In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Financemasculine impuestomasculine tributo formalmasculine impuestoshow 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
- it can be offset against tax(es) — es desgravable
- 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 / (British) 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 — (act) ley tributaria
- 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
- There is nothing in the Constitution to prevent the States collecting their own income taxes (or taxes on services).
- Corporations often negotiate down their tax liability in disputed transactions.
- The administration established tariffs, which amounts to a tax on all consumers of steel.
- 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.
- All local governments in Kenya have taxing authority, including the right to levy a tax on property.
- Doing so will decrease their total tax bill on personal income when compared to reasonable salary levels.
- A carbon tax is a tax on the use of energy.
- The revenue from a tax on oil companies would then be passed directly to the motorist through cuts in fuel duty.
- In short, the income tax was not initially a tax on wages, nor on the working class.
- Clearly, lower taxes reinforced the spending splurge that generated the explosion in indirect tax receipts allowing taxes to be cut further.
- The empirical results indicate that a tax cut produces revenue and incentives to save.
- Thus a tax on rent may represent a violation of justice while a tax on other incomes does not.
- It would have replaced the corporate income tax with a tax on the net return to capital for all businesses.
- Second, lower prices for gasoline and other fuels are acting like a giant tax cut for both consumers and businesses.
- More than two-thirds of those surveyed said higher-income workers should pay tax on all their wages.
- Under the current method rates are increasingly becoming a wealth tax or a tax on assets held in the form of land.
- Reliable means exist to project the potential revenue of existing taxes in this business cycle.
- The general property tax was thus a tax on rent of land and the interest from its associated capital.
- Increase the progressivity of the federal income tax, and finance Medicare through increased sin taxes, gas taxes, and general revenue.
- Both opposed income taxes, excise taxes, and taxes on wealth in general.
2(strain)carga feminineit was a tax on my resources — me puso a prueba
- it proved too great a tax on his health — su salud no lo resistió
- The only tax on the reader's mind is to remember as many facts as possible.
1(company/goods/earnings) 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
- tax deducted at source — retenciones fiscales
- At the end of five years, only interest earned and capital gains are taxed at 23 per cent, in line with the tax treatment of other investment funds.
- I'd venture to guess that every form of income is taxed at least twice, and maybe three or four times.
- If your fund is worth more than the limit you could in future be taxed at 25% of the excess taken as income, or 55% on a lump sum.
- Under current law, such withdrawals are taxed at the student's tax rate.
- My understanding is that I am then taxed at my marginal rate of income tax on any capital gain.
- At present, land is taxed at a higher rate than improvements only in the counties of Hawaii and Kauai.
- Otherwise the profits are taxed at the full rate.
- Profits from unincorporated businesses are taxed at 15 percent.
- Owners of second homes who do not live permanently on the island are taxed at £2,060 a year for houses of up to 2,153 sq ft within two miles of the shore.
- In Ireland, a capital gain is generally taxed at 20 per cent, with the first £1,000 being exempt.
- I am a full-time engineering student and even my part-time work at a local supermarket is taxed at 50 per cent.
- All the business' earnings and profits are taxed at the personal level of the shareholders/owners.
- This can represent a significant tax saving, compared with an ordinary share option scheme where the option is generally exempt, but the gain is taxed at income tax rates.
- In companies like ours, the profit is taxed at the corporation rate.
- If one partner leaves the other his estate, it is taxed at the full death tax rate.
- Your taxable lump sum is taxed at your marginal rate of tax, either 20 per cent or 42 per cent.
- Dividends are taxed at your ordinary income tax rate.
- When you invest corporately, your earnings are initially taxed at very high rates.
- Interest income and short-term capital gains are still taxed at rates up to 35%.
- Chip sales are taxed at 17 per cent in China, but local manufacturers can claim up to 14 per cent of the levy back.
2.1(strain)(resources/strength/health) poner a prueba
- His battle with nature will end up taxing all his resourcefulness and overturning his usual elegance.
- The transition to a 3D world certainly taxes the Xbox's power but the game world is particularly vacuous.
- Second, the solution did not tax an already overburdened division transportation resource.
- Radeschi said the community's resources have been taxed by dealing with troubled youth.
- With resources taxed and false rumors howling, misinformation was rarely spread by the news media.
- You will definitely have to earn it, though, because I will often tax every physical and mental resource that you possess.
- And director Jasper Bagg takes on the title role with energy and commitment, though sometimes its sheer weight seems to be taxing his powers to the limit.
- Suffice to say, China will tax both the group's idealism and its stamina.
- The problem of what to do with clapped-out electronic equipment continues to tax the EU's best minds.
- The need to properly categorize, inventory and secure the massive number of garments and shoes must have taxed their resources and creativity.
- I am not condoning corporal punishment but some sympathy must go out to the teacher whose patience must have been taxed to the limit and which seems to have snapped.
- The influx of refugees and displaced persons taxed the already stretched resources of States.
2.2formal (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
- Tax me with my crimes!
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