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1. Subject to an obligation, duty, or liability, especially subject to taxation.
2. Subject to certain federal workplace laws or protections, especially those requiring overtime compensation: policies for nonexempt employees who are paid by the hour.
(Accounting & Book-keeping) tax accounting not exempt from taxation
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|Adj.||1.||nonexempt - (of goods or funds) subject to taxation; "taxable income"; "nonexempt property"|
nonexempt - (of persons) not exempt from an obligation or liability
|2.||nonexempt - (of persons) not exempt from an obligation or liability|
exempt - (of persons) freed from or not subject to an obligation or liability (as e.g. taxes) to which others or other things are subject; "a beauty somehow exempt from the aging process"; "exempt from jury duty"; "only the very poorest citizens should be exempt from income taxes"