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tax rate

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(Economics) the percentage of income, wealth, etc, assessed as payable in taxation
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Noun1.tax rate - rate used to calculate tax liability
charge per unit, rate - amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis; "a 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5"
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20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Bloomberg BNA announced the release of BNA Sales Tax Rates, its next generation Web-based solution that delivers accurate and up-to-the-minute sales and use tax rates for every taxing jurisdiction in the U.
Fitzgerald noted the 2014 tax rates in neighboring towns, including Uxbridge, which will be $17.
Mirroring the trends seen in past years, corporate and indirect tax rates around the world are in a constant state of change as governments look to increase indirect rates to raise revenue but to fall corporate tax rates to attract investment.
Using the companies' own analyses of their effective tax rates, the average rate was 26 percent in fiscal 2010, and 19 percent over three years.
The purpose of this article is to put changes in the income tax rates over the past century into perspective and to highlight the fact that, even if one accepts that taxes may be inevitable, high tax rates are not.
1(g) (the kiddie tax) are designed to minimize the family income tax advantage obtained when (1) parents gift assets to a child, (2) the investment income is taxed at the child's lower income tax rates and (3) family wealth increases.
Since the latest statewide figures show that local property taxes account for 57 percent of all public education revenue, the gaping differences--between local property tax rates and the money these taxes generate--lie at the heart of what many contend is one of the nation's most inequitable school funding systems.
Review the competitiveness of the Canadian corporate income tax structure, especially the tax rates, and encourage the provinces to follow suit with a review of their income, capital, and sales tax regimes; encourage the provinces to harmonize their sales tax systems with the GST, as well.
The LDP Research Commission on the Tax System hopes the planned regrouping of liquor tax rates will help narrow tax-rate differences between alcoholic beverages, each of which carry different tax rates based on their raw materials and method of production.
It's the legacy of an era when tax rates went as high as 70% and the tax code was full of loopholes for the wealthy," according to Mark Luscombe, CPA, attorney, and principal Federal tax analyst for CCH.
25 cents per dollar (Davis wants a 1-cent hike) and kicked upper-bracket income tax rates to a historic high of 11 percent (which Davis wants to repeat).