un·​taxed | \ˌən-ˈtakst \

Definition of untaxed 

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

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Marijuana sales to registered patients at medical dispensaries or hybrid recreational-medical stores will remain untaxed. Dan Adams, BostonGlobe.com, "21 questions answered about legal marijuana in Massachusetts," 21 June 2018 Employee salaries and capital gains from stock options, grants, and company purchase programs are effectively untaxed in the state. Glennfleishman, Fortune, "Amazon Just Killed a Tax That Helps Homeless People," 12 June 2018 All were charged with selling untaxed cigarettes, and Mr. Cortez was also charged with criminal possession of a weapon, a knife. New York Times, "K2 Eyed as Culprit After 14 People Overdose in Brooklyn," 20 May 2018 Take it because sports wagering already is happening — in the shadows, unregulated and untaxed. Bryce Miller, sandiegouniontribune.com, "Next step for California in sports betting debate: Cash in," 14 May 2018 Over the next few minutes, he was unsuccessfully tested for drunken driving, questioned about trafficking in untaxed cigarettes and suspected of drug activity. Andrew Welsh-huggins, Cincinnati.com, "Ohio patrol uses drug dogs more often with black drivers," 8 May 2018 But the law was the law, and the driver was arrested for transporting untaxed liquor. Alan Feuer, New York Times, "Tracking Graft, From the Bootlegger to the Mayor," 27 Apr. 2018 The state branch of the national union called for a 2.5% statewide tax on certain now-untaxed services, such as haircuts and legal services, that would raise $2.65 billion each year, according to a news release. Dakin Andone, CNN, "Teachers in Arizona and Colorado are rallying for school funding," 26 Apr. 2018 Finally, interest on obligations of state and local governments is generally untaxed at the federal level. Dan Caplinger, USA TODAY, "3 tax breaks every wealthy American should look to take," 8 Apr. 2018

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15th century, in the meaning defined above

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