For the record, Huckabee is no Johnny-come-lately to the cause of overhauling the tax system.
Cyprus is a place through which Russian transactions flow in order to avoid Russian tax and Russian law, such as it is.
But confronting our spending problem, and our tax problem, is going to be extraordinarily painful.
As the number of tax targets shrinks, revenues from tax increases dwindle.
And what makes the overall budget plan an even tougher sell is that corporations and wealthy Americans would get tax cuts.
The revenue, arising from the tax on Real Estate, was this year $261,-86 cents.
The Colonists would not admit that Parliament had the right to tax them.
The tax upon the vocal organs is necessarily much greater than that in ordinary speaking schools.
This is equivalent to the imposition of a tax on all the sugar consumed at home.
It is a tax which very few people could pay, without encroaching more or less upon their capitals.
c.1300, "impose a tax on," from Old French taxer "impose a tax" (13c.), from Latin taxare "evaluate, estimate, assess, handle," also "censure, charge," probably a frequentative form of tangere "to touch" (see tangent). Sense of "burden, put a strain on" first recorded 1670s; that of "censure, reprove" is from 1560s. Its use in Luke ii for Greek apographein "to enter on a list, enroll" is due to Tyndale. Related: Taxed; taxing.
early 14c., "obligatory contribution levied by a sovereign or government," from Anglo-French tax, Old French taxe, and directly from Medieval Latin taxa, from Latin taxare (see tax (v.)). Related: taxes. Tax shelter is attested from 1961.