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A system by which all revenue is derived from a tax on one thing, especially land.
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1. (Economics) a taxation system in which a tax on one commodity, usually land, is the only source of revenue
2. (Economics) such a tax
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a tax, as on land, that constitutes the sole source of public revenue.
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|Noun||1.||single tax - a system of taxation in which a tax is levied on a single commodity (usually land)|
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