a foreign country or corporation used to avoid or reduce income taxes, especially by investors from another country.
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Words nearby tax haven
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Example sentences from the Web for tax haven
Some 83 percent of top 100 publicly traded companies had tax-haven units in 2009, according to the GAO.8 Ridiculous Tax Loopholes: How Companies Are Avoiding the Tax Man|Josh Dzieza|February 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for tax haven
a country or state having a lower rate of taxation than elsewhere
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Cultural definitions for tax haven
A place that levies very low taxes or none at all on foreigners.
notes for tax haven
Monaco and various small Caribbean island nations are famous as tax havens.
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