tax allowance - definition in the Business English Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “tax allowance”

See all translations

tax allowance

noun [C]
 
 
UK ( US tax exemption) TAX
an amount of money that can be taken off someone's income and savings, or a company's profits before the tax owed is calculated: The married couple's tax allowance was withdrawn in the 1990s.
Translations of “tax allowance”
in Chinese (Traditional) 收入免稅額(指收入中不需交稅的部分)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 收入免税额(指收入中不需交税的部分)…
(Definition of tax allowance from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of tax allowance?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Business English definitions for “tax allowance”

Definitions of “tax allowance” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

kick off

the time when a game of football starts, or when it begins again after it has stopped because of a goal, etc.

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Liz Walter,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More