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tax evasion

the nonpayment of taxes, as through the failure to report taxable income.
Origin of tax evasion
First recorded in 1920-25 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • One might buy off an agent who was merely checking on tax evasion, but tobacco was another matter entirely.

    Insidekick Jesse Franklin Bone
British Dictionary definitions for tax evasion

tax evasion

reduction or minimization of tax liability by illegal methods Compare tax avoidance
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