What does Taxation mean?
Definitions for Taxation
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tax, taxation, revenue enhancementnoun
charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of government
tax income, taxation, tax revenue, revenuenoun
government income due to taxation
the imposition of taxes; the practice of the government in levying taxes on the subjects of a state
The act of imposing taxes and the fact of being taxed
A particular system of taxing people or companies
The revenue gained from taxes
Etymology: From taxatio
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: taxation, Fr. taxatio, Lat. from tax.
The subjects could taste no sweeter fruits of having a king than grievous taxations to some vain purposes; laws made rather to find faults than to prevent faults. Philip Sidney, b. ii.
I bring no overture of war, no taxation of homage; my words are as full of peace as matter. William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night.
He daily such taxations did exact,
As were against the order of the state. Daniel.
Various news I heard,
Of old mismanagements, taxations new;
All neither wholly false, nor wholly true. Alexander Pope.
My father’s love is enough to honour; speak no more of him, you’ll be whipt for taxation one of these days. William Shakespeare.
the act of laying a tax, or of imposing taxes, as on the subjects of a state, by government, or on the members of a corporation or company, by the proper authority; the raising of revenue; also, a system of raising revenue
the act of taxing, or assessing a bill of cost
tax; sum imposed
The act, formula and process to levy a tax.
The level of taxation had a specific formula and was applied justly.
Submitted by MaryC on March 7, 2020
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Taxation' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3820
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Taxation' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4737
Rank popularity for the word 'Taxation' in Nouns Frequency: #1570
The numerical value of Taxation in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of Taxation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Examples of Taxation in a Sentence
And we also have to address the key question of minimum taxation and the risk of having a race to the bottom on taxation.
But just like with many other insurgent groups, there is often way too much... mystique afforded to the drug economies. What competent, even moderately competent insurgents and, frankly, criminal groups do, is to simply tax anything in the area, where they have enough influence to be able to enforce the collection of informal taxation.
Taxation of virtual digital assets or crypto is a step in the right direction. It gives much-needed clarity and confidence to the industry.
The European Commission wants a global solution to bring corporate taxation into the 21st century – and we believe the OECD's two-pillar approach is the right one.
Large fortunes are all founded either on the occupation of land, or lending or the taxation of labor.
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