What does taxation mean?

Definitions for taxation
tækˈseɪ ʃəntax·a·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tax, taxation, revenue enhancement(noun)

    charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of government

  2. tax income, taxation, tax revenue, revenue(noun)

    government income due to taxation

  3. taxation(noun)

    the imposition of taxes; the practice of the government in levying taxes on the subjects of a state


  1. taxation(Noun)

    The act of imposing taxes and the fact of being taxed

  2. taxation(Noun)

    A particular system of taxing people or companies

  3. taxation(Noun)

    The revenue gained from taxes

  4. Origin: From taxatio

Webster Dictionary

  1. Taxation(noun)

    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

  2. Taxation(noun)

    the act of taxing, or assessing a bill of cost

  3. Taxation(noun)

    tax; sum imposed

  4. Taxation(noun)

    charge; accusation

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'taxation' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3820

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'taxation' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4737

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'taxation' in Nouns Frequency: #1570

How to pronounce taxation?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say taxation in sign language?

  1. taxation


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of taxation in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of taxation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of taxation in a Sentence

  1. James Otis:

    Taxation without representation is tyranny.

  2. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley:

    We want people to clean up their taxation issues.

  3. Gerald Barzan:

    Taxation WITH representation ain't so hot either.

  4. Le Maire:

    We will put on the table the idea of a fair taxation of Internet giants.

  5. Christopher Delbrueck:

    There are options but they must be assured of favourable taxation models.

Images & Illustrations of taxation

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