount assessed as tax
b. a tax rate
3. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) revenue from taxes
taxˈational adj
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tax•a•tion

(tækˈseɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the act of taxing.
2. the fact of being taxed.
3. a tax imposed.
4. the revenue raised by taxes.
[1250–1300]
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taxation

Compulsory payments by companies or individuals to the state. Direct taxes are on income and indirect taxes are taxes on commodities.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.taxation - charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of governmenttaxation - charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of government
withholding - the act of deducting from an employee's salary
imposition, infliction - the act of imposing something (as a tax or an embargo)
accumulator, collector, gatherer - a person who is employed to collect payments (as for rent or taxes)
net estate - the estate remaining after debts and funeral expenses and administrative expenses have been deducted from the gross estate; the estate then left to be distributed (and subject to federal and state inheritance taxes)
disposable income - income (after taxes) that is available to you for saving or spending
unearned income, unearned revenue - personal income that you did not earn (e.g., dividends or interest or rent income)
deductible - (taxes) an amount that can be deducted (especially for the purposes of calculating income tax)
budget items, operating cost, operating expense, overhead - the expense of maintaining property (e.g., paying property taxes and utilities and insurance); it does not include depreciation or the cost of financing or income taxes
levy - a charge imposed and collected
single tax - a system of taxation in which a tax is levied on a single commodity (usually land)
income tax - a personal tax levied on annual income
capital gains tax - a tax on capital gains; "he avoided the capital gains tax by short selling"
capital levy - a tax on capital or property
departure tax - a tax that is levied when you are departing a country by land or sea or air
franchise tax - a tax that is imposed by states on corporations; it depends both on the net worth of the corporation and on its net income attributable to activities within the state
gift tax - a tax imposed on transfers of property by gift during the lifetime of the giver
direct tax - a tax paid directly by the person or organization on whom it is levied
indirect tax - a tax levied on goods or services rather than on persons or organizations
hidden tax - a tax paid unwittingly by the consumer (such as ad valorem taxes)
capitation - a tax levied on the basis of a fixed amount per person
graduated tax, progressive tax - any tax in which the rate increases as the amount subject to taxation increases
proportional tax - any tax in which the rate is constant as the amount subject to taxation increases
degressive tax - any tax in which the rate decreases as the amount subject to taxation increases
rates - a local tax on property (usually used in the plural)
stamp duty, stamp tax - a tax collected by requiring a stamp to be purchased and attached (usually on documents or publications)
pavage - a tax toward paving streets
transfer tax - any tax levied on the passing of title to property
special assessment - an additional tax levied on private property for public improvements that enhance the value of the property
charge - financial liabilities (such as a tax); "the charges against the estate"
deductible - acceptable as a deduction (especially as a tax deduction)
progressive - (of taxes) adjusted so that the rate increases as the amount of income increases
regressive - (of taxes) adjusted so that the rate decreases as the amount of income increases
2.taxation - government income due to taxationtaxation - government income due to taxation  
government income, government revenue - income available to the government
internal revenue - government revenue from domestic sources (excluding customs)
3.taxation - the imposition of taxes; the practice of the government in levying taxes on the subjects of a state
imposition, infliction - the act of imposing something (as a tax or an embargo)
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Translations
فَرْض الضَّرائِب
daně
beskatning
veroverotus
adózás
sköttun, skattlagning
税収課税
dane
beskattning
vergilendirme

taxation

[tækˈseɪʃən]
A. N (= taxes) → impuestos mpl, contribuciones fpl; (= system) → sistema m tributario
B. CPD taxation system Nsistema m tributario, tributación f
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taxation

[tækˈseɪʃən] n
(= system) → taxation f
(= taxes) → contributions fpl
The government may reduce taxation → Le gouvernement pourrait réduire les contributions.tax avoidance noptimisation f fiscaletax break nallégement m fiscaltax collector npercepteur/trice m/ftax credit ncrédit m d'impôttax cut nréduction f d'impôttax-deductible [ˌtæksdɪˈdʌktəbəl] adjdéductible du revenu imposabletax disc n (British) (AUTOMOBILES)vignette f, vignette f automobiletax evasion névasion f fiscaletax-exempt [ˌtæksɪgˈzɛmpt] adjexonéré(e) d'impôtstax exemption nexonération f fiscaletax exile n
(= person) → personne f qui s'expatrie pour raisons fiscales
to be in tax exile → être en exil m fiscal
(= situation) → exil m fiscaltax form nformulaire m de déclaration de revenustax-free [ˌtæksˈfriː] adjexonéré(e) d'impôtstax haven nparadis m fiscal
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taxation

nBesteuerung f; (= taxes also)Steuern pl; money acquired from taxationSteuereinnahmen or -einkünfte pl; exempt from taxationnicht besteuert; goods, income alsosteuerfrei; subject to taxationsteuerpflichtig
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

taxation

[tækˈseɪʃn] n (act) → tassazione f; (taxes) → imposte fpl, tasse fpl
system of taxation → sistema m fiscale
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tax

(tӕks) noun
1. money, eg a percentage of a person's income or of the price of goods etc taken by the government to help pay for the running of the state. income tax; a tax on tobacco.
2. a strain or burden. The continual noise was a tax on her nerves.
verb
1. to make (a person) pay (a) tax; to put a tax on (goods etc). He is taxed on his income; Alcohol is taxed.
2. to put a strain on. Don't tax your strength!
ˈtaxable adjective
liable to be taxed. taxable income/goods.
taxˈation noun
the act or system of taxing.
ˈtaxing adjective
mentally or physically difficult. a taxing job.
ˌtax-ˈfree adjective, adverb
without payment of tax. tax-free income.
ˈtaxpayer noun
a citizen who pays taxes.
ˈtax (someone) with
to accuse (a person) of. I taxed him with dishonesty.
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