a foreign country or corporation used to avoid or reduce income taxes, especially by investors from another country.
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- tax deed,
- tax disc,
- tax evasion,
- tax exile,
- tax expenditure,
- tax holiday,
- tax loophole,
- tax loss,
- tax rate,
- tax relief
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a country or state having a lower rate of taxation than elsewhere
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A place that levies very low taxes or none at all on foreigners.
Monaco and various small Caribbean island nations are famous as tax havens.
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