Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

taxation

noun
     
Related topics: Tax
tax‧a‧tion W3 [uncountable] formal
1PET the system of charging taxes:
the government's economic and taxation policy
direct taxation (=tax on income)
indirect taxation (=tax on things you buy)
2PET money collected from taxes:
higher levels of taxation

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary