tax break

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Noun1.tax break - a tax deduction that is granted in order to encourage a particular type of commercial activity
deduction, tax deduction, tax write-off - a reduction in the gross amount on which a tax is calculated; reduces taxes by the percentage fixed for the taxpayer's income bracket
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Murphy has been highly critical of the Grow New Jersey tax breaks, vastly expanded in 2013 under then-Gov.
Japan's government is considering the introduction of tax breaks for automobiles with driver-assistance systems, as a special measure to promote cars with enhanced safety and reduce the number of accidents caused by elderly drivers.
The tax break comes as Utah's governor has called on lawmakers to scale back tax breaks.
Auto Business News-December 12, 2017--Volkswagen issues unprecedented call to end Germany's tax breaks for diesel fuel
Winemakers in Wales are calling for tax breaks equal to those that beer and cider companies enjoy - with claims taxes of more than PS2 per bottle could prevent the industry from growing further.
If that untested interpretation holds up in court, it could have far-reaching implications for the many tax breaks available in Oregon in the future.
Back in 2013, the House Appropriations Committee chairman called the increasing number of tax breaks coming out of the Republican legislature a big problem, noting the legislature had no way to determine the cumulative impact of such cuts over time.
WASHINGTON -- In an almost annual ritual, Congress has passed a last-minute package of temporary tax breaks, sparing millions of businesses and individuals from unwanted tax increases just weeks before start of filing season.
The TaxPayers' Alliance's John O'Connell said: "It's ridiculous to hand out tax breaks to councillors without any evidence."
Results published by a handful of the country's 26 cantons, including Geneva, showed voters flatly rejecting the so-called Ecopop initiative, as well as bids to scrap special tax breaks for rich foreigners living but not working in Switzerland, and on forcing the central bank to increase its gold reserves.