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1. tax

noun. ['ˈtæks'] charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of government.

Synonyms

  • stamp duty
  • single tax
  • departure tax
  • stamp tax
  • transfer tax
  • gift tax
  • revenue enhancement
  • indirect tax
  • capital levy
  • rates
  • proportional tax
  • special assessment
  • capitation
  • taxation
  • income tax
  • franchise tax
  • direct tax
  • graduated tax
  • degressive tax
  • pavage
  • progressive tax
  • capital gains tax

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • shorten
  • relax
  • unstrain

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Example sentences of the word tax


1. Noun, singular or mass
There will be a tax adjustment from the time of settlement to the time the taxes are due.

Quotes containing the word tax


1. Taxation is the price we pay for failing to build a civilized society. The higher the tax level, the greater the failure. A centrally planned totalitarian state represents a complete defeat for the civilized world, while a totally voluntary society represents its ultimate success.
- Mark Skousen

2. I'm not gonna give the British Government the joy of keeping taxing me. They don't tax art. And all my cars are just a collection of art.
- Jay Kay

3. Love is much nicer to be in than an automobile accident, a tight girdle, a higher tax bracket or a holding pattern over Philadelphia.
- Judith Viorst

2. tax-increase

noun. the amount by which taxes are increased.

Synonyms

  • tax hike
  • tax boost
  • increase

Antonyms

  • narrowing
  • nonproliferation
  • decrement
  • non-proliferation

3. tax-exempt

adjective. (of goods or funds) not taxed.

Synonyms

  • exempt
  • tax-free
  • nontaxable

Antonyms

  • restrict
  • enforce
  • regulate
  • blame

4. tax-exempt

noun. a security that is not subject to taxation.

Synonyms

  • certificate
  • security

Antonyms

  • unlisted security
  • listed security
  • insecurity

5. tax-free

adjective. (of goods or funds) not taxed.

Synonyms

  • tax-exempt
  • exempt
  • nontaxable

Antonyms

  • restrict
  • enforce
  • regulate
  • blame

6. tax-exempt_security

noun. a security that is not subject to taxation.

Synonyms

  • certificate
  • security

Antonyms

  • unlisted security
  • listed security
  • insecurity

7. tax

verb. ['ˈtæks'] levy a tax on.

Synonyms

  • overtax
  • impose
  • surtax
  • tariff
  • excise

Antonyms

  • pressurize
  • depressurise
  • pressurise
  • depressurize

8. tax

verb. ['ˈtæks'] set or determine the amount of (a payment such as a fine).

Synonyms

  • assess
  • set

Antonyms

  • blur
  • desynchronise
  • winterize

9. tax

verb. ['ˈtæks'] use to the limit.

Synonyms

  • strain
  • task

Antonyms

  • indispose
  • criticize
  • disarrange

10. tax

verb. ['ˈtæks'] make a charge against or accuse.

Antonyms

  • deregulate
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