Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “state income tax”

state income tax

noun [C or U]    
GOVERNMENT, TAX in the US, a tax on workers' salaries or companies' profits that is paid to the government of a state: Kentuckians serving in the military would be exempt from state income tax under a proposal announced yesterday. Arizona residents paid $1,013 on average per year in state income taxes. → Compare federal income tax
(Definition of state income tax noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of state income tax

Word of the Day

sail

When a boat or a ship sails, it travels on the water.

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More