graduated tax

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n graduated tax any tax in which the rate increases as the amount subject to taxation increases
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Usage

In literature:

There were only two forms of taxation in Eurasia, a land tax and a graduated income tax.
"Eurasia" by Christopher Evans
An additional graduated tax begins on holdings worth, L5,000.
"The Long White Cloud" by William Pember Reeves
Admitting that additional revenue is needed, is a graduated income tax the best way of securing the money?
"Elements of Debating" by Leverett S. Lyon
Should the rate of taxation be graduated to a ratio with the amount of property taxed?
"Burroughs' Encyclopaedia of Astounding Facts and Useful Information, 1889" by Barkham Burroughs
Inheritance tax, a graduated, 381-385.
"The Promise Of American Life" by Herbert David Croly
Large incomes should be subject to a graduated income tax.
"Public Speaking" by Clarence Stratton
Is a graduated income tax just or expedient?
"Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Debate Index" by Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
A progressive income tax is included in this Part II., the tax to be graduated from 3d.
"The Rise of the Democracy" by Joseph Clayton
The parties in possession of the government had proposed a graduated inheritance tax, which nearly all Socialists approve.
"Socialism As It Is" by William English Walling
A heavy progressive or graduated income-tax.
"British Socialism" by J. Ellis Barker
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In news:

Under the revised Federal income tax reform act of 1987, graduate student income from grants or fellowships is taxed as regular income.
Liberal think tank says graduated tax system in N.J. Lightens load on Gov Christie, other top earners.
If you're a recent high school graduate going to college for the first time or a returning student, the Internal Revenue Service has tips about education tax benefit s that can help offset some college costs.
That's because portions of your income fall into different brackets, which are assigned tax rates that increase on a graduated scale.
House Minority Leader-designate and Princeton High School graduate Kurt Daudt, R-Crown, brandishes a copy of the state November budget forecast arguing the forecast included no reasons for increasing taxes.
Currently, employers can provide each employee with up to $5,250 of tax-free educational assistance in a calendar year for any instruction (graduate or undergraduate) or training that improves or develops the employee's capabilities (i.e.
Does pension tax law create a graduated income tax.
Jay Bouvier makes $45,000 a year after taxes, but is living with his mother, Nancy Bouvier, in Bristol, Conn. Like most of her friends, Hollis Romanelli graduated from college last May and promptly moved back in with her parents.
Second, there should be a graduated income tax applied to gross income for all income above that amount.
Employers in Virginia Beach benefit from low taxes, a dynamic and diverse local economy, and a strong workforce composed of graduates from area colleges such as William and Mary, as well as Navy personnel looking for part-time work.
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