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capital levy

n
(Economics) a tax on capital or property as contrasted with a tax on income
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Noun1.capital levy - a tax on capital or property
revenue enhancement, tax, taxation - charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of government
land tax, property tax - a capital tax on property imposed by municipalities; based on the estimated value of the property
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The "bail-in" (also disingenuously referred to as a "haircut," but more honestly described as an amputation or decapitation) is referred to officially in banking circles as a "capital levy." We provide more details on this global IMF scheme below, but it is important to point out that plundering the savings of depositors through "capital levies" is but one of the outrageous criminal enterprises being planned.
The Muller Wiseman Formula Price follows the same approach and unlike prices offered by competitors, it is not then eroded by deductions like member contributions, capital levies, balancing charges or haulage charges."