the Inland Revenue

Definition of the Inland Revenue

  1. :  the department of the British government that is responsible for collecting taxes

Word by Word Definitions

inlandplay Inland
  1. :  of or relating to the interior of a country

    :  not foreign :  domestic

  1. :  the interior part of a country

  1. :  into or toward the interior

revenueplay Revenue
  1. :  the total income produced by a given source

    :  the gross income returned by an investment

    :  the yield of sources of income (such as taxes) that a political unit (such as a nation or state) collects and receives into the treasury for public use


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