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sales tax

n.
A tax levied on the retail price of merchandise and collected by the retailer.
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sales tax

n
(Economics) a tax levied on retail sales receipts and added to selling prices by retailers
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sales′ tax`


n.
a tax on a purchase, added to the total sale.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sales tax - a tax based on the cost of the item purchased and collected directly from the buyer
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

sales tax

n (Am) → imposta sulle vendite
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