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tax hike

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tax-increase, tax boost, tax hikenoun

    the amount by which taxes are increased

    "a tax increase of 15 percent"


  1. tax hike

    A tax hike refers to an increase or rise in the amount of taxes imposed by a government on its citizens or entities within its jurisdiction. This can include various types of taxes such as income tax, sales tax, property tax, etc. The purpose of a tax hike is usually to generate more revenue for the government, often for a specific public service or goal.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tax hike in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tax hike in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of tax hike in a Sentence

  1. Michael Steel:

    Our economy is still struggling to create jobs -- and the last thing we need is a new trillion-dollar tax hike added to the current broken tax code.

  2. Ben Domenech:

    Jeb can argue he had a more conservative record as governor, but that just may not count much with an electorate that remembers his father for a tax hike and his brother for two wars, jeb will have to battle those ghosts in order to get the nomination. He'll also have to navigate a field with multiple candidates who have every incentive to turn him into a creature of the past and brand themselves as the way of the future, to attack him as a Common Core-pushing technocrat, as soft on gay marriage, or as a lover of amnesty.

  3. Nicholas Smith:

    Retail is reheating over the past couple of months, which is an incredible relief when the export side of the economy is looking so bad, drugstores are doing well, electronics stores are finally seeing some growth after suffering a lot following the consumption tax hike. Restaurants have also accelerated quite a bit.

  4. Takeshi Fujimaki:

    When you have such a big load of debt, you have two choices - raising taxes sharply or creating inflation. The fact that (Abe) delayed a sales tax hike means he took the second route, creating inflation.

  5. Yao Hongwen:

    Our country is deepening reforms of the tax system, we believe this presents a hard-to-come-by historic opportunity to implement a tax hike for tobacco control.

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