the percentage of the value of a property to be paid as a tax.
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- tax expenditure,
- tax haven,
- tax holiday,
- tax loophole,
- tax loss,
- tax relief,
- tax return,
- tax sale,
- tax sharing,
- tax shelter
Origin of tax rate
First recorded in 1875–80
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Examples from the Web for tax rate
People earning more than $500,000 a year have much more to gain from a tax-rate cut.
the percentage of income, wealth, etc, assessed as payable in taxation
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