pay as you earn

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pay as you earn the British system of withholding tax
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Usage

In literature:

I will loan you the money and you can pay it back to me as you earn it, without interest.
"Watch Yourself Go By" by Al. G. Field
You will earn your pay as you have never earned anything in your life.
"The Hound From The North" by Ridgwell Cullum
And that you should, year by year, pay me back by degrees out of the earnings of the firm as much of that capital as you can afford.
"Three Plays by Granville-Barker" by Harley Granville-Barker
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In news:

As an alternative, you point to UPS and FedEx whom you said earn profits and pay taxes.
' Pay-as-you-earn ' program to lower some student-loan payments.
Obama's New ' Pay as You Earn ' Plan a Windfall for MBAs.
Obama's ' Pay as You Earn ' Plan for Student Borrowers Becomes Official.
The federal "Pay As You Earn " plan allows people to adjust their student loan payment according to their income and family size.
Education Department announces new 'Pay as You Earn' student loan repayment will start Dec 21.
The "Pay as You Earn" program will allow eligible student- loan borrowers to cap monthly payments to 10 percent of discretionary income, and have their loans forgiven after 20 years.
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