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English definition of “self-assessment”

self-assessment

noun [C or U]     /ˌself.əˈses.mənt/
a judgment , sometimes for official purposes , which you make about your abilities , qualities , or actions Judgments and analyses a system in which people calculate for themselves how much tax they must pay : Make sure that you have submitted your self-assessment tax return and paid your tax for this year by 31 January .Taxation
(Definition of self-assessment noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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