occupation tax

noun
oc·​cu·​pa·​tion tax | \ ˌä-kyə-ˈpā-shən- \

Legal Definition of occupation tax

: an excise imposed on persons for the privilege of carrying on a trade, business, or occupation

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“Occupation tax.” The Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/occupation%20tax. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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