English version

tax somebody with something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtax somebody with something phrasal verb formalBLAMEto complain to someone they have done something wrong tax→ See Verb table
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tax with But the loudest gripes concerned my criticism of the legislation to phase out inheritance tax.A progressive tax structure is one in which the average tax rate rises with an individual's income level.You have my word upon it: whatever else I may seek to tax your brain with, definitely no mathematics.Thus inheritance tax is concerned with gratuitous transactions. 5.Britain now has a double tax agreement with most countries.Interest rates also reflect the tax liability associated with the income attached to the ownership of particular securities.Before 1988 the implicit tax rates associated with the poverty trap were also, in some cases, greater than 100%.When banking jobs disappear, tax dollars go with them.
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Verb table
tax
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theytax
he, she, ittaxes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theytaxed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave taxed
he, she, ithas taxed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad taxed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill tax
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have taxed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam taxing
he, she, itis taxing
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you, we, theyare taxing
Past
I, he, she, itwas taxing
you, we, theywere taxing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been taxing
he, she, ithas been taxing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been taxing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be taxing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been taxing
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