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

Definition of untaxed

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

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This was allegedly done to curb the flow of untaxed income, a ludicrous claim, given the number of his cronies who sit in London and New York after defaulting on massive loans from government banks. Siddhartha Deb, The New Republic, "India’s Looming Ethno-Nationalist Catastrophe," 7 Aug. 2019 But for many working-class people of color, underground, untaxed, and unregulated cannabis will typically remain the best option for success in the weed economy—not to mention the best way to find an affordable product—at least for a while. Livia Gershon, Longreads, "Pot Luck," 30 July 2019 Yet with two-thirds of the economy untaxed, the three governments have little money for public investment and lack the good governance and infrastructure to make their investments stick. George P. Shultz And Pedro Aspe, WSJ, "Make Central America Great Again," 10 July 2019 He was choked to death on a hot July day for allegedly selling untaxed cigarettes. Jason Parham, WIRED, "Depth of Field: The Hollow Poetry of the Eric Garner Decision," 18 July 2019 Garner, a 43-year-old father of six, was under arrest on July 17, 2014, for allegedly selling loose, untaxed cigarettes. NBC News, "Decision not to charge NYPD officer in Eric Garner case exposes DOJ divide," 17 July 2019 Officers found several jars of suspected untaxed liquor inside her vehicle. cleveland.com, "Wendy’s receives counterfeit bill from one of its own: South Euclid Police Blotter," 3 July 2019 But the budget does extend the state sales tax to dozens of previously untaxed goods and services, from parking to protective clothing. Daniela Altimari, courant.com, "What’s in the $43 billion state budget that Gov. Lamont just signed?," 26 June 2019 Those millions, effectively untaxed gifts, then flowed to All County’s owners — Donald Trump, his siblings and a cousin. Matthew Yglesias, Vox, "Seriously, we need to see Donald Trump’s tax returns," 3 Oct. 2018

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15th century, in the meaning defined above

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