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purchase tax

n
(Economics) Brit a tax levied on nonessential consumer goods and added to selling prices by retailers
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purchase tax

n (Brit) → imposta sugli acquisti
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Britain's housing market has slowed overall since early 2016, particularly in London and nearby areas where higher purchase taxes on houses costing over 1 million pounds ($1.3 million) and reduced foreign investor interest since the Brexit vote have had the biggest impact.
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