tax collector

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Noun1.tax collector - someone who collects taxes for the governmenttax collector - someone who collects taxes for the government
administrative official, bureaucrat - an official of a bureaucracy
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tax collector

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First you wrap a layer or two of blanket around your body, for a sort of cushion and to keep off the cold iron; then you put on your sleeves and shirt of chain mail -- these are made of small steel links woven together, and they form a fabric so flexible that if you toss your shirt onto the floor, it slumps into a pile like a peck of wet fish-net; it is very heavy and is nearly the uncomfortablest material in the world for a night shirt, yet plenty used it for that -- tax collectors, and reformers, and one-horse kings with a defective title, and those sorts of people; then you put on your shoes -- flat-boats roofed over with interleaving bands of steel -- and screw your clumsy spurs into the heels.
After being first a notary's clerk, then in business, then in the customs, and a tax collector, and having even applied for a position in the administration of woods and forests, he had at last, when he was thirty-six years old, by a divine inspiration, found his vocation: registrature
Then Levi gave a great banquet for Him in his house, and a large crowd of tax collectors and others were at table with them.
He said that Tax Clinics were necessary for both tax collectors and depositors to be in a better position to understand that issues generated while deducting and depositing Punjab sales tax.
4) Universal information access: With a central database, tax collectors would have access to all unpaid taxes.
May 24, 2016 (RUMBEK) - Lawmakers in South Sudan's Western Lakes state on Tuesday passed a resolution directing the state ministry of local government and law enforcement agency to deal with illegal tax collectors.
The Budget 2014-15 had also proposed to minimize interaction between taxpayers and tax collectors by collecting tax from retailers through electricity bills.
The Kyrgyz government intends to dismiss tax collectors in case tax collection plan is not met.
JERUSALEM, March 28, 2012 (WAFA) ' Israeli tax collectors backed by a large police force raided shops in the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan Wednesday and seized goods from several stores on the pretext the owners did not pay their taxes, according to a local activist.
Pharisees gave alms, so maybe were better than average; tax collectors worked for the Ros mans and ran something rather like a protection racket).
In it Shehata alleges that Abu Eita, president of the Union of Real Estate Tax Authority Employees (URETAE) is "claiming to have established an independent union of real estate tax collectors while the legitimate trade union defending real estate tax collectors' interests is the General Union of Bank, Insurance and Finance Employees.
Truly I tell you, the tax collectors and the prostitutes are going into the kingdom of God ahead of you" (Matthew 21:31).