In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
(in UK, in US)masculino impuestomasculino tributo formalimpuestoshow much tax do you pay — ¿cuánto paga de impuestos?
- free of tax — libre de impuestos
- to pay one's taxes — pagar los impuestos
- I paid $1,500 in tax(es) — pagué 1.500 dólares de / en impuestos
- to put / place a tax on sth — gravar algo con un impuesto
- (in US) federal/state taxes — impuestos federales/estatales / del estado
- tax on goods/services — impuesto sobre mercancías/servicios
- tax deducted at source — retenciones fiscales
- it can be offset against tax(es) — es desgravable
- before/after taxes /tax
- I earn £17,000 before/after tax(es) — gano 17.000 libras sin descontar/descontados los impuestos
- profits before/after tax(es) — beneficios antes/después de impuestos
- the first £2,000 is free of tax — las primeras 2.000 libras son / están libres de impuestos
- $20 including tax — 20 dólares impuestos incluidos
- before noun tax abatement / relief — desgravación (fiscal)
- tax base — base imponible / impositiva
- tax burden — carga tributaria / fiscal
- I get tax credits for my mortgage — me desgravan el interés sobre la hipoteca
- tax demand — solicitud de pago de impuestos
- tax form — formulario de declaración de renta
- tax incentive — incentivo fiscal
- tax law — (discipline) derecho tributario
- tax loophole — laguna fiscal
- for tax purposes — a efectos fiscales / impositivos
- tax rebate / refund — devolución de impuestos
- tax revenue — recaudación fiscal / tributaria
- the tax system — el sistema / el régimen tributario / fiscal
- (in UK) the tax year — el año / ejercicio fiscal
- A carbon tax is a tax on the use of energy.
- More than two-thirds of those surveyed said higher-income workers should pay tax on all their wages.
- The empirical results indicate that a tax cut produces revenue and incentives to save.
- Under the current method rates are increasingly becoming a wealth tax or a tax on assets held in the form of land.
- Clearly, lower taxes reinforced the spending splurge that generated the explosion in indirect tax receipts allowing taxes to be cut further.
- Doing so will decrease their total tax bill on personal income when compared to reasonable salary levels.
- Corporations often negotiate down their tax liability in disputed transactions.
- In short, the income tax was not initially a tax on wages, nor on the working class.
- Both opposed income taxes, excise taxes, and taxes on wealth in general.
- There is nothing in the Constitution to prevent the States collecting their own income taxes (or taxes on services).
- Thus a tax on rent may represent a violation of justice while a tax on other incomes does not.
- The general property tax was thus a tax on rent of land and the interest from its associated capital.
- Second, lower prices for gasoline and other fuels are acting like a giant tax cut for both consumers and businesses.
- So you will not have to pay tax on the expenses that are reimbursed to you, and the company will be able to allow the costs against its tax.
- It would have replaced the corporate income tax with a tax on the net return to capital for all businesses.
- The administration established tariffs, which amounts to a tax on all consumers of steel.
- All local governments in Kenya have taxing authority, including the right to levy a tax on property.
- Reliable means exist to project the potential revenue of existing taxes in this business cycle.
- The revenue from a tax on oil companies would then be passed directly to the motorist through cuts in fuel duty.
- Increase the progressivity of the federal income tax, and finance Medicare through increased sin taxes, gas taxes, and general revenue.
- The only tax on the reader's mind is to remember as many facts as possible.
2(strain)carga femeninoit was a tax on my resources — me puso a prueba
- it proved too great a tax on his health — su salud no lo resistió
1(company/earnings/goods) gravarwe're being taxed too highly — nos están cobrando demasiado en impuestos
- my income is taxed at source — mis ingresos ya vienen con los impuestos descontados
2(strain)(health/resources/strength) poner a prueba
3formal(charge)to tax sb with sth — acusar a algn de algo
- she became evasive when taxed with the matter — contestó con evasivas cuando se le planteó directamente el asunto
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