taxation

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noun tax·a·tion \tak-ˈsā-shən\

Definition of taxation

  1. 1 :  the action of taxing; especially :  the imposition of taxes

  2. 2 :  revenue obtained from taxes

  3. 3 :  the amount assessed as a tax

Examples of taxation in a sentence

  1. the federal right of taxation

14th Century

First Known Use of taxation

14th century


TAXATION Defined for English Language Learners

taxation

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noun tax·a·tion \tak-ˈsā-shən\

Definition of taxation for English Language Learners

  • : the action, process, or system of taxing people or things


TAXATION Defined for Kids

taxation

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noun tax·a·tion \tak-ˈsā-shən\

Definition of taxation for Students

  1. 1 :  the action of taxing

  2. 2 :  money gotten from taxes


Law Dictionary

taxation

noun tax·a·tion

Legal Definition of taxation

  1. 1 :  the action of taxing: as a :  the imposition of taxes b :  the judicial determination of costs

  2. 2a :  revenue obtained from taxes b :  the amount assessed as a tax

  3. 3 :  a particular system of taxing <progressive taxation>



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