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  1. taxesnoun

    Plural form of tax.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Taxes

    Governmental levies on property, inheritance, gifts, etc.

Editors Contribution

  1. taxes

    Plural form and verb form of the word tax.

    The unity government taxes are all created, assessed and reviewed monthly.

    Submitted by MaryC on July 20, 2020  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'taxes' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3467

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'taxes' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4581

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of taxes in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of taxes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of taxes in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Paine:

    There are two distinct classes of men in the nation, those who pay taxes, and those who receive and live upon the taxes.

  2. Grover Norquist:

    I think a smarter position is to reduce taxes on everybody else. I mean, his taxes are lower than yours -- let's fix that by raising his? No, no, no, no, no, let's fix that by cutting taxes on the middle class.

  3. Mitt Romney:

    The reason I think there’s a bombshell in there is because every time he’s asked about his taxes, he dodges and delays and says ‘well, we’re working on it.’ Hey, we’re not talking about the taxes that are coming due this year… We’re talking about taxes that already filed, this was an issue in my [2012] campaign. That’s why I’m so sensitive to it.

  4. George Herbert Walker Bush:

    The Congress will push me to raise taxes, and I'll say no, and they'll push and I'll say no, and they'll push again. And all I can say to them is read my lips No New Taxes.

  5. Bill Clinton, Democratic National Convention, July 16, 1992:

    [George Bush] has raised taxes on the people driving pickup trucks and lowered taxes on the people riding in limousines. We can do better.

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