tax deed


noun

a title deed issued by a public authority to the purchaser of property sold for the nonpayment of taxes.

Nearby words

  1. tax avoidance,
  2. tax break,
  3. tax certificate,
  4. tax credit,
  5. tax deduction,
  6. tax disc,
  7. tax evasion,
  8. tax exile,
  9. tax expenditure,
  10. tax haven


Origin of tax deed

First recorded in 1860–65

Related formstax-deed·ed, adjective

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