taxpayer

[ taks-pey-er ]
/ ˈtæksˌpeɪ ər /

noun

a person who pays a tax or is subject to taxation.
a temporary building that yields rent sufficient only to pay the taxes on the property on which it stands.

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Origin of taxpayer

First recorded in 1810–20; tax + payer

OTHER WORDS FROM taxpayer

taxpaying, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for taxpayer

taxpayer
/ (ˈtæksˌpeɪə) /

noun

a person or organization that pays taxes or is liable to taxation

Derived forms of taxpayer

taxpaying, adjective
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