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English definition of “indirect tax”

indirect tax

noun [C] uk   us  
UK a tax charged on goods and services rather than on the money that people earn
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Taxation
US a tax charged on goods before they reach their final buyerTaxation
indirect taxation
noun [U] uk   us  
Taxation
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