sales tax

noun

Definition of sales tax

  1. :  a tax levied on the sale of goods and services that is usually calculated as a percentage of the purchase price and collected by the seller

First Known Use of sales tax

1921


SALES TAX Defined for English Language Learners

sales tax

noun

Definition of sales tax for English Language Learners

  • : a tax that is added to the price of goods and services


SALES TAX Defined for Kids

sales tax

noun

Definition of sales tax for Students

  1. :  a tax paid by the buyer on goods bought


Law Dictionary

sales tax

noun

Legal Definition of sales tax

  1. :  a tax levied on the sale of goods and services that is usually calculated as a percentage of the purchase price and collected by the seller


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