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The bill would impose a new surtax on millionaires, for example, along with new minimums on companies that under current law pay nothing in income tax to the government — even in years when those firms profit handsomely.
The Medicare surtax is collected efficiently and automatically.Obama Finds Healthcare.gov’s New Hero|Daniel Gross|October 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Regardless, the Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. Obamacare) will impose a dividend surtax of 3.8 percent on the highest earners.Fiscal Cliff Spurs Record Special Dividend Payouts|Matthew Zeitlin|December 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
When the Affordable Care Act is fully implemented, the top rate will rise past 40%, including the new health care surtax.10 Questions for President Obama|David Frum|October 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Because the Democrats want to pay for it with a small surtax on the very top earners.Michael Tomasky: GOP Is Set to Self-Destruct Over Payroll Tax|Michael Tomasky|November 29, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The Democrats want to pay for it with a 3.5 percent surtax on dollars earned over $1 million per year.Michael Tomasky: GOP Is Set to Self-Destruct Over Payroll Tax|Michael Tomasky|November 29, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Since April 1905 a surtax of 7% has been imposed on all goods of other than French origin.
In addition, a surtax of five francs gold per bag (961⁄4 cents) was placed on every bag exported to pay carrying charges.All About Coffee|William H. Ukers
The Government asked for power to increase the existing surtax to 20 per cent, if needed.The Annual Register 1914|Anonymous
What we call the normal income tax is the ordinary tax; what we call the surtax is the supertax.The American Language|Henry L. Mencken
Rich people, since the income tax, are officially those who pay the tax but not the surtax.
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Cultural definitions for surtax
A tax added to an existing tax. To help finance the Vietnam War, for example, Congress imposed a surtax on the federal income tax.