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Intentional nonpayment or avoidance of lawfully assessed taxes, especially through fraud or concealment of income.
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(Law) reduction or minimization of tax liability by illegal methods. Compare tax avoidance
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|Noun||1.||tax evasion - the deliberate failure to pay taxes (usually by making a false report)|
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