- taxpaying, noun
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How to use taxpayer in a sentence
The 2021 tax season is shaping up to be much like the touchdown of a tornado, leaving some taxpayers unscathed while creating turmoil for others.
This latest glitch comes just as the IRS announced the creation of a new position, the chief taxpayer experience officer, as part of the implementation of the 2019 taxpayer First Act.IRS mistakenly tells tens of thousands of taxpayers they won’t get their stimulus payments | Michelle Singletary | February 5, 2021 | Washington Post
Both Erie and the state of Pennsylvania had just committed to $16 million in improvements to the Seawolves stadium, with taxpayers footing $12 million of the bill with a grant.How Three Minor League Teams Saved Hometown Baseball | Nick Fouriezos | February 3, 2021 | Ozy
Along the way, Palantir has been propped up with taxpayer dollars.Local Law Enforcement Quiet on Relationships With ‘Predictive Policing’ Company | Jesse Marx | February 2, 2021 | Voice of San Diego
Each of those snow days can cost taxpayers about $90 million.
God help us, it all took place on our taxpayer dime, all in the name of defending the Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave.After Torture Report, Our Moral Authority As a Nation Is Gone | Nick Gillespie | December 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Even worse for fans of activist government, taxpayer information may have been shared by the taxman with the White House.
The septuagenarian duo of Harry Reid and Nancy Pelosi will be able to keep their chauffer-driven, taxpayer-funded limos.With Immigration Move, Obama and the Welfare Party Strike Again | Lloyd Green | November 24, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Mattson says the government bogarts this stuff, gathered at taxpayer expense, and maintains “a monopoly on the data.”
Every “Good Kill,” or successfully dispatched militant, costs $68,000 in taxpayer dollars.Ethan Hawke's 'Good Kill': A Searing Indictment of America's Drone Warfare Obsession | Marlow Stern | September 6, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
There is no need for the British taxpayer to be alarmed at this balance-sheet.Home Rule | Harold Spender
The British taxpayer, in a word, is thoroughly well looked after.Home Rule | Harold Spender
From year to year, as the expenses mounted up, more and more demands were made upon the taxpayer.
Perhaps in a year from the present date the British taxpayer will be in a position to admit the value of this prophecy.The Last Boer War | H. Rider Haggard
But the greatest inroads on the pockets of the taxpayer have been made under the pretense of charity.
British Dictionary definitions for taxpayer
a person or organization that pays taxes or is liable to taxation
- taxpaying, adjective
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