un·​taxed | \ ˌən-ˈtakst How to pronounce untaxed (audio) \

Definition of untaxed

: not subjected to taxation : not taxed untaxed income/profits untaxed property

Examples of untaxed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Capital gains, which are untaxed in Hong Kong and Singapore, are treated as income in Japan. Clay Chandler, Fortune, 4 Aug. 2022 Some of the untaxed purchases per item include clothing ($100 or less), laptops ($750 or less), books ($30 or less) and stationery items ($50 or less). Kalyn Dunkins | Kdunkins@al.com, al, 14 July 2022 Allen Weisselberg is charged with taking more than $1.7 million in off-the-books compensation from the Trump Organization over several years, including untaxed perks like rent, car payments and school tuition. Michael R. Sisak, BostonGlobe.com, 18 Aug. 2022 Under current law, investment profits that never are realized during life go untaxed forever. Howard Gleckman, Forbes, 28 Oct. 2021 If too much profit was going to the untaxed Israeli subsidiary, that could translate into an artificially low U.S. tax bill. Jesse Drucker, New York Times, 7 July 2022 The indictment alleged a 15-year tax evasion scheme that paid company executives $1.7 million million in untaxed money. Siladitya Ray, Forbes, 19 Jan. 2022 That's created an opening to massive, untaxed wealth gains for the rich, while those who don't have any market shares are left with no room to gain. Scott Gleeson, USA TODAY, 19 Jan. 2022 But in California, for example, such efforts have been complicated by strict regulation, high taxes and substantial barriers to entry that have left the state struggling, years later, to quell a thriving black market of untested, untaxed weed. New York Times, 9 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of untaxed

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Untaxed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/untaxed. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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