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noun as in charge levied by government on property, income

noun as in burden

verb as in levy charge on property, income

verb as in accuse

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Example Sentences

There are limits to the painting of banditry and extortion as the legitimate raising of taxes.

Scalise spoke about taxes and government slush funds for a mere 15 minutes, Knight said.

There were mass closures of churches, mosques, and monasteries, and new taxes on religious facilities.

Winners are solely responsible for any and all federal, state, and local taxes and/or fees that may be incurred.

Winners will be solely responsible for any and all local, state, and federal taxes, and/or fees that may be incurred.

The taxes whether public, county, or parish, were payable in tobacco.

Those who collect taxes without being duly authorized by Government, or misappropriate public funds.

Moreover, it must be prejudicial to the national interest to impose parliamentary taxes.

He had heard it hinted that allowing the colonies representation in Parliament would be a simple plan for making taxes legal.

For new taxes, however, it would doubtless be necessary to await the formation of a new ministry.


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On this page you'll find 134 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to taxes, such as: duty, levy, fine, price, rate, and cost.

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