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death duty

noun [C or U]
 
 
UK
TAX →  inheritance tax : Some assets may escape death duty if they are transferred seven years before death.
Translations of “death duty”
in Chinese (Traditional) 遺產稅…
in Chinese (Simplified) 遗产税…
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