tax evasion


noun

the nonpayment of taxes, as through the failure to report taxable income.

Origin of tax evasion

First recorded in 1920–25
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British Dictionary definitions for tax evasion

tax evasion


noun

reduction or minimization of tax liability by illegal methodsCompare tax avoidance
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